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Browse our newsroom (below) to learn more about the events and programs at UPMC Pinnacle Hanover, current announcements, accomplishments we have achieved, and the recognition we have received. You can also search this page for press releases about UPMC Pinnacle Hanover, as well as links to articles and videos about the hospital in the media. 
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  • Community Multiphasic Blood Screening

    Date: 2/7/2018

    Registration for our March 9th screening begins:  February 5, 2018 Registration ends:  when capacity is reached This low-cost, comprehensive, multiphasic blood screening can assist your physician in the detection of health problems such as heart disease, kidney or liver disease, some forms of cancer, diabetes, muscle or bone disease, and anemia. 12 hours of fasting are required. AVAILABLE TESTS & COST: Multiphasic Blood Screen........$32.00 Thyroid Screen (TSH)............$12.00 Glyco...

  • 10 Benefits of Exercise for Your Heart

    Date: 2/5/2018

    When we think about exercise, we often think the number on the scale or on the tag inside our jeans. Yet, doctors recommend physical fitness for our overall health – for the long- and short-term. During our chosen activity, we are engaging our muscles for improved strength and endurance. Click here to read more in our "Healthier You Blog" post by Dr. Gagandeep Gurm, MD.

  • Medical Minute - Primary Care Providers

    Date: 1/25/2018

    Family health and primary care represent the first level of the health care system. At UPMC Pinnacle Hanover, PCP stands for a lot more than Primary Care Provider. It means care that fits your life. It means an approach to care that makes you part of the team and involves you in decisions about your own health. It means doctors, nurses, and caregivers that are a part of your community. With offices located throughout Hanover and in Littlestown, Spring Grove, and New Oxford, it means that there is a UPMC ...

  • Freedom From Smoking: Quit Course, Winter Sessions Begin

    Date: 1/18/2018

    Whether you are ready to quit today or in the near future, learn about proven ways to stop smoking and determine which method is best for you. Click here to view/print flyer (pdf). Nicotine, the active substance in cigarettes and other tobacco products, is as addictive as any hard drug, such as heroin or cocaine. But, if you want a chance at breathing more easily and living a full quality of life, you have to quit. When you are ready to do it, you have resources available to help you succeed! UPMC Pinnac...

  • NEW! HMG Multi-Specialty Center NOW OPEN.

    Date: 1/8/2018

    Hanover Medical Group has opened a new location in Gettysburg on January 8, 2018. The HMG Multi-Specialty Center is located at 20 Expedition Trail, Suite 203 in Gettysburg. The practice will offer heart and vascular, endocrinology and ob-gyn services. The physicians and providers you trust will be rotating through this practice. We are excited to provide expanded services to the Gettysburg and surrounding communities. All practices are accepting new patients. Click here to learn more about the Gettysburg...

  • COMING SOON: Robotic Surgery!

    Date: 1/3/2018

    UPMC Pinnacle Hanover will soon be offering the da Vinci® robotic-assisted system as a minimally invasive surgical option. Our physicians and staff are now in training to be able to offer this option to our community. This minimally invasive option allows trained surgeons to perform a wide range of complex operations through a few small incisions. Utilizing an advanced robotics computer, this system allows the surgeon to remain 100% in control at all times. Each movement of the surgeon’s hand is tra...

  • Happy and Healthy Holidays

    Date: 12/21/2017

    UPMC Pinnacle Hanover wishes you the happiest and healthiest holiday season. Make your new year's resolution to get in shape and keep your resolution by joining our Medical Fitness Center . Kick off the new year with a program designed to promote health and fitness to individuals with medical conditions as well as those seeking general conditioning. From teens to seniors, the center provides individualized, medically supervised, exercise and nutrition programs. Located in the Hillside Medical Center, our...

  • Register Now for the Next “Freedom From Smoking” Quit Course

    Date: 12/20/2017

    Whether you are ready to quit today or in the near future, learn about proven ways to stop smoking and determine which method is best for you. Click here to view/print flyer (pdf). Nicotine, the active substance in cigarettes and other tobacco products, is as addictive as any hard drug, such as heroin or cocaine. But, if you want a chance at breathing more easily and living a full quality of life, you have to quit. When you are ready to do it, you have resources available to help you succeed! UPMC Pinnac...

  • Convenient Online Medical Visits With Healthlynk

    Date: 12/18/2017

    With the hustle-and-bustle of the holidays, who has time to sit around waiting for a doctors appointment. Save time and gas with Healthlynk, UPMC Pinnacle Hanover's convenient way to get an online medical visit with no appointment necessary. Healthlynk provides easy access to medical professionals via your desktop, mobile device, or tablet. There's no worry about exposure to others' illnesses, as you'll have a secure, private connection from the comfort of your own home or office. Prescriptions, lab, and...

  • Congrats to Christina Spahr, December 2017 FOCUSED Award winner!

    Date: 12/14/2017

    Christina was nominated by Cathy Torgeson from E4 and was “caught” role modeling ALL of the Standards of Performance. Christina won the FOCUSED Award in November 2014, thus she is the FIRST person in the organization to have won the award TWICE! Excerpt from her nomination: “Christina went out of her way to boost the spirits of a long term patient on E4 who is waiting for placement. She not only bought Halloween and fall decorations, but took time out of her day to decorate the patient's entire room...” ...