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March 27, 2015
WVIA documentary profiling Geisinger Health System to premiere

Reinventing American Healthcare, a documentary profiling Geisinger Health System's 100-year history and transformation from a small, rural hospital to a nationally recognized health system, will premiere at two upcoming, invitation-only events this spring before debuting on WVIA-TV. The F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre, will host the northeast Pennsylvania premiere Monday, March 30 at 6 p.m. The Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University, Lewisburg, will host the central Pennsylvania premiere Thursday, April 9 at 6 p.m. Read more

March 27, 2015
Events celebrate Geisinger ADMI anniversary, Autism Awareness Month

April is both the second anniversary for Geisinger's Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute (ADMI) and National Autism Awareness Month and ADMI is sponsoring two public events to celebrate -- a public lecture featuring a pioneer of the disability hiring movement on April 2, and the Autism Awareness 5K Walk/Run & Family Activities on April 12. Read more

March 20, 2015
Geisinger Careworks Shamokin Dam now open in Colonial Village Plaza

A new Geisinger Careworks Walk-In Clinic has begun seeing patients in the Colonial Village Plaza at 2660 N. Susquehanna Trail in Shamokin Dam. The public is invited to tour the new location, located on the strip on Routes 11 and 15, during an open house slated for Saturday, April 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Read more

March 09, 2015
GMC surgeons to provide services at Geisinger-Milton clinic

Beginning on Tuesday, March 24, Geisinger Medical Center (GMC) general surgeons John Semian, M.D., FACS; Mohanbabu Alaparthi, M.D.; Tamara Myers, M.D.; and William Strodel III, M.D., FACS, will take appointments at the Geisinger-Milton clinic, 155 South Arch Street, in Milton. 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 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

October 22, 2014
Geisinger appoints regional director of neurology for northeastern Pennsylvania

Neil Holland, M.D., has been appointed the regional director of neurology for Geisinger Northeast. In his position, Dr. Holland will oversee the neurology programs at both Geisinger-Community Medical Center in Scranton and Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre. Read more

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