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July 16, 2015
Geisinger named among nation's 'Most Wired' providers

Geisinger Health System has been listed for the thirteenth consecutive year among the country's "Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems" by Hospitals & Health Networks Magazine. Read more

July 07, 2015
Geisinger investigator receives $1.5 million NIH award to study Parkinson's disease

Geisinger investigator Janet Robishaw, Ph.D., has received a $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study a key signaling pathway that is dysfunctional in Parkinson's disease. Read more

July 07, 2015
Geisinger researchers receive $1.9 million NIH grant to study genetic basis of disease

Geisinger investigators Tooraj Mirshahi, Ph.D., and Janet Robishaw, Ph.D., have been awarded $1,928,660 by the National Institutes of Health to study human genetic variants that contribute to diseases. Read more

July 02, 2015
Annual Geisinger Transplant Program Picnic held at Knoebels Amusement Resort

Nearly 500 patients, families and medical specialists who have participated in organ donation or organ transplant at Geisinger Health System attended the annual Geisinger Transplant Program Picnic June 26. Read more

June 30, 2015
New pediatric clinic to manage medically complex pediatric patients

Beginning in July, Michaelyn Notz (right), D.O., pediatrician at Geisinger Health System's Janet Weis Children's Hospital, will provide additional care for pediatric patients who have medically complex conditions in the new Pediatric Complex Care Clinic. Read more

June 30, 2015
Geisinger pediatric orthopedic surgeon providing services in Mechanicsburg

Meagan Fernandez, D.O., pediatric orthopedic surgeon, Geisinger Health System, is now providing outreach services at Geisinger Pediatric Specialties Silver Creek, 335 Lambs Gap Road. Dr. Fernandez is offering pre- and post-operative consultations in Mechanicsburg while performing surgical procedures at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Read more

June 23, 2015
Child Advocacy Center planning move to Sunbury through building gift donation

Thanks to a gift by Penn and Stan Seiple of Mid State Realty, the Seiple Family Foundation, and the Degenstein Foundation, all from Sunbury, the Child Advocacy Center (CAC) of the Central Susquehanna Valley, a division of Geisinger Health System's Janet Weis Children's Hospital, is planning to move from its current location at 173 Point Township Drive, Northumberland, to a building at 218 Chestnut St., Sunbury. The move to the three-story, 6,900-square foot building will more than quadruple the space of the CAC and provide for an expansion of its programming and is tentatively planned by the end of the calendar year. Read more

June 22, 2015
Geisinger Health System receives Platinum Award from the National Business Group on Health

Geisinger Health System has received the Platinum Award from the National Business Group on Health for its ongoing commitment to promoting healthy work environments and encouraging workers to live healthier lifestyles. The 2015 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles awards were presented on Wednesday, June 17, at the Business Group's Institute on Innovation in Workforce Well-being Leadership Summit held in Washington, D.C. Read more

June 18, 2015
GMC Hospital for Advanced Medicine named for Dr. Glenn Steele, Jr.

The Hospital for Advanced Medicine (HfAM) at Geisinger Medical Center (GMC) will now be named in honor of Glenn D. Steele, Jr., M.D., Ph.D., who served as president and chief executive officer of Geisinger Health System from March 1, 2001 through April 30, 2015. The announcement was made during a ceremony today to unveil a portrait of Dr. Steele, which will hang in the HfAM lobby. Read more

May 07, 2015
Obstetrician/gynecologist joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley

Gennadiy Ivanov, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., recently joined Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center as an obstetrician/gynecologist. Read more

May 04, 2015
Internal medicine doctor joins Geisinger in Wilkes-Barre

Michael Fox, M.D., recently joined Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center as an internal medicine physician. 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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