In The News
Geisinger was one of four healthcare organizations prominently featured at the May 2009 Mayo Clinic National Symposium on Health Care Reform. In the video below, Geisinger Chief Medical Officer Emeritus Bruce Hamory, MD, is featured in the conference kick-off video discussing ProvenCare, Geisinger’s commitment to delivering high-quality, value-based care to patients.
Bruce Hamory, MD, Chief Medical Officer Emeritus, describes Geisinger's innovative ProvenCare model of payment.
ProvenCare highlighted for improving cost and quality
Where Surgery Comes With a 90-Day Guarantee
The Atlantic Sept. 26, 2012
Geisinger Health System was founded in 1915 but is as adaptable and creative as a start-up.
Quality, Not Quantity
The Economist, June 16, 2011
Geisinger has shaken up traditional healthcare practices with innovations considered radical.
Innovative Hospitals Offer Model for Reforms
Financial Times, Jan 7, 2010
What's unusual is who is instructing Kay on how to administer medications and other routine care for her husband, as well as helping her navigate the maze of local agencies that provide social services like nursing and physical therapy - her insurance company, Geisinger Health Plan, which is part of Geisinger Health System.
Inside a U.S. Healthcare "Island of Excellence"
Reuters, Dec. 8 , 2009
Time Magazine looks at the effort to rein in health-care costs by examining Geisinger's group practice approach.
A Healthier Way to Pay Doctors
Time, Oct. 19, 2009
At Geisinger Health System in Pennsylvania, pay a flat fee for bypass surgery and you'll get essentially a 90-day warranty on your heart fix.
Better Care, Less Pay
Atlanta Journal Constitution, Sept. 8, 2009
Geisinger's ProvenCare program
One Company's Innovative Health Care Approach
CNN July 31, 2009
A new system rewards doctors and hospitals for taking better care of patients at lower costs:
The New Face of Health Care
AARP Bulletin Today, April 1, 2009
The News Hour with Jim Lehrer featured Drs. Steele, Casale and Paulus, and other members of Geisinger staff in a story on our electronic health record capabilities, ProvenCare and Medical Home - and how they relate to healthcare reform:
News Hour with Jim Lehrer
PBS March 30, 2009
CBS Evening News features Geisinger as a health system that uses innovation to improve healthcare delivery:
Minimizing Medical Errors
CBS Evening News, Monday, March 17, 2008
The New York Times recognizes Geisinger's commitment to evidence-based medicine:
In a Bid for Better Care, Surgery with a Warranty
The New York Times, Thursday, May 17, 2007
The Pittsburgh Post Gazette profiles Geisinger and recognizes ProvenCare as one of Geisinger's innovations in healthcare:
Innovative Geisinger thrives in rural areas, excels at recruiting, retaining employees
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2007