Hospice of Evangelical Seeks Volunteers – Training Being Held In September
Hospice of Evangelical will be holding its annual volunteer training on September 12, 13, and 14, 2016 at the Hospice of Evangelical building located at 235 Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, Pa., from 9 am to 3 pm daily. The class is free for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer.
Evangelical Community Hospital Hosts High School Healthcare Careers Internship Program
According the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics (BLS), employment of healthcare occupations is projected to grow 19 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.3 million new jobs. This growth is expected due to an aging population and because federal health insurance reform should increase the number of individuals who have access to health insurance.
Evangelical’s First Baby of June Named 2016 Dairy Baby
In honor of National Dairy Month, Hannah Ross, the newly crowned SUN Area Dairy Princess, presented the first baby born in June at Evangelical Community Hospital’s The Family Place with a basket full of “Got Milk?” goodies and the honor of being named the 2016 Dairy Baby.
Evangelical Community Hospital Holds Registered Nurse Recruitment Fair
On Thursday, June 2, 2016, Evangelical Community Hospital, a non-profit Hospital located at One Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, PA, is holding a Registered Nurse Recruitment Fair. The fair will be open from 7-9 am, 11 am-1 pm, and 4-6 pm in Apple Conference Rooms B & C, located at the rear of the O’Keefe Dining Room.
Evangelical’s BioDex Equipment Assists in Concussion Assessment
According to University of Pittsburgh Neurosurgery, in the United States, athletes suffer from roughly 300,000 concussions every year.
For parents, athletes, coaches, and others involved with youth athletics, Physical Therapy of Evangelical now offers a concussion management program. Targeted at athletes of middle school age and up, the program starts with a baseline screen before an athletic season begins using the technology of the BioDex Objective Balance Assessment Tool.