Keeping our communities healthy and safe
Our community outreach teams work together to improve the quality and availability of educational, community-based programs that are designed to prevent disease and injury, improve overall health and quality of life for everyone in the areas we serve.
Community-based programs aim to reach people outside of the healthcare setting, including in schools, at the workplace and more. Learn more about the programs we offer:
Regional Education Academy for Careers in Health – Higher Education Initiative (REACH-HEI) is an out-of-school program that provides academic enrichment opportunities, including mentoring by medical and graduate students, for low-income and/or first-generation-to-college students in northeast and central Pennsylvania.
Injury prevention programs
As a healthcare organization providing emergency care
24/7, our goal is to educate our community members on how they can stay safe through a wide array of injury prevention programs, including:
- Dying to be the life of the party
- Driver safety
- ATV safety
- Safe kids
- Gunlock safety
- Distracted drivers
- A Matter of Balance
- Stop the Bleed
Learn more about injury prevention programs
Health and wellness programs
Our Geisinger Health Plan
members have access to a variety of health and wellness programs to achieve their health goals. These include:
- No-cost flu shot events
- Care gap screening
- Diabetes prevention program
- Kick the tobacco habit
- Live your best life
- Live your best life with diabetes
A free membership program designed specifically for men and women ages 55+ to promote physical, emotional and social well-being, Silver Circle provides access to special events, a free monthly magazine filled with recipes and health tips, and much more!
Learn more about Silver Circle
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