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  • Medical Minute - Bug Safety

    Date: 6/19/2017

    'Medical Minute' - broadcasting on WGTY and WYCR. In this week's edition, learn about bug safety. Click PLAY to learn more... Warmer weather means bugs; biting bugs, stinging bugs, mosquitoes that can spread viruses like West Nile and Zika , and ticks that transmit lyme disease. Here are tips to avoid bites and stings this summer: Don't use scented soaps, perfumes, or hairsprays. Avoid areas where insects nest or congregate such as stagnant pools of water, long grasses, uncovered foods, and flowers in bl...

  • June is National Men's Health Month

    Date: 6/15/2017

    Click PLAY for audio: Did you know that women are way more likely to visit the doctor for annual examinations and preventive services than men? Perhaps then, it's no wonder that men die at higher rates from the top ten leading causes and 5 years earlier on average than women. Heart disease, cancer, and injuries are no place for pride in winning numbers. Men, when it comes to your health, skip the macho attitude and stop ignoring symptoms. June is men's health month and its purpose is to heighten the awar...

  • The Total Wound Care Center Recognized with National Award

    Date: 6/15/2017

    The Total Wound Care Center at Hanover Hospital has been recognized with a national award for continued excellence in wound healing. Leaders, physicians and clinicians from the Total Wound Care Center gathered today to celebrate the Center’s receipt of the Robert A. Warriner III Center of Excellence award. The Center of Excellence award is given to Wound Care Centers® in the Healogics network that have met the highest level of quality standards for a minimum of two consecutive years. The Total Wound Care...

  • Medical Minute - Golf Tournament

    Date: 6/12/2017

    'Medical Minute' - broadcasting on WGTY and WYCR. In this week's edition, learn about our upcoming golf tournament. Click PLAY to learn more... Get into the swing of things by supporting your community's health. Hanover Hospital is pleased to announce the 30th anniversary of its annual golf tournament. Hanover Hospital has been blessed by the community's generosity and support for this tournament over the past 29 years and we are grateful for every dollar donated. This year's tournament will benefit our ...

  • June 2017 "On-Hold" Messages

    Date: 6/1/2017

    Have you ever started listening to our "On-Hold" messages, and the person you were waiting for comes back on the line, but you’ve missed the remainder of the message? View the messages for the current month, in their entirety, right here. We’re pleased to welcome Dr. Renee Roy , a family physician, to the staff of Hanover Medical Group Littlestown Family Medicine, in Littlestown. She joins Dr. Charles Kovalchick [Ko-VALL-chick] and Chelsey Fenby, PA-C. As a physician, Dr. Roy enjoys helping people, parti...

  • New Family Physician Joins Littlestown Practice

    Date: 5/25/2017

    Welcome to Renee Roy, M.D., the newest family physician at Hanover Medical Group Littlestown Family Medicine , who joins Dr. Charles Kovalchick and Chelsea Fenby, PA-C. A native of Canada, Dr. Roy worked at the St. Anthony Physicians Group, OK for many years, and most recently, was employed by Saints Medical Group in Midwest City, OK. Board Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, Dr. Roy earned her Medical Doctorate with Master in Surgery Degree (MDCM) at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, ...

  • Hanover Hospital's 30th Annual Golf Tournament to Benefit the Newly Constructed Mammography Center

    Date: 5/22/2017

    Hanover Hospital is pleased to announce that it will be celebrating the 30th Anniversary of its Annual Golf Tournament. This year’s tournament will benefit the newly constructed Mammography Center. The new center will bring all of the mammography services together in one location, including 3D Mammography technology. This technology offers increased cancer detection, decreases callback rates, refines definition of structures within breast tissue, and improves lesion visibility. It will dramatically impro...

  • May 2017 "On-Hold" Messages

    Date: 5/1/2017

    Stroke doesn’t have to lead to disability or death. The key is to recognize a stroke and get to the hospital as soon as possible. May is National Stroke Month – the perfect time to learn how to recognize the signs of stroke and what to do, using the acronym F.A.S.T. F=Face —Can the person smile? A=Arm Weakness—Can the person lift both arms or does one drift downward? S=Speech Difficulty—ask the person to repeat a simple phrase. Is their speech slurred or unrecognizable? T=Time —Call 911 immediately if y...

  • Mother’s Day “Garland of Roses” Honors Special Women in Our Lives - Sponsored by Mountain View OB-GYN

    Date: 4/13/2017

    The Hanover Hospital Auxiliary is proud to present their 16th annual springtime event, “The Mother’s Day Garland of Roses,” to honor the special women in our lives. For a donation of $5, a rose will be added to a decorative garland placed on the evergreen tree located on the south corner of Highland Avenue and Charles Street. The rose is added in honor, remembrance, or in appreciation of a woman (or women) close to the contributor’s heart. An acknowledgement card is sent to the honoree or their family. T...

  • Hanover Hospital Awarded Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification from The Joint Commission

    Date: 4/2/2017

    Hanover Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care. During a rigorous on-site review, Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with national disease-specific care standards as well as with stroke-specific requirements. Clinical practice guidelines and performance measures also were assessed. ...