2016 Cookin’ Men Event Raises Funds For The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health
Evangelical Community Hospital held its 6th annual breast cancer awareness event, Cookin’ Men, on Thursday, October 20, 2016, in the newly expanded event space of Rusty Rail Brewing Company in Mifflinburg, Pa. The event brings together local celebrity men who create culinary delights for people to enjoy while raising funds to support the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health.
Learning to Manage Diabetes Through Empowerment and Control
More than a million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year according to the American Diabetes Association. If that trend continues, the Centers for Disease Control predicts that as many as 1 in 3 American adults will have diabetes in 2050. Evangelical Community Hospital is committed to changing the diabetes trend and focusing on a future of better health for the community.
Golfer Scores Hole-in-one and a New Mustang at Evangelical Golf Classic
Evangelical Community Hospital hosted its annual Golf Classic on Friday, August 12, 2016 at the Susquehanna Valley Country Club. For only the second time in the event’s history, Brian Warrender of Williamsport, scored a hole-in-one on hole number three making him eligible to win the 2017 Ford Mustang donated by Selinsgrove Ford. On September 22, 2017, Warrender was presented with the keys to his new Mustang at the Selinsgrove Ford dealership. From left to right are Mike Bingaman, sales manager of Selinsgrove Ford; Brian Warrender of Williamsport; Garrett Benner, sales, Selinsgrove Ford; and Kelly Kreisher, Development Officer for Evangelical Community Hospital.
Nurse Navigation at Evangelical’s Center for Breast Health: Guidance Through Healthcare
At Evangelical Community Hospital in Lewisburg, breast cancer care is very personal, not just for the patient but for the caregivers as well. Nurse navigation is a role being introduced at hospitals throughout the country, but at The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health the term and role defines a special element of care that’s been provided for years.
Pediatric hospitalist joins Evangelical Community Hospital
LEWISBURG, Pa. – Jeffrey Taylor, MD, has joined Evangelical Community Hospital and Geisinger’s Janet Weis Children’s Hospital as a pediatric hospitalist. He is stationed at Evangelical fulltime and will assist local pediatricians and primary care physicians in the treatment of pediatric inpatients and newborns in the nursery.
Hospice of Evangelical Welcomes New Volunteers and Staff
Hospice of Evangelical recently held a volunteer training on September 12, 13, and 14, 2016 for those interested in giving their time and assisting with comfort and end-of-life care for families throughout the Susquehanna Valley.