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  • Medical Minute - American Diabetes Month

    Date: 10/23/2016

    Introducing 'Medical Minute' - broadcasting on WGTY and WYCR. In this week's edition, learn more about diabetes and American Diabetes Month. Today 1 in 11 Americans has diabetes. Eighty-six million more are at risk and every twenty-three seconds someone in the U.S. is diagnosed with the disease. November is American diabetes month and it's an important part of the efforts of the American Diabetes Association to focus our Nation's attention on the disease and the tens of millions of people affected by it....

  • Congratulations to Jeremy Wildenstein, our October FOCUSED Award winner!

    Date: 10/19/2016

    Jeremy was nominated by Sandy Okum and Martha Yost from Education Services, and was “caught” role modeling ALL of the Standards of Performance! Excerpt from his nomination: "...He immediately responded to our concern. He was so friendly and recognized how disruptive the noise was to our class participants as well as to the speakers (FRIENDLY). He knows that we are not able to drain the pipes ourselves, so each week (DEVOTED) he checks the room before our classes to make sure it is quiet (OWNER MINDED &am...

  • FREE "Dinner with a Doc" Presentation on Diabetes

    Date: 10/17/2016

    Please join us for a “Dinner with a Doc” program featuring Hanover endocrinologist James Dicke, M.D. , on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at the York Street Medical Center, 400 York Street, Hanover, PA.  Dr. Dicke, of Hanover Medical Group Endocrinology, will discuss updates in managing diabetes, what is on the horizon and how working with an endocrinologist can be very beneficial to the process. Dinner will be served from 5 to 6 p.m. The presentation will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. There is no cost for...

  • Medical Minute - 3-D Mammography

    Date: 10/16/2016

    Introducing 'Medical Minute' - broadcasting on WGTY and WYCR. In this week's edition, learn more about the new 3-D mammography. Recently, the American Cancer Society released new guidelines for breast cancer screening. For women at average risk, annual mammogram screenings should start at age 45. It is well known that early detection through mammography can be a life saver, but did you know that all mammograms are not the same. New 3-D mammography has proven to be superior to the existing digital technol...

  • October 2016 "On-Hold" Messages

    Date: 10/10/2016

    We’re pleased to welcome Dr. Nicolas Habib [ha-BEEB] , a lung specialist, to Hanover Medical Group Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine, joining Drs. Ader and Bishay, and Lauren Penrose, PA-C. The team works together to offer patients with lung disease and sleep disorders the proper education and support to maximize their functional ability. Hanover Medical Group Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine is located at the Hillside Medical Center, in Hanover. For information or to schedule an appointment, please call 717-...

  • Stephen Wright is our new DAISY Award honoree!

    Date: 10/4/2016

    To be recognized as a DAISY Honoree, a nurse’s clinical skill and compassionate care exemplify the kind of nurse that our patients, their families, and our staff recognize as an outstanding role model. This nurse consistently meets all of the following criteria: • Exemplary Service • Compassionate Care • Commitment to Excellence • Advocacy Professionalism • Dedication by Consistently Going Above and Beyond Stephen Wright, and RN in the Emergency Department, was nominated by a patient's mother for "exhibi...

  • New Advances in Shoulder Treatment is Topic of “Dinner With a Doc”

    Date: 9/26/2016

    Join us to learn of new advances in shoulder treatment on Thursday, October 13, 2016 as Hanover Hospital and WellSpan Orthopedics present “Dinner with a Doc” at the York Street Medical Center, 400 York Street, Hanover, PA. Dinner will be served from 5 to 6 p.m., with the presentation to follow at 6 p.m. Samuel D’Agata, M.D., an Orthopedic Surgeon with WellSpan Orthopedics, Hanover, will present information on a new advanced procedure for those who have been diagnosed with rotator cuff tears that are not ...

  • Medical Minute - Express Care versus Emergency Room

    Date: 9/21/2016

    Introducing 'Medical Minute' - broadcasting on WGTY and WYCR. In this week's edition, learn about choosing whether to visit the Express Care or go to the Emergency Room. Hurt or Sick and need attention fast? Do you head to Express Care or to the Emergency Room? Making the right call can mean receiving the best care or treatment for your situation. When time is of the essence, the right choice for treatment can be one of the most important decisions you'll ever make. To learn more about our Express Cares,...

  • Congratulations to the team members on E4 who are our September FOCUSED Award Winners!

    Date: 9/20/2016

    Amanda Darrow, Mike Kapusta and Dr. Ketan Shah were nominated by April Kalthof, and were “caught” role modeling ALL of the Standards of Performance during a specific situation with a patient on E4. We've also recognized April for her part in this event. Excerpt from their nomination: "I was assigned to a specific patient on my last weekend. I was precepting Mike Kapusta, and Amanda was in charge. When we came in on Saturday, we found out that our patient’s daughter was getting married that day and he was...

  • Thank you to our walkers, donors, and volunteers who participated in the 12th Annual Heart Walk!

    Date: 9/19/2016

    The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association's premiere event for raising funds to save lives from this country's No. 1 and No. 5 killers - heart disease and stroke. Designed to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living, the Heart Walk creates an environment that's fun and rewarding for the entire family. The American Heart Association is the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to defeating heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases. Our mission is to build healthier...