Evangelical Introduces New Café While Renovating Kitchen/Dining Room
As part of continuing efforts by Evangelical Community Hospital to create a positive patient experience, the kitchen and dining room of the Hospital is being renovated. The updates will take the rest of 2015 to complete and during that time the area will be unavailable to employees, patients, and visitors. In its place, a café has been created in the main lobby of the Degenstein Pavilion.
Linda Korb Joins Evangelical Community Hospital Board of Directors
LEWISBURG – Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Linda Korb to its Board of Directors. Beginning her term in January, she will serve two years as part of the board leadership team for the Hospital.
A retired professional since 2010, Korb has a Doctor of Philosophy in Psychoanalysis from The Union Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Mills College of Education, New York City and went on to receive her Masters of Science in Education and Advanced Certificate in School Psychology from City College Graduate School of Education, New York City.
Evangelical’s Interventional Heart Program Accredited by Corazon and the Pennsylvania Department of Health
Evangelical Community Hospital’s interventional cardiology program received accreditation from Corazon, Inc., a national leader in services for the cardiovascular specialty based in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Evangelical’s percutaneous coronary intervention program (PCI), commonly known as angioplasty, a non-surgical procedure used to treat narrowed arteries of the heart and often associated with heart disease, has met or exceeded the requirements established by the Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DOH). The stamp of approval recognizes Evangelical’s ability to provide 24-hour coverage for PCI emergencies and the Hospital’s continued quality outcomes and practices as detailed in quarterly reviews of the program.
Evangelical’s Central Scheduling Team Receive Award
The Central Scheduling team was recently presented with the Team CHOICE Award at Evangelical Community Hospital.
The Evangelical CHOICE Award recognizes teams within the Evangelical Community Hospital family of facilities who uphold the highest standards of Communication, Hospitality, Ownership, Integrity, Confidentiality, and Empathy. The award is given quarterly to a department out of nominations received from employees and managers.
Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes Karen A. Dohl, PA-C
Evangelical Community Hospital welcomes Karen A. Dohl, PA-C. Dohl will be instrumental in the introduction of the Diabetes Center of Evangelical, part of the Evangelical Medical Services Organization network of primary and specialty care practices.
Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss Heart and Vascular Disease - Prevention and Treatment
With nearly 600 elective and emergency heart catheterizations completed at Evangelical Community Hospital in 2014 alone, Evangelical’s expert cardiovascular team knows what they’re talking about when it comes to cardiovascular disease. Now they’re talking to you with a FREE discussion focused on prevention and treatment of a disease that touches many in the Central Susquehanna Valley.
Brian Wolfe Named Associate Vice President of Physician and Clinical Practices at Evangelical
Lewisburg, PA - Brian L. Wolfe, MHA, NHA, FACHE, has been named Associate Vice President of Physician and Clinical Practices at Evangelical Community Hospital.
In this role, Mr. Wolfe is responsible for strategic planning, budgeting, developing, coordinating, and evaluating all aspects of operation for the departments under the physician and clinical practice service line. These areas include the practices of Evangelical Medical Services Organization and outpatient sites such as The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health, the Wound Center, Occupational Medicine, and the outpatient clinics of bariatrics, vascular, diabetes, pain, and nutritional counseling.