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March 06, 2015
Geisinger opens Northeast Healthy Aging Clinic

Geisinger Women's Health is now accepting patients for a new Northeast Healthy Aging Clinic to provide specialized, compassionate care to assist women between the ages of 40 and 60 as their body transitions through the normal aging process. The clinic will begin seeing patients next month at Geisinger East Mountain Specialty Clinic, 1155 East Mountain Boulevard, Wilkes-Barre. Read more

February 27, 2015
Geisinger Women's Heart Health Project awarded $100,000 Heart to Heart Grant from Alpha Phi Foundation

Geisinger Health System's Heart and Vascular Institute and the Women's Health Service Line have been selected as the 2015 recipient of the $100,000 Heart to Heart Grant from Alpha Phi Foundation. The grant will be used to fund a personalized medicine and education program focused on keeping women's hearts healthy. Read more

February 27, 2015
Marworth donation brings life-saving tool to local police departments

Marworth Alcohol and Chemical Dependency Treatment Center in Waverly recently donated $15,000 to supply local police departments with a new life-saving tool. Read more

February 26, 2015
Geisinger Medical Center nursing units receive Beacon Awards for Excellence

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) recently awarded two Beacon Awards for Excellence to nursing units at Geisinger Medical Center (GMC). The Adult Intensive Care Unit was granted a gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence, one of only six nursing units in Pennsylvania to be recognized with the award. The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Janet Weis Children's Hospital was granted a silver-level award, one of only 15 nursing units to win silver in Pennsylvania. Read more

February 23, 2015
Geisinger Health System names David T. Feinberg, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer

The Geisinger Health System Foundation Board of Directors announced today the appointment of David T. Feinberg, M.D., M.B.A., as the organization's new president and chief executive officer, effective May 1, 2015. Dr. Feinberg, who is succeeding Glenn Steele, Jr., M.D., Ph.D., is currently serves as president of the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) Health System; chief executive officer, UCLA Hospital System; and Associate Vice Chancellor, UCLA Health Sciences in California. Read more

February 18, 2015
Geisinger pathology team authors two volumes of leading professional journal

The Geisinger Health System pathology staff authored 14 articles for two special issues of the Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, providing an update in immunohistochemistry -- a molecular cell staining technique that plays an important role in cancer diagnosis and classification, and is a major diagnostic technique in the field of pathology. Published by the College of American Pathologists, The Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine is one of the most widely read pathology journals. Read more

February 17, 2015
Geisinger Life Flight recognized for best pre-hospital care for children

Geisinger Life Flight was recently recognized by the Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council for Children Voluntary Recognition Program as a Level IV-Master service providing the best pre-hospital care for children. Read more

February 17, 2015
Geisinger dermatologist elected board president of statewide professional organization

Geisinger dermatologist and Mohs surgeon Christine Cabell, M.D., F.A.A.D., was recently elected to serve as Board of Directors President of the Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery for 2015. Read more

January 05, 2015
A Century of Innovation: Geisinger Health System Celebrating 100 Years of Excellence in 2015

In honor of Geisinger Health System's100th anniversary, the health system is announcing celebratory obervances in the months leading up to Sept. 12, 2015 that include an historic exhibit, an original time capsule unveiling, employee celebrations and a two-day national health symposia and reception. Read more

December 12, 2014
Vascular surgeon joins Geisinger-Community Medical Center

Steven J. Busuttil, MD, has joined the Geisinger Heart and Vascular Institute at Geisinger-Community Medical Center - home to Lackawanna County's first and only accredited Heart Attack Receiving Center - as a vascular surgeon. Read more

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