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Talk with the Doc: Panel of Experts Discuss Weight Loss Struggles and Surgeries
According to the most recent data, two states have adult obesity rates above 35 percent, 20 states have rates at or above 30 percent. Pennsylvania sits right at 30% according to The State of Obesity a collaborative project of the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Evangelical Community Hospital Given A- Rating From Standard and Poors
Standard & Poor’s Rating Services ("S&P"), a leading provider of credit ratings, research and, analytics, recently raised its rating on Union County Hospital Authority, Pa’s hospital revenue debt, issued for Evangelical Community Hospital, to A- with a stable outlook from BBB+.
Hospice of Evangelical Offers “Life After Loss” Group Support
Coping with the loss of a loved one is never easy and that’s why Evangelical Hospice and Community Health Wellness are offering a six-week educational bereavement group called, “Life After Loss.” The program helps participants learn coping techniques to deal with grief and loss - attendance at all six classes is strongly encouraged. Anyone age 18 or older who has experienced the loss of a loved one is invited to attend. Facilitated by Christine Gessner, MSW, Hospice of Evangelical, the program is most effective for those who have been living with loss for longer than six months.