Jersey Mike’s Raises Nearly $6,000 for Evangelical Community Health and Wellness during Grand Opening
Lewisburg, PA - Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, opened in Lewisburg on January 6, 2016. Franchise owners Matt and Kristie Patterson, along with operating partner Tim Miller, held a grand opening and free sub fundraiser from Wednesday, January 6, to Sunday, January 10, 2016, to support Evangelical Community Hospital’s Community Health and Wellness department.
Evangelical’s One Day Surgery Team Receive Excellence Award
The One Day Surgery 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’s Interventional Heart Program Reaccredited by Corazon and the Pennsylvania Department of Health
Evangelical Community Hospital’s interventional cardiology program earned reaccreditation 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.
Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss Heart Disease - Prevention and Treatment
With the introduction of the Heart and Vascular Center to Evangelical Community Hospital in 2015, the Hospital offers a comprehensive team of professionals covering all areas of heart and vascular conditions from diagnostic, to treatment, to rehabilitation. Now those experts are available to talk to you with a FREE discussion focused on prevention and treatment of heart and vascular disease.
Evangelical Community Hospital’s First Baby of 2016 Announced
Camp Hill residents Terianne Cressinger (originally from Paxinos) and Jeffrey Shoemaker (originally from Dunmore) are the parents of the first baby of 2016 at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg, Pa. The couple, who were in the area visiting family for the holiday, went into labor and chose The Family Place of Evangelical as the place to give birth to their son.
Evangelical Offers Hybrid Imaging Technology for Earlier and More Precise Diagnoses
LEWISBURG - Evangelical Community Hospital has begun to offer its patients an advanced medical imaging technology that combines single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) and computed tomography (CT) to enable physicians to detect heart disease, cancer, and other diseases earlier thus allowing them to target treatments with greater precision.
2016 Evangelical Gala Will Fund Community Outreach Health Initiatives
Plans are underway for the 2016 Evangelical Community Hospital Gala. Being held Saturday, March 12, 2016, at Bucknell University’s Larison Hall, the evening will draw on the sights and sounds of Mardi Gras. The semi-formal event brings attendees out for a night of kicking up their heels and this year Mardi Gras or masquerade masks are welcomed to bring the theme alive.
Evangelical Community Hospital’s 28th Annual Lights of Love Tree Lighting
LEWISBURG- Evangelical Community Hospital, under the leadership and direction of Evangelical Auxiliary, hosted its 28th Annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Sunday, December 6 at 4 pm in the Hospital’s Dining Room. The celebration included entertainment by the Buffalo Valley Singers and concluded with the lighting of the Lights of Love tree outside of the main entrance.
Evangelical Physician Achieves Life Membership Status
J. Lawrence Ginsburg, MD, MMM, FAAFP, of Family Practice of Evangelical-Lewisburg and Vice President of Medical Affairs for Evangelical Community Hospital, recently obtained life membership status in the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).