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December 31

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center receives breast cancer re-accreditation Read more



December 27

Geisinger earns Joint Accreditation for continuing education program Read more



December 19

Geisinger's Department of Endoscopy donates more than $5,000 worth of medical supplies Read more



December 18

Geisinger Athletic trainers cover all star game Read more



December 18

GMC surgical team implants 100th Medtronic CoreValve in Scranton man Read more



December 17

RSV prompts child visitation restrictions at Geisinger hospitals Read more



December 11

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center named Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center Read more



December 11

GMC honored by Highmark Quality Blue for readmission rate reduction Read more



December 10

RSV prompts child visitation restrictions at Geisinger Read more



December 10

Mifflinburg High School and community raise more than $7,000 for Geisinger Cancer Institute Read more



December 10

Craig Bower Lung Cancer Awareness Fund at Geisinger donates more than $10,000 Read more



November 27

Geisinger Trusted Advisor Experts to host discussion on Affordable Care Act Read more



November 20

Geisinger-Weis Markets Family History Campaign dishes up Thanksgiving opportunity Read more



November 20

Geisinger maternal-fetal medicine relocates to new Forty Fort location Read more



November 15

Geisinger Health System wins Medline's third annual national Pink Glove video competition Read more



November 15

Geisinger Medical Center receives Mission: Lifeline Performance Achievement Award Read more



November 15

Steven L. Strongwater, M.D., named Geisinger Chief Medical Executive for Acquisition Integration Read more



November 13

AtlantiCare and Geisinger health systems sign letter of intent Read more



November 13

Geisinger invites public to Pink Glove Dance results announcement Friday Read more



October 30

Geisinger to host comparative effectiveness research conference in Washington, D.C. Nov. 14 Read more



October 28

Geisinger adds neurosurgery residency Read more



October 28

Ethics in a Changing World Read more



October 25

Kohl's presents $83,736 to Geisinger at Susquehanna University event Read more



October 22

Geisinger employees dance for breast cancer awareness Read more



October 22

March of Dimes to honor Geisinger department of neonatology Read more



October 10

Geisinger Life Flight to be honored as American Red Cross Everyday Hero Read more



October 10

Geisinger offers tips for packing healthy lunches Read more



October 10

Geisinger cooking demonstration for diabetes health Read more



October 04

Geisinger receives award from Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to study communication of genomic lab results Read more



October 01

Study with Geisinger identifies genes associated with unhealthy liver function Read more



September 30

Geisinger launches Trusted Advisor program to help explain health reform Read more



September 26

Geisinger genomics researchers take leading role in Clinical Genome Project Read more



September 26

Geisinger-Community Medical Center receives national award Read more



September 24

Geisinger Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine staff offered an Advance Track Educational Symposium on Emergency Management of Athletic Injuries Read more



September 24

Geisinger genomics director says EHRs key to effective use of genetic information Read more



September 24

Geisinger Institute for Advanced Application to advance innovative solutions, transform health care delivery Read more



September 23

GMC team wins 2013 Environmental Service Department of the Year Award Read more



September 16

Geisinger study provides score system to predict likelihood of diabetes remission after weight-loss surgery Read more



September 16

Exposure to pig farms and manure fertilizers associated with MRSA infections Read more



September 13

Geisinger surgeon first in state to robotically biopsy bones with new device Read more



September 13

Marworth medical director appointed secretary of the American Society of Addiction Medicine Read more



September 13

Justin Drive Office Building earns LEED certification Read more



September 12

Geisinger radiology resident awarded prestigious Holman Research Pathway Read more



September 11

Geisinger Medical Center and Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center named Mission: Lifeline Receiving Centers Read more



September 09

Geisinger Health System and Holy Spirit Health System sign letter of intent to pursue affiliation Read more



September 04

Geisinger Medical Center earns EPA's ENERGY STAR certification Read more



September 04

Geisinger director of heart failure named to national health care quality panel Read more



August 29

Geisinger pediatric heart surgeries report zero mortalities in 2012 Read more



August 28

Geisinger resident's study is first to assess effects of ADHD, inexperience, texting on driving Read more



August 23

Award-winning fashion photographer to present famed photo and video exhibit in Sept. series Read more



August 20

Geisinger Health System to compete in Pink Glove Dance Read more



August 16

Dr. Ira Stanley Frye first Geisinger surgeon to remove uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes with single-incision laparoscopic procedure Read more



August 06

New Geisinger clinic opening in Orwigsburg Read more



August 06

Geisinger to purchase Holy Family Convent in Danville Read more



August 02

Geisinger-Woodbine now offering ultrasound services Read more



August 02

Geisinger Medical Center's House of Care to host artist reception Read more



August 01

Geisinger Wyoming Valley earns Blue Distinction Center Award for knee and hip replacement, spine surgery Read more



July 31

Geisinger Medical Center earns redesignation as a Magnet hospital Read more



July 29

Geisinger Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine participate in PA Athletic Trainers' Society Annual Meeting Read more



July 26

Keystone Health Information Exchange expands to include critical heart monitoring information Read more



July 19

Geisinger Ophthalmology-Shamokin opens, LeMasters moves practice to new clinic Read more



July 17

Geisinger receives prestigious department of health research grant Read more



July 16

Geisinger named among the national Most Wired providers Read more



July 08

Geisinger neurologist named to American Heart Association regional board of directors Read more



July 01

Staying Cool in a Heat Wave Read more



June 27

Geisinger upgrades Radiation Oncology-Pottsville practice Read more



June 26

Geisinger Health System purchases five room-disinfecting robots Read more



June 25

Parents need to address ATV safety with their kids Read more



June 24

Geisinger Medical Oncology-Pottsville opens Read more



June 19

Geisinger annual economic impact reported at $6.1 billion Read more



June 16

Kidney transplants provide two dads Father's Day gifts Read more



June 14

Geisinger Health System Chief Scientific Officer Lauds Supreme Court Ruling on Human Gene Patenting Read more



June 12

GWV receives transplant award Read more



June 11

GWV, G-CMC pilot program to speed heart attack care Read more



June 06

Health Care Quality Unit director appointed to Arc of Susquehanna board Read more



May 31

Geisinger among 65 employers in nation recognized for promoting healthy workplaces, lifestyles Read more



May 31

Geisinger performs 17 free surgeries as part of Mission Cataract Read more



May 31

Geisinger Medical Center awarded Mission: Lifeline Achievement Award Read more



May 31

Geisinger physicians named to Best Doctor's list Read more



May 31

Glenn Steele Jr., M.D., Ph.D., named among 100 Leaders of Great Hospitals in America Read more



May 28

David Evans receives presidential award from Bucknell Read more



May 28

David Evans receives presidential award from Bucknell Read more



May 22

Geisinger launches formal military veteran recruitment effort Read more



May 17

Geisinger Stroke Program director provides advice on avoiding stroke Read more



May 17

New genetic evidence suggests a continuum among neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders Read more



May 10

Geisinger partners with Indivumed for personalized medicine initiative Read more



May 07

Geisinger to study mental health effects of Hurricane Sandy Read more



May 07

Geisinger gives patients access to doctors' notes Read more



May 06

GMC Childbirth Center, NICU earn Lactation Care Award Read more



May 03

Auxiliary at GMC Approves 2013 Project Funds Read more



May 03

Eagle Rock Community Association donates $9,200 to Hazleton Cancer Center Read more



April 30

Public notice of Magnet Recognition Program site visit Read more



April 25

Geisinger, Bucknell open Autism and Developmental Medicine Center Read more



April 25

Geisinger Medical Center endoscopy earns national recognition Read more



April 25

Geisinger Medical Center named one of nation's top hospitals for safety Read more



April 23

GMC neurological surgeon takes leadership posts in two major surgical associations Read more



April 22

Geisinger Medical Center cuts ribbon on the new endoscopy suite Read more



April 19

GMC receives national recognition as preferred health care destination Read more



April 18

Symposium marks Autism Awareness Month and opening of Geisinger- Bucknell Autism and Developmental Medicine Center Read more



April 16

New genetic evidence suggests a continuum among neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders Read more



April 11

Geisinger recognized with best practice award in genome analysis Read more



April 05

Geisinger physician re-elected to board of Pennsylvania medical association Read more



April 04

Geisinger Medical Center unveils new endoscopy suite Read more



March 29

Geisinger Medical Center receives national MS recognition Read more



March 21

Geisinger breaks ground on new Laboratory Medicine Building Read more



March 21

Geisinger Medical Center to begin room service dining Read more



March 18

GMC surgeons to provide services at Geisinger-Lycoming clinic Read more



March 14

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center earns accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care Read more



March 13

Geisinger pediatric orthopedic surgeon to provide services in Harrisburg Read more



March 13

Geisinger tops off future Orwigsburg clinic Read more



March 06

Geisinger Hospital for Advanced Medicine opens new inpatient unit Read more



March 04

xG Health Solutions appoints chief medical officer and chief of population health Read more



March 01

Low-cost health IT connectivity for skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies provides more efficient healthcare Read more



March 01

Geisinger facilities earn ACR accreditation Read more



March 01

Geisinger orthopaedic surgeon to participate in national health initiative Read more



February 27

Geisinger adds Cinemavision to MRI units Read more



February 26

Geisinger employees make record donations to United Way Read more



February 25

xG Health Solutions appoints president, chief operating officer Read more



February 21

Care Connectivity Consortium and Healtheway announce collaboration to advance national patient data sharing Read more



February 20

Geisinger chief quality officer appointed to state's Patient Safety Authority Read more



February 18

Degenstein Foundation invests $1 million in Geisinger research project Read more



February 15

All matters of the heart will be discussed on the next all-new State of Pennsylvania on WVIA Read more



February 13

Geisinger chairman of orthopedic surgery named keynote speaker at national conference Read more



February 08

Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital celebrated first midwife delivery Read more



February 04

Geisinger launches xG Health Solutions Read more



January 24

Three Janet Weis Childen's Hospital patients thriving, planning to give back Read more



January 17

Restrictive diet may have little benefit on elderlys' health Read more



January 16

Geisinger hospitals honored for organ, tissue donation efforts Read more



January 10

Geisinger recognized in international contest to interpret three families' genomes Read more



January 10

First LVAD, the bionic heart, implanted at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



January 07

No word yet from IRS regarding medical resident FICA tax refunds Read more



January 04

GMC chief medical officer elected to HAP board of directors Read more



January 02

Two long-term pediatric patients hope to give back to other children Read more



January 02

Reach Out and Read literacy program introduced at Geisinger-Susquehanna University Read more



New Doctors


November 20

Female urogynecologist joins Geisinger Women's Health-Wilkes-Barre Read more



November 20

Female gynecological oncologist joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Read more



November 15

Physician assistant joins Geisinger-Orwigsburg Read more



October 08

Orthopaedic hand surgeon joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



October 08

Interventional cardiologist joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



October 08

Neurodevelopmental pediatrician joins Geisinger-Bucknell Autism and Developmental Medicine Center Read more



September 26

Plastic surgeon/otolaryngologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



September 25

Orthopaedic hand surgeon joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



September 13

Pediatric Endocrinologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



September 09

Hematologist/Oncologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



September 09

Ophthalmologist joins Geisinger Health System Read more



September 09

Neurologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



August 20

Adult reconstructive surgeon joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



August 20

Neurological infectious disease specialist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



August 20

Sports medicine physician joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Read more



August 14

Family physician returns to Geisinger-Frackville Read more



August 06

Neurosurgical oncologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



August 02

Pediatrician joins Geisinger-Susquehanna University Read more



August 02

Pediatric dentist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



August 02

Fellowship-trained otolaryngologist joins Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



August 02

Geisinger gynecological oncologist to provide services at Geisinger-CMC Read more



July 24

Gynecologic oncologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



July 24

Dickson City internal medicine physician joins Geisinger Health System Read more



July 24

Hematologist/oncologist joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



July 15

Gynecologist joins Geisinger-Community Medical Center Read more



July 08

Orthopedic surgeon joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



July 03

Pediatric endocrinologist joins Geisinger Health System Read more



May 16

Board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist joins Geisinger-Gray's Woods Read more



April 26

Fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon joins Geisinger Medical Center Read more



January 03

Obstetrician/gynecologist joins Geisinger-Lewistown Read more



January 03

Orthopedic/sports medicine specialist joins Geisinger Health System Read more



January 02

Obstetrician/gynecologist joins Geisinger-Lewisburg Read more



Community Events


November 08

Geisinger cooking demonstration for diabetes health Read more



October 04

Center for Aesthetics and Cosmetic Surgery to hold anniversary open house Read more



September 26

Free cancer screening event planned at Geisinger-Tunkhannock Read more



September 11

Annual Rainbows of Remembrance ceremony scheduled at Geisinger Read more



September 07

Heart walk nets $2,775 Read more



August 20

Gravediggers Black softball team holds second Annual Pink Out Tournament Read more



August 20

Eagle Scout Austin Beyer is doing his part to improve his community Read more



May 16

Geisinger Careworks Clinic Williamsport plans ribbon-cutting, open house Read more



May 08

Geisinger HealthSouth to host Stroke Therapy Seminar Read more



May 06

Geisinger offers free melanoma screening days at select clinics Read more



May 03

Cervical Cancer Awareness Evening Read more



February 25

Geisinger Specialty Care - Shamokin to host women's heart screenings Feb. 27 Read more



February 13

Ophthalmology clinic expanding at Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital Read more



February 07

Geisinger Center for Aesthetics & Cosmetic Surgery sets free monthly seminars Read more



January 16

Free bereavement support group series at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center Read more



January 09

Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital to offer total joint class Read more