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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 18, 2015
Geisinger pathology team authors two volumes of leading professional journal

The Geisinger Health System pathology staff authored 14 articles for two special issues of the Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, providing an update in immunohistochemistry -- a molecular cell staining technique that plays an important role in cancer diagnosis and classification, and is a major diagnostic technique in the field of pathology. Published by the College of American Pathologists, The Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine is one of the most widely read pathology journals. Read more

February 17, 2015
Geisinger Life Flight recognized for best pre-hospital care for children

Geisinger Life Flight was recently recognized by the Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council for Children Voluntary Recognition Program as a Level IV-Master service providing the best pre-hospital care for children. 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 30, 2015
Geisinger chief scientific officer attends White House announcement on genomic sequencing

David H. Ledbetter, executive vice president and chief scientific officer at Geisinger Health System, joined national genetics experts Friday at a White House briefing where President Barack Obama discussed the importance of Precision Medicine and to announce his initiative for the genomic sequencing of one million people. 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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