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November 04, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital will be hosting the 32nd Annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, starting at 4 pm with light refreshments and time of gathering at Hospice of Evangelical, 235 Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, with an illumination of a tree in front of the building at 5 pm. Read More about Evangelical Hosts 32nd Annual Lights of Love to Support Hospice of Evangelical

Evangelical Hosts 32nd Annual Lights of Love to Support Hospice of Evangelical
November 04, 2019 | Newsmakers

Kimberly Wheeland, RN, BSN, MSN, CMSRN, CCHM, has been named Associate Vice President of Surgical Services at Evangelical Community Hospital. Read More about Kimberly Wheeland Named Associate Vice President of Surgical Services at Evangelical Community Hospital

Kimberly Wheeland Named Associate Vice President of Surgical Services at Evangelical Community Hospital
October 30, 2019 | Newsmakers

Ryan McNally has been named Director of the recently announced joint venture that brings together Evangelical Community Hospital, Geisinger, the Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness, and the Greater Susquehanna Valley YMCA. Read More about Ryan McNally Named Director of Miller Center Joint Venture

Ryan McNally Named Director of Miller Center Joint Venture
October 28, 2019 | Community Support

Evangelical Community Hospital held its annual breast cancer awareness event, Cookin’ Men, on Thursday, October 24, 2019, at the 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. Read More about Cookin’ Men Event Raises a Record Amount of Funds For The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health

Cookin’ Men Event Raises a Record Amount of Funds For The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health
October 14, 2019 | What’s Happening

Plans are underway for the 2020 Evangelical Community Hospital Charity Gala and Auction. Being held Saturday, March 7, 2020, at Bucknell University’s Elaine Langone Center, the evening will transport guests to A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The semi-formal event brings attendees out for a night of fun and excitement, but most importantly to raise funds for special initiatives of the Hospital. Read More about 2020 Evangelical Charity Gala and Auction Will Support Expanded Programs and Growth at Evangelical

2020 Evangelical Charity Gala and Auction Will Support Expanded Programs and Growth at Evangelical
October 03, 2019 | Newsmakers

New this year, Hospice of Evangelical and Bucknell University have partnered to bring real-life experience to a future generation of caregivers. Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Trains Pre-Med Students on Compassion Through Service

Hospice of Evangelical Trains Pre-Med Students on Compassion Through Service
September 30, 2019 | What’s Happening

Beginning in October, Snyder County will be seeing a new ambulance responding to emergency calls. Evangelical Regional Mobile Medical Services (ERMMS) and Hummels Wharf Fire Company have joined forces to add an ambulance to Hummels Wharf's fleet. Read More about Evangelical Regional Mobile Medical Services Ambulance at Hummels Wharf

Evangelical Regional Mobile Medical Services Ambulance at Hummels Wharf
September 24, 2019 | What’s Happening

To make screening more convenient for women on-the-go, two nights during October will be dedicated to after hours screening. On Thursday, October 17, 2019 and Tuesday, October 22, 2019, the Center for Breast Health will stay open and take appointments until 7 pm. Read More about After Hours Mammograms Available at Center for Breast Health

After Hours Mammograms Available at Center for Breast Health
September 18, 2019 | Newsmakers

Hospice of Evangelical recently held a volunteer training for those interested in giving their time and assisting with end-of-life care for families throughout the Susquehanna Valley or supporting the work of Hospice through non-patient activities. As a result, five new volunteers are joining the Hospice team of caregivers. Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Welcomes New Volunteers

Hospice of Evangelical Welcomes New Volunteers
September 12, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is holding its annual Cookin’ Men event where local celebrity men come together to turn up the heat on breast cancer awareness by creating culinary delights for people to enjoy while raising funds to support The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. Read More about Cookin’ Men Event Serves Up Breast Cancer Awareness in 2019

Cookin’ Men Event Serves Up Breast Cancer Awareness in 2019
September 05, 2019 | Newsmakers

Michael Brown, MD, Family Medicine of Evangelical-Lewisburg, had a special Labor Day, as he delivered his last baby. The milestone comes after 39 years of delivering babies, including during his residency. Read More about Dr. Michael Brown Reaches Career Milestone on Labor Day

Dr. Michael Brown Reaches Career Milestone on Labor Day
August 29, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical and Geisinger will form their first joint venture at the Miller Center. The center will be transferred to the joint venture by the Miller family, who generously provided the funds to found it. The YMCA will be contracted to run the day-to-day operations. Read More about Evangelical and Geisinger Announce Joint Venture Focused on Well-Being and Health

Evangelical and Geisinger Announce Joint Venture Focused on Well-Being and Health
August 28, 2019 | Newsmakers

Jennifer Colna, PMP, has been named Director of Project Management at Evangelical Community Hospital. Janice Omlor, DO, has been named as Medical Director of Anesthesia at Evangelical Community Hospital. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital Newsmakers
August 20, 2019 | What’s Happening

Physical Therapy of Evangelical in partnership with The Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness, is holding a six-week anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury prevention training on Mondays, September 30, 2019, through November 4, 2019, from 6-7 pm at the Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness, 120 Hardwood Drive, Lewisburg. There is a one-time fee of $90 per participant. Read More about Physical Therapy of Evangelical to hold ACL (Knee) Injury Prevention Training

Physical Therapy of Evangelical to hold ACL (Knee) Injury Prevention Training
August 13, 2019 | What’s Happening

National Women’s Health and Fitness Day will be held from 7 to 11:30 am on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at the Country Cupboard in Lewisburg. Registration begins at 7 am and includes a free breakfast buffet. Evangelical Community Hospital is hosting the event through its Community Health and Wellness Department. Read More about National Women’s Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, September 25, 2019

National Women’s Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, September 25, 2019
August 13, 2019 | What’s Happening

The Life After Loss 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 death of a loved one is invited to attend. Facilitated by Cindy Moyer, LSW, Hospice of Evangelical, the program is most effective for those who have been living with loss for longer than six months. Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Offers “Life After Loss” Bereavement Class

Hospice of Evangelical Offers “Life After Loss” Bereavement Class
August 13, 2019 | What’s Happening

As part of the SurviveWell program at Evangelical, a panel discussion focused on cancer survivorship will be held at Evangelical Community Hospital on Thursday, September 12, 2019, in the Apple Conference Rooms located at the rear of the O’Keefe Dining Room. Light refreshments will be offered at 5:30 pm with the talk starting at 6 pm. Read More about Panel of Experts to Discuss Cancer – From Diagnosis to Being a Survivor and Beyond – in September

Panel of Experts to Discuss Cancer – From Diagnosis to Being a Survivor and Beyond – in September
August 12, 2019 | Community Support

Evangelical Community Hospital hosted its 33rd Golf Classic on Friday, August 9, 2019, at the Bucknell Golf Club. The event was a great success, with 200 golfers raising $40,000 after expenses for Pre-Hospital Services. Read More about 33rd Annual Evangelical Golf Classic Raises Funds For Lifesaving Services

33rd Annual Evangelical Golf Classic Raises Funds For Lifesaving Services
August 12, 2019 | What’s Happening

Hospice of Evangelical will be holding its annual volunteer training on September 10 and 11, 2019, at the Hospice of Evangelical building located at 235 Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, Pa., from 8:30 am to 4 pm daily. The class is free for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Seeks Volunteers – Training Being Held in September 2019

Hospice of Evangelical Seeks Volunteers – Training Being Held in September 2019
August 07, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is currently seeking spiritual care volunteers. Volunteers may be from any spiritual background and no experience is necessary. Volunteers engage in conversation with patients while providing emotional and spiritual guidance. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Seeking Spiritual Care Volunteers in 2019

Evangelical Community Hospital Seeking Spiritual Care Volunteers in 2019
August 05, 2019 | Newsmakers

A catered lunch reception was recently held at Evangelical Community Hospital for students who were awarded nursing and health career scholarships through the Hospital’s scholarship program. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Celebrates Nursing and Health Career Scholarship Awardees in 2019

Evangelical Community Hospital Celebrates Nursing and Health Career Scholarship Awardees in 2019
August 05, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Kaitlyn Tyrie, MD, Obstetrician and Gynecologist, to OB/GYN of Evangelical. She will begin seeing patients starting in September. Read More about OB/GYN of Evangelical Welcomes New Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Kaitlyn Tyrie, MD

OB/GYN of Evangelical Welcomes New Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Kaitlyn Tyrie, MD
July 31, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome two new Emergency Medicine physicians to its Medical Staff. Laura Grangeia, MD, and Justin Stone, MD, joined the Evangelical Emergency Department in July. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Emergency Medicine Physicians

Evangelical Welcomes New Emergency Medicine Physicians
July 22, 2019 | What’s Happening

Senator Bob Casey visited the area on July 22, 2019 with a stop at Evangelical Community Hospital. The purpose of the visit was to have a roundtable conversation with physicians and patients on pre-existing conditions. Read More about Senator Bob Casey Holds Roundtable at Evangelical Community Hospital

Senator Bob Casey Holds Roundtable at Evangelical Community Hospital
July 08, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital has welcomed several advanced practitioners to its family of services. Read More about Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical Community Hospital's Team

Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical Community Hospital's Team
July 08, 2019 | What’s Happening

For coaches, athletes, parents of athletes, and anyone interested in injuries of the knee, Evangelical Community Hospital is holding a Talk with the Doc on current concepts in the treatment and prevention of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries. This FREE discussion is being held Monday, August 19, 2019, in the Apple Conference Rooms located at the rear of the O’Keefe Dining Room and is open to the public. Read More about Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss ACL Injuries

Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss ACL Injuries
July 03, 2019 | What’s Happening

To support continued growth, Evangelical Community Hospital has announced an enhanced leadership structure to strengthen its organizational framework and to pave the way for new initiatives and programming. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Announces Leadership Structure Changes

Evangelical Community Hospital Announces Leadership Structure Changes
July 02, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital will host its 33rd Golf Classic Event on Friday, August 9, 2019 at the Bucknell Golf Club. The scramble format event has morning and afternoon shotgun starts available at 8 am and 1:30 pm. Entry fee for each golfer is $125 and includes green fees, golf cart, buffet lunch, and refreshments on the course. A light breakfast and dinner will also be provided. Read More about Evangelical Invites Golfers and Sponsors to Take Part in 33rd Annual Golf Classic Event

Evangelical Invites Golfers and Sponsors to Take Part in 33rd Annual Golf Classic Event
July 02, 2019 | What’s Happening

Each year, the Hospital’s High School Summer Internship Program continues to grow in interest and participation. This year, the class includes 20 individuals, made up of students having completed their junior or senior years at schools throughout the surrounding districts. The students must have a grade point average of 3.3 (88%) or better and the willingness to experience different areas of the healthcare environment. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Hosts 2019 High School Healthcare Careers Internship Program

Evangelical Community Hospital Hosts 2019 High School Healthcare Careers Internship Program
June 25, 2019 | Newsmakers

At a meeting of the Evangelical Community Hospital Board of Directors on June 24, 2019, Timothy Apple was elected Vice Chair of the Board. Read More about Timothy Apple Elected Vice Chair of Evangelical Community Hospital Board of Directors

Timothy Apple Elected Vice Chair of Evangelical Community Hospital Board of Directors
June 21, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital announced on Friday, June 21, 2019, its intent to form a new organization called Evangelical Regional Mobile Medical Services (ERMMS). This new subsidiary will be a nonprofit corporation owned by the Hospital and will serve to provide consistent, high-quality emergency response services to the surrounding communities. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces Regional Mobile Medical Services

Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces Regional Mobile Medical Services
June 17, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Primary Stroke Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus award in addition to receiving Honor Roll Elite Plus status for the national Target: Stroke Program. The award recognizes the Hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Recognized With Quality Achievement Awards For Stroke Care in 2019

Evangelical Community Hospital Recognized With Quality Achievement Awards For Stroke Care in 2019
June 14, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital was recently named one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience and one of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopaedics by Women’s Choice, a consumer advisory group directed toward women. Read More about Evangelical Honored as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience and Orthopaedics

Evangelical Honored as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience and Orthopaedics
June 06, 2019 | Newsmakers

Jennifer Weaver, RHIT, CCS, has been named Director of Health Information Services. Read More about Medical Newsmakers at Evangelical Community Hospital

Medical Newsmakers at Evangelical Community Hospital
May 30, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s telecommunications experts were recently awarded the Team CHOICE Award for the fourth quarter in fiscal year 2019. Read More about Evangelical’s Telecommunications Team Presented Excellence Award

Evangelical’s Telecommunications Team Presented Excellence Award
May 30, 2019 | From Our Professionals

Suicide is one mental health issue deserving of greater attention right now. Suicide rates have been steadily climbing in recent decades, and the reasons are complex, but no less complex than the challenges in preventing it. Read More about Preventing Suicide is Hard…Even for Professionals

Preventing Suicide is Hard…Even for Professionals
May 24, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital has announced leaders of anesthesia services at the Hospital. Read More about Betz and Proud Lead Anesthesia Care at Evangelical Community Hospital

Betz and Proud Lead Anesthesia Care at Evangelical Community Hospital
May 22, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital was recently awarded a grant of $50,000 from the Ralph and Josephine Smith Fund at the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP). The funds are designated to support the Hospital’s Enhancing the Evangelical Experience Campaign, a comprehensive campaign that will provide philanthropic support for the Patient Room Improvement, Modernization, and Enhancement (PRIME) project, as well as, support for vital community care programs. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Granted Funds for PRIME in 2019

Evangelical Community Hospital Granted Funds for PRIME in 2019
May 13, 2019 | From Our Professionals

As we celebrate National Hospital Week, we welcome the opportunity to show our great appreciation to the providers, employees, and volunteers at Evangelical Community Hospital for the time and effort they put into making our Hospital the community’s hospital. Read More about Evangelical - Your Community Hospital

Evangelical - Your Community Hospital
May 09, 2019 | Newsmakers

Manzoor Shah, MD, FACP, an internal medicine physician at Internal Medicine of Evangelical-Lewisburg, was recognized as a newly elected Fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP) in an awards ceremony during the Internal Medicine Meeting, the organization’s annual scientific meeting. Read More about Manzoor Shah, MD, FACP, Inducted as Fellow of the American College of Physicians

Manzoor Shah, MD, FACP, Inducted as Fellow of the American College of Physicians
May 07, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital earned an achievement award from The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) for its outstanding effort to improve healthcare in the communities it serves. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Earns HAP Achievement Award

Evangelical Community Hospital Earns HAP Achievement Award
May 06, 2019 | From Our Professionals

There’s no denying that a primary reason people choose the nursing profession is because of their passion for caring for people and that enthusiasm is what charts the future of healthcare. Read More about The Future of Healthcare - Nurturing and Fueling a Passion for Nursing

The Future of Healthcare - Nurturing and Fueling a Passion for Nursing
April 24, 2019 | Newsmakers

Interactive Health recently named 151 employers as the “Healthiest Companies in America,” and Evangelical Community Hospital was one of 11 in Pennsylvania to earn the honor. The annual award recognizes corporations that have invested in and improved the health of their workers. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Named One of America’s Healthiest Companies

Evangelical Community Hospital Named One of America’s Healthiest Companies
April 17, 2019 | Community Support

Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, held a Month of Giving in March that included a Day of Giving event where 100% of sales were dedicated to giving back to the local community. The franchise, owned by Matt and Kristie Patterson along with Regional Vice-President of Operations, Tim Miller, chose Evangelical Community Health and Wellness as the recipient of those funds from the Lewisburg location. Read More about Jersey Mike’s Raises Over $9,500 for Evangelical Community Health and Wellness

Jersey Mike’s Raises Over $9,500 for Evangelical Community Health and Wellness
April 17, 2019 | What’s Happening

For National Volunteer Week, celebrated from April 7-13, 2019, Evangelical recognized how volunteers make a difference to the patient experience every day through the giving of their time and talents. Volunteers reaching milestones in their contribution of time were presented special pins. On Thursday, April 11, 2019, a special reception was held to thank all volunteers for their contributions to the Hospital. Read More about Volunteers Recognized at Evangelical Community Hospital in 2019

Volunteers Recognized at Evangelical Community Hospital in 2019
April 10, 2019 | What’s Happening

On Thursday, May 30, 2019, from 4-6 pm, a free bike helmet give-away event for children 12 and under is being held at Evangelical Community Health and Wellness, 3 Hospital Drive, Suite 120, Lewisburg. The event is being sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Buffalo Valley in Lewisburg. Read More about Evangelical Community Health and Wellness to Hold Free Bike Helmet Giveaway and Safety Program in May

Evangelical Community Health and Wellness to Hold Free Bike Helmet Giveaway and Safety Program in May
April 10, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is holding a Talk with the Doc panel discussion focusing strictly on women’s health. This FREE discussion is being held Thursday, May 23, 2019, in the Apple Conference Rooms located at the rear of the O’Keefe Dining Room, and is open to any woman, any age, who wants to learn more about conditions and issues that can impact their health and the resources available to address those issues. Read More about Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss Women’s Health

Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss Women’s Health
April 10, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital in partnership with The Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness, Lewisburg, is holding National Senior Health and Fitness Day on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, from 9 am-1 pm at the Miller Center. The event is graciously sponsored by PPL Electric Utilities and supported by The Centurion Group. Read More about National Senior Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, May 29, 2019

National Senior Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, May 29, 2019
April 02, 2019 | Newsmakers

Angela K. Lahr, MHA, MT (ASCP), CLSSBB, Associate Vice President of Clinical Operations at Evangelical Community Hospital, recently earned her Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital’s Angela Lahr Earns Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Angela Lahr Earns Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
March 27, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital has announced new appointments to its Board of Directors. The 21-member Board is comprised of community members who have an interest in furthering the future of the Hospital by working with Administration on decision-making and guidance. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors

Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors
March 26, 2019 | Newsmakers

The public is invited to view the newest Physical Therapy of Evangelical practice at Plaza 15 on Thursday, March 28, 2019, from 4:30-6 pm. The practice is located next to McCann School of Business in the same plaza that houses Big Lots in Lewisburg. Read More about Public Invited to Open House of Physical Therapy of Evangelical – Plaza 15

Public Invited to Open House of Physical Therapy of Evangelical – Plaza 15
March 15, 2019 | What’s Happening

At Evangelical Community Hospital’s The Family Place the basketball excitement is growing! Each baby born in March is going home wrapped with a Bucknell rally towel in honor of Bucknell men’s and women’s inclusion in the playoff season. Read More about The Family Place Goes Orange for the Month of March

The Family Place Goes Orange for the Month of March
March 12, 2019 | Community Support

Evangelical Community Hospital’s signature celebration, the Evangelical Gala, was held on Saturday, March 9, 2019, and raised over $114,000 during the sand and sea-themed event. Read More about Evangelical Gala Raises Over $114,000 in Support of Evangelical’s Growth and Services

Evangelical Gala Raises Over $114,000 in Support of Evangelical’s Growth and Services
March 06, 2019 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital has welcomed several advanced practitioners to its family of services. Read More about Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical Community Hospital

Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical Community Hospital
February 28, 2019 | Newsmakers

Zeshan Anwar, MD, FACP, Medical Director of Evangelical Community Hospital’s Hospitalist Group, recently earned the Senior Fellow of Hospital Medicine (SFHM) designation from the Society of Hospital Medicine. Read More about Zeshan Anwar, MD, FACP, Earns Senior Fellow of Hospital Medicine Designation

Zeshan Anwar, MD, FACP, Earns Senior Fellow of Hospital Medicine Designation
February 25, 2019 | What’s Happening

Highly lauded Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, oncologist and cancer researcher and Pulitzer Prize-winning science writer, will deliver this year’s 10th Annual Charles P. Fasano, DO Memorial Lecture. Read More about 10th Annual Fasano Lecture Features Pulitzer Prize-Winning Science Writer, Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD

10th Annual Fasano Lecture Features Pulitzer Prize-Winning Science Writer, Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD
February 18, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital offers a comprehensive team of professionals covering all areas of cancer survivorship including what defines a survivor and being able to manage areas of life impacted by cancer care including, diet, physical rehabilitation, the role palliative medicine can play in managing the disease, and what resources for survivorship are available at Evangelical. Read More about Panel of Experts to Discuss Cancer – From Diagnosis to Being a Survivor and Beyond

Panel of Experts to Discuss Cancer – From Diagnosis to Being a Survivor and Beyond
February 08, 2019 | What’s Happening

It’s American Heart Month and every baby born in February at Evangelical Community Hospital’s The Family Place will be gifted a special heart hat in honor of the month that celebrates healthy hearts and love. Read More about Evangelical’s The Family Place Gives Heart Hats in Honor of American Heart Month

Evangelical’s The Family Place Gives Heart Hats in Honor of American Heart Month
February 07, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital and Geisinger have successfully negotiated the terms of a ground-breaking agreement that will serve to enhance the extraordinary level of care already afforded to this region. Read More about Evangelical and Geisinger Agreement Finalized

Evangelical and Geisinger Agreement Finalized
January 14, 2019 | Newsmakers

In January, Evangelical Community Hospital will be introducing a new program aimed at creating a supportive environment for nurses that nurtures a long-term career at the Hospital. The Nurse Residency program is designed specifically for newly graduated nurses (LPNs or RNs with less than one year of experience) and those nurses who are new to hospital-based care. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nurse Residency Program Builds a Foundation for the Future

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nurse Residency Program Builds a Foundation for the Future
January 10, 2019 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital offers a comprehensive team of professionals covering all areas of heart and vascular conditions from diagnosis, 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. Read More about Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss Heart Disease

Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss Heart Disease
January 09, 2019 | What’s Happening

The 2019 Evangelical Gala will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at the Elaine Langone Center on the campus of Bucknell University. The Gala begins with a 6 pm cocktail hour and a silent auction, followed by dinner and dancing to music provided by Body & Soul, out of Albany, New York. The eight-piece high energy party band specializes in Top 40, Rock, R&B, and Motown party tunes. Read More about Evangelical’s Sand and Sea-Themed 2019 Gala Event Set to Raise Funds for Community Programming

Evangelical’s Sand and Sea-Themed 2019 Gala Event Set to Raise Funds for Community Programming
January 03, 2019 | What’s Happening

Effective Monday, January 7, 2019, several Evangelical specialty practices are moving to 80 Medical Park Drive, Lewisburg. Patients of Endocrinology of Evangelical, the Diabetes Center of Evangelical, and Rheumatology of Evangelical, have moved to the medical park area at the rear of the Evangelical Community Hospital campus. Read More about Endocrinology, Rheumatology, and Diabetes Center of Evangelical Have New Location

Endocrinology, Rheumatology, and Diabetes Center of Evangelical Have New Location
January 02, 2019 | What’s Happening

Dakota Litz and Tiffany Shadel, residents of Montgomery, are the parents of the first baby of 2019 at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg, Pa. The couple welcomed the late New Year’s day arrival at 5:48 pm at The Family Place, Evangelical’s obstetrics unit, after going into labor at 2:45 am. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces First Baby of 2019

Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces First Baby of 2019
December 28, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital announces upcoming holiday closures that directly impact some outpatient services. Read More about Evangelical Announces New Year’s Closures for Some Outpatient Services

Evangelical Announces New Year’s Closures for Some Outpatient Services
December 20, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital announces upcoming holiday closures that directly impact some outpatient services. Read More about Evangelical Announces Christmas and New Year Closures for Some Outpatient Services

Evangelical Announces Christmas and New Year Closures for Some Outpatient Services
December 20, 2018 | Newsmakers

Rachel Smith, MPA, SHRM-SCP, has been named Vice President of Human Resources at Evangelical Community Hospital. Evangelical employs over 1,800 individuals in both clinical and non-clinical roles and has more than 170 employed and non-employed physicians on staff. Read More about Rachel Smith Named Vice President of Human Resources at Evangelical

Rachel Smith Named Vice President of Human Resources at Evangelical
December 18, 2018 | Newsmakers

John Devine, DO, FACP, Vice President of Medical Affairs at Evangelical Community Hospital, recently earned the Certified Physician Executive (CPE) designation from the American Association for Physician Leadership®. Read More about John Devine, DO, FACP, Earns Certified Physician Executive Designation

John Devine, DO, FACP, Earns Certified Physician Executive Designation
December 17, 2018 | Newsmakers

Scott Dewire, LBBP, of Mifflinburg, has been named Director of Supply Chain Services at Evangelical Community Hospital. Read More about Scott Dewire, LBBP, Named Director of Supply Chain Services at Evangelical

Scott Dewire, LBBP, Named Director of Supply Chain Services at Evangelical
December 17, 2018 | What’s Happening

Through a grant from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency, Evangelical Community Hospital can provide you or your organization with the necessary training to help in the event of an opioid overdose. Read More about Naloxone Training Available

Naloxone Training Available
December 11, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to announce its Outpatient Surgical Services team—including anesthesia, central sterile, one day surgery, operating room, pre-admission care, post-anesthesia care unit, surgical providers, and Evangelical Ambulatory Surgical Center— have been named 2018 Guardian of Excellence Award® winners. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing healthcare organizations that have achieved high performance in patient experience. Read More about Evangelical’s Surgical Services Receive 2018 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award

Evangelical’s Surgical Services Receive 2018 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award
December 07, 2018 | Community Support

Carpetman of Milton recently presented $3,000 to Evangelical Community Hospital’s Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. Throughout the month of October, the family-owned business gifted a portion of every sale to the fight against breast cancer. Read More about Carpetman of Milton Makes Donation to the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health

Carpetman of Milton Makes Donation to the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health
December 07, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome a new physician to Gastroenterology of Evangelical. Nicholas Inverso, MD, a board-certified gastroenterologist, will join the Lewisburg practice located at 90 Medical Park Drive, on January 14, 2019, and is accepting new patients. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Gastroenterologist

Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Gastroenterologist
December 06, 2018 | Newsmakers

Corazon, Inc., a national leader in services for the cardiovascular specialty based in Pittsburgh, has granted reaccreditation to the Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) program at Evangelical Community Hospital. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Receives Interventional Cardiology Reaccreditation

Evangelical Community Hospital Receives Interventional Cardiology Reaccreditation
November 29, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital will be hosting the 31st Annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, starting at 4 pm, at Hospice of Evangelical, 235 Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, with an illumination of a tree in front of the building at 5 pm. The public is invited to attend. Read More about Evangelical Hosts 31st Annual Lights of Love to Support Hospice of Evangelical

Evangelical Hosts 31st Annual Lights of Love to Support Hospice of Evangelical
November 23, 2018 | What’s Happening

Plans are underway for the 2019 Evangelical Community Hospital Gala. Being held Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Bucknell University’s Elaine Langone Center, the evening will take guests to a destination of sand and sea for the theme. The semi-formal event brings attendees out for a night of fun and excitement all while raising funds for special initiatives of the Hospital. Read More about 2019 Evangelical Gala Will Support Expanded Programs and Growth at Evangelical

2019 Evangelical Gala Will Support Expanded Programs and Growth at Evangelical
November 21, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital has announced new board appointments and re-elections. John Meckley, Esq., has been re-elected to the Class of 2021 Board of Directors and will serve in the capacity of Chair until 2019. R. Brooks Gronlund has been re-elected Vice Chair of the Board until 2019. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Announces 2019 Board Leadership

Evangelical Community Hospital Announces 2019 Board Leadership
November 16, 2018 | What’s Happening

Effective November 21, 2018, Pain Medicine of Evangelical-Williamsport has a new location. Patients of the pain medicine clinic can be seen at 457 River Avenue, Williamsport, PA 17701. Read More about Pain Medicine of Evangelical-Williamsport Has New Location

Pain Medicine of Evangelical-Williamsport Has New Location
November 15, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital announces upcoming holiday closures that directly impact some outpatient services. Read More about Evangelical Announces Holiday Closures for Some Outpatient Services

Evangelical Announces Holiday Closures for Some Outpatient Services
November 05, 2018 | Community Support

The Bucknell Chapter of Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) recently presented a $1,000 check to staff members of Evangelical Community Hospital’s Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health to support the fight against breast cancer. Read More about Bucknell Colleges Against Cancer Chapter Makes a Difference at Evangelical's Center for Breast Health

Bucknell Colleges Against Cancer Chapter Makes a Difference at Evangelical's Center for Breast Health
November 05, 2018 | Community Support

A special presentation was made this week at Evangelical Community Hospital's The Family Place. Girl Scouts from Montgomery troops 60070, 60071, 60072, and 60073 presented the first baby girl born on October 31, 2018, with two special baskets full of goodies. Read More about Girl Scouts Presentation

Girl Scouts Presentation
October 24, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome a new family medicine physician at its Family Medicine of Evangelical-Milton practice. Brian Michaluk, DO, joins Ray Douglas, MD, and will begin at the practice, located at 946 Carpenter Road, on November 4, 2018. Dr. Michaluk is accepting new patients. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Family Medicine Physician in Milton

Evangelical Welcomes New Family Medicine Physician in Milton
October 23, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is committed to changing the diabetes trend and focusing on a future of better health for the community. A Talk with the Doc discussion on diabetes will be held at Evangelical Community Hospital on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, in the Apple Conference Rooms located at the rear of the O’Keefe Dining Room. A complimentary meal will be offered at 5:30 pm with the talk starting at 6:30 pm. Read More about Talk with the Doc: Learning to Manage Diabetes Through Empowerment and Control

Talk with the Doc: Learning to Manage Diabetes Through Empowerment and Control
October 19, 2018 | Community Support

Evangelical Community Hospital held its annual breast cancer awareness event, Cookin’ Men, on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at the 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. Read More about 2018 Cookin’ Men Event Raises Funds For The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health

2018 Cookin’ Men Event Raises Funds For The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health
October 15, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital welcomed Sorrel King of the Josie King Foundation to speak to board members, staff, physicians, and safety leaders about the importance of communication in helping to eliminate medical errors. Read More about Patient Safety Advocate Shares Personal Story with Evangelical Community Hospital

Patient Safety Advocate Shares Personal Story with Evangelical Community Hospital
October 08, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation experts, including Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Occupational Therapy was recently awarded the Team CHOICE Award for the first quarter in fiscal year 2019. Read More about Evangelical’s Rehabilitation Team Presented Excellence Award

Evangelical’s Rehabilitation Team Presented Excellence Award
October 03, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital was recently awarded a grant of $46,606 from the Ralph and Josephine Smith Fund at the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP). The funds are designated to support the Hospital’s Enhancing the Evangelical Experience Campaign, a comprehensive campaign that will provide philanthropic support for the Patient Room Improvement, Modernization, and Enhancement (PRIME) project, as well as, support for vital programs that serve the community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Granted Funds for PRIME

Evangelical Community Hospital Granted Funds for PRIME
October 01, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital and Geisinger jointly announce a new and unique way of delivering healthcare to surrounding communities. It’s an approach that will serve to strengthen the extraordinary level of care already afforded to this region. Read More about Evangelical and Geisinger Announce a New Way to Deliver Care

Evangelical and Geisinger Announce a New Way to Deliver Care
September 24, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Allison McOwen, DO, Obstetrician and Gynecologist, to OB/GYN of Evangelical, who will begin seeing patients starting in October. Read More about OB/GYN of Evangelical Welcomes New Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Allison McOwen, DO

OB/GYN of Evangelical Welcomes New Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Allison McOwen, DO
September 18, 2018 | What’s Happening

To encourage women to put their health first, the Center invites women to gather their female friends and enjoy a Girls’ Night Out scheduled on Thursday, October 4 or Tuesday, October 23, 2018, from 5-7 pm. Mammograms will be offered as well as chair massages, osteoporosis screenings, prizes, and more. Read More about 2018 Girls’ Night Out Events Focus on Friendship and Health

2018 Girls’ Night Out Events Focus on Friendship and Health
September 18, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital announces Enhancing the Evangelical Experience, its capital campaign geared toward caring for the community. The campaign, which officially kicked off publicly at the recent groundbreaking of the new Patient Room Improvement, Modernization, and Enhancement (PRIME) project, has been silently raising funds for the last year. Read More about Evangelical Announces Campaign Geared Toward Enhancing the Patient Experience

Evangelical Announces Campaign Geared Toward Enhancing the Patient Experience
September 14, 2018 | What’s Happening

Hospice of Evangelical recently held a volunteer training on September 11 and 12, 2018, for those interested in giving their time and assisting with end-of-life care for families throughout the Susquehanna Valley or supporting the work of Hospice through non-patient activities. Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Welcomes New Volunteers in 2018

Hospice of Evangelical Welcomes New Volunteers in 2018
September 13, 2018 | Newsmakers

Several graduate nursing students recently took part in Evangelical’s Building A Safe Environment (BASE) class. The program is held each year for new and recently hired graduate RNs (nurses who have completed their education but are new to the profession of nursing). Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Mentors and Supports Newly Graduated Registered Nurses

Evangelical Community Hospital Mentors and Supports Newly Graduated Registered Nurses
September 10, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is celebrating National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Cookin’ Men, an event where local celebrity men come together to turn up the heat on breast cancer awareness by creating culinary delights for people to enjoy while raising funds to support The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. Read More about Cookin’ Men Event Serves Up Breast Cancer Awareness

Cookin’ Men Event Serves Up Breast Cancer Awareness
September 06, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital will hold a Children’s Health Fair at The Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness, Lewisburg, on Saturday, September 29, 2018, from 9 am to noon. The event is sponsored by Giant Food Stores, LLC. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Celebrates Healthy Kids at Children’s Health Fair

Evangelical Community Hospital Celebrates Healthy Kids at Children’s Health Fair
September 05, 2018 | What’s Happening

Effective September 10, 2018, Brookpark Family Practice, PC, located at 98 Reitz Boulevard, Lewisburg, joins the Evangelical Community Hospital family of specialty practices and will operate under the name Family Medicine of Evangelical-Lewisburg. Read More about Evangelical Acquires Brookpark Family Practice, PC

Evangelical Acquires Brookpark Family Practice, PC
August 31, 2018 | What’s Happening

On Thursday, August 30, 2018, Evangelical Community Hospital officially began the largest construction project in its history with a groundbreaking ceremony for employees, executive leaders, dignitaries, and supporters of the Hospital. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Breaks Ground on Largest Construction Project in its History

Evangelical Community Hospital Breaks Ground on Largest Construction Project in its History
August 28, 2018 | What’s Happening

Effective August 27, 2018, Central Penn Gastroenterology Associates (Central Penn), located at 90 Medical Park Drive, Lewisburg, joined the Evangelical Community Hospital family of specialty practices and will operate under the name Gastroenterology of Evangelical. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Acquires Central Penn Gastroenterology Associates Practice

Evangelical Community Hospital Acquires Central Penn Gastroenterology Associates Practice
August 20, 2018 | What’s Happening

Beginning Monday, August 27, 2018, the Donehower-Eisenhauer Pavilion, located at the rear of Evangelical Community Hospital, will become the main entrance for the Hospital. Read More about New Main Entrance Designated at Evangelical Community Hospital

New Main Entrance Designated at Evangelical Community Hospital
August 20, 2018 | What’s Happening

National Women’s Health and Fitness Day will be held from 10 am to 3 pm on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at the Silver Moon Banquet and Catering Complex located at 137 Silver Moon Lane, Lewisburg. Registration begins at 10 am and includes a free brunch buffet. Evangelical Community Hospital is hosting the event through its Community Health and Wellness Department. Read More about National Women’s Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, September 26, 2018

National Women’s Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, September 26, 2018
August 14, 2018 | Community Support

Evangelical Community Hospital hosted its 32nd Golf Classic on Friday, August 10, 2018, at the Susquehanna Valley Country Club. The event was a great success, with 206 golfers raising over $38,900 after expenses for Pre-Hospital Services. Read More about 32nd Annual Evangelical Golf Classic Raises Funds For Lifesaving Services

32nd Annual Evangelical Golf Classic Raises Funds For Lifesaving Services
August 01, 2018 | Newsmakers

A catered lunch reception was recently held at Evangelical Community Hospital for students who were awarded nursing and health career scholarships through the Hospital’s scholarship program. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Celebrates Nursing & Health Career Scholarship Awardees

Evangelical Community Hospital Celebrates Nursing & Health Career Scholarship Awardees
July 26, 2018 | Newsmakers

Starting August 1, 2018, Palliative Medicine of Evangelical, located in the Professional Office Building on the Evangelical Community Hospital campus, will begin seeing patients Monday through Friday, 8 am-4:30 pm. Read More about Palliative Medicine of Evangelical Announces Director, Expands Hours

Palliative Medicine of Evangelical Announces Director, Expands Hours
July 25, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is currently seeking spiritual care volunteers. Volunteers may be from any spiritual background and no experience is necessary. Volunteers engage in conversation with patients while providing emotional and spiritual guidance. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Seeks Spiritual Care Volunteers

Evangelical Community Hospital Seeks Spiritual Care Volunteers
July 25, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital’s The Family Place (obstetrics unit) will be holding its annual 12th Walk for Remembrance and Hope on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at the Mifflinburg Community Park, North Fifth Street, Mifflinburg. Registration begins at 8:30 am with the event beginning at 9:30 am. Read More about 2018 Walk for Remembrance and Hope Held by Evangelical’s The Family Place

2018 Walk for Remembrance and Hope Held by Evangelical’s The Family Place
July 25, 2018 | What’s Happening

Coping with the loss of a loved one is never easy and that’s why Hospice of Evangelical and Community Health Wellness are offering a six-week educational bereavement group called, “Life After Loss.” Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Offers “Life After Loss” Group Support in 2018

Hospice of Evangelical Offers “Life After Loss” Group Support in 2018
July 13, 2018 | Newsmakers

B. James Connolly, MD, has been named as Medical Director of Emergency Services effective July 1, 2018. He replaces Michael Donegan, DO, FACEP, who has served in this position for over 20 years. Read More about B. James Connolly, MD, Named Medical Director of Emergency Services at Evangelical Community Hospital

B. James Connolly, MD, Named Medical Director of Emergency Services at Evangelical Community Hospital
July 11, 2018 | Newsmakers

In June, staff members, providers, patient advocates, board members, and leaders were invited to take tours of a mocked-up patient room and bathroom as proposed for the Patient Room Improvement Modernization and Enhancement (PRIME) project that is slated to begin construction in the coming months. Read More about PRIME - Creating Spaces Based on Shared Vision

PRIME - Creating Spaces Based on Shared Vision
July 03, 2018 | What’s Happening

On June 14, 2018, a series of open houses were held for employees and community members to view Evangelical Community Hospital’s new Center for Orthopaedics. Included was the opportunity to register to win a YETI Hopper Two 20 cooler that was given away as part of the introduction of the new Center. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Announces Center for Orthopaedics Raffle Winner

Evangelical Community Hospital Announces Center for Orthopaedics Raffle Winner
June 28, 2018 | Newsmakers

The Evangelical Ambulatory Surgical Center (EASC), located on the campus of Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg, has achieved reaccreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Accreditation distinguishes the EASC from many other outpatient facilities by providing the highest quality of care to its patients as determined by an independent, external process of evaluation. Read More about Evangelical Ambulatory Surgical Center Achieves Reaccreditation

Evangelical Ambulatory Surgical Center Achieves Reaccreditation
June 26, 2018 | Newsmakers

Hospice of Evangelical, a program of Evangelical Community Hospital, scores higher than the national average according to the Hospice Compare site and consistently has consistently high ranks in all categories. Read More about Hospice Compare Site Helps Consumers Choose End-of-Life Care

Hospice Compare Site Helps Consumers Choose End-of-Life Care
June 26, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital in Lewisburg is taking proactive steps to prepare students interested in healthcare through a unique program that allows them to experience many aspects of care. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Hosts High School Healthcare Careers Internship Program

Evangelical Community Hospital Hosts High School Healthcare Careers Internship Program
June 26, 2018 | What’s Happening

A ceremonial demolition of the former outpatient services building was held on the Evangelical Community Hospital Campus recently. The building is being removed to make way for more parking for the Patient Room Improvement Modernization and Expansion (PRIME) project set to officially begin construction later this summer. Read More about Demolition of Former Outpatient Services Building Takes Place at Evangelical Community Hospital

Demolition of Former Outpatient Services Building Takes Place at Evangelical Community Hospital
June 20, 2018 | From Our Professionals

Miranda Marks, John McKenna, and Gloria Wagner share how they became pain free with the help of SUN Orthopaedics of Evangelical. Read More about Evangelical’s Patients Praise its Orthopaedic Services

June 18, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Primary Stroke Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Recognized With Quality Achievement Awards For Stroke Care

Evangelical Community Hospital Recognized With Quality Achievement Awards For Stroke Care
June 07, 2018 | What’s Happening

Beginning Monday, June 11, 2018, the walking track located adjacent to Evangelical Community Hospital, will be impacted by construction of the Hospital’s Patient Room Improvement Modernization and Enhancement (PRIME) project. Read More about Walking Track Adjacent to Evangelical Community Hospital Campus Impacted by Construction

Walking Track Adjacent to Evangelical Community Hospital Campus Impacted by Construction
May 23, 2018 | What’s Happening

Community members are invited to see inside Evangelical’s new Center for Orthopaedics on Thursday, June 14, 2018, during a special open house being held from 3-7 pm. Read More about Community Invited to Tour Evangelical’s New Center for Orthopaedics

Community Invited to Tour Evangelical’s New Center for Orthopaedics
May 16, 2018 | What’s Happening

On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, from 4-6 pm, Community Health and Wellness is holding a free bike helmet give away event for children 12 and under at McDonald’s on Route 15 in Lewisburg. The event is being sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Buffalo Valley in Lewisburg. Inc. and Walmart Supercenter, Lewisburg. Read More about Evangelical Community Health and Wellness to Hold Free Bike Helmet Giveaway and Safety Program

Evangelical Community Health and Wellness to Hold Free Bike Helmet Giveaway and Safety Program
May 15, 2018 | Community Support

Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, held a Month of Giving in March that included a Day of Giving event where 100% of sales were dedicated to giving back to the local community. The franchise, owned by Matt and Kristie Patterson with operating partner, Tim Miller, chose Evangelical Community Health and Wellness as the recipient of those funds. Read More about Jersey Mike’s Raises Over $8,000 for Evangelical Community Health and Wellness

Jersey Mike’s Raises Over $8,000 for Evangelical Community Health and Wellness
May 07, 2018 | What’s Happening

As we celebrate National Hospital Week, I would like to recognize and thank all of the women and men at Evangelical Community Hospital who work hard every day to deliver exceptional healthcare to the community. Read More about A Message From Kendra Aucker, President and CEO

A Message From Kendra Aucker, President and CEO
May 03, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s main laboratory and the oncology/pathology laboratory located at 75 Medical Park, Lewisburg, have earned reaccreditation from The College of American Pathologists (CAP), the leading organization that serves patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering and advocating excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine worldwide. Read More about Evangelical Laboratories Reaccredited by the College of American Pathologists

Evangelical Laboratories Reaccredited by the College of American Pathologists
April 24, 2018 | What’s Happening

Urgent Care of Evangelical, located in West Branch Medical Center on Route 15 in Lewisburg, is expanding its hours beginning Monday, April 30, 2018. The new times of availability are 8 am to 8 pm, seven days a week. Read More about Urgent Care of Evangelical Expands Hours for Patient Convenience

Urgent Care of Evangelical Expands Hours for Patient Convenience
April 24, 2018 | Community Support

Fairfield Toyota of Muncy recently generously supported Mobile Health of Evangelical with a donation of $5,000. Read More about Fairfield Toyota Supports Mobile Health of Evangelical

Fairfield Toyota Supports Mobile Health of Evangelical
April 23, 2018 | What’s Happening

For National Volunteer Week, celebrated from April 15-21, 2018, Evangelical recognized how volunteers make a difference to the patient experience every day through the giving of their time and talent. Read More about Volunteers Recognized at Evangelical Community Hospital

Volunteers Recognized at Evangelical Community Hospital
April 20, 2018 | What’s Happening

Liz Jazwieck, RN, visited Evangelical Community Hospital on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, to address negativity in the workplace. Through humor, Ms. Jaswiec shared tools to make small changes in workplace attitude that have a huge impact on creating an environment where work is enjoyable. Read More about Speaker Shares Expertise on Conquering Negativity in the Workplace with Evangelical Employees

Speaker Shares Expertise on Conquering Negativity in the Workplace with Evangelical Employees
April 18, 2018 | Newsmakers

The Family Place team, Evangelical’s obstetric unit, was recently presented with the Team CHOICE Award at Evangelical Community Hospital. Read More about Evangelical’s The Family Place Team Presented Excellence Award

Evangelical’s The Family Place Team Presented Excellence Award
April 13, 2018 | What’s Happening

National Senior Health and Fitness Day will be held from 8:30-11:30 am on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at the Country Cupboard Restaurant located at 101 Hafer Road in Lewisburg. Read More about National Senior Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, May 30, 2018

National Senior Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, May 30, 2018
April 11, 2018 | What’s Happening

David Casarett, MD, MA, will deliver this year’s Fasano Memorial Lecture entitled, “Is Medical Marijuana Really Medical?” Read More about Fasano Lecture — Medical Expert Speaks on “Is Medical Marijuana Really Medical?”

Fasano Lecture — Medical Expert Speaks on “Is Medical Marijuana Really Medical?”
April 10, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital was recently named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopaedics by Women’s Choice, a consumer advisory group directed toward women. Read More about Evangelical Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopaedics by Women’s Choice

Evangelical Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopaedics by Women’s Choice
April 10, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is offering a free Talk with the Doc focused on what to expect from pre-menopause, the menopausal transition, and life after menopause. Read More about Talk with the Doc: Managing Menopause

Talk with the Doc: Managing Menopause
March 27, 2018 | Newsmakers

On Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Evangelical Community Hospital announced its intention to take on a $72 million construction project, the largest in the history of the Hospital. Read More about Evangelical Announces Major Addition for Enhanced Patient Care

Evangelical Announces Major Addition for Enhanced Patient Care
March 12, 2018 | Community Support

Evangelical Community Hospital’s signature celebration, the Evangelical Gala, was held on Saturday, March 10, 2018, and raised over $125,000 during the disco-themed event. Read More about Evangelical Gala Raises Over $125,000 in Support of Evangelical’s Growth and Services

Evangelical Gala Raises Over $125,000 in Support of Evangelical’s Growth and Services
March 08, 2018 | Newsmakers

Teresa K. Swenson, MBA, BSH, CCRP, RT (R)(CT)(ARRT), has been named Associate Vice President of Surgery at Evangelical Community Hospital. Read More about Teresa K. Swenson Named Associate Vice President of Surgery

Teresa K. Swenson Named Associate Vice President of Surgery
March 06, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome a new endocrinologist, Michael Adler, MD, FACE. He will be the lead practitioner of the newly introduced Endocrinology of Evangelical. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Endocrinologist, Michael Adler, MD, FACE

Evangelical Welcomes New Endocrinologist, Michael Adler, MD, FACE
March 02, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital in Lewisburg has added several new advanced practitioners to its roster of medical experts. Read More about Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical’s Care Teams

Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical’s Care Teams
February 26, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital warns patients to beware of a phone scam with regard to payment of hospital-related bills. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Warns of Phone Scam

Evangelical Community Hospital Warns of Phone Scam
January 23, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital has finalized an agreement to acquire Central Penn Gastroenterology Associates, 90 Medical Park Drive, Lewisburg. The acquisition, effective July 2, 2018, includes the practice, endoscopy center, and associated real estate. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Acquires Gastroenterology Practice

Evangelical Community Hospital Acquires Gastroenterology Practice
January 23, 2018 | What’s Happening

The 2018 Evangelical Gala, centering around the colorful lights, songs, and passion for fun of the Disco Era, will be held on Saturday, March 10 at Larison Hall on the campus of Bucknell University. The Gala begins with a 6 pm cocktail hour and a silent auction, followed by dinner and dancing to music provided by Paris, a Philadelphia-based band. Read More about Evangelical’s Disco-Themed 2018 Gala Event Set to Raise Funds for Community Programming

Evangelical’s Disco-Themed 2018 Gala Event Set to Raise Funds for Community Programming
January 22, 2018 | What’s Happening

On Thursday, February 1, 2018, the new bus that is Mobile of Health of Evangelical will be revealed on the campus of Evangelical Community Hospital. Read More about Mobile Health of Evangelical: Community Invited to Tour Bus Created Just for Them and Their Health Needs

Mobile Health of Evangelical: Community Invited to Tour Bus Created Just for Them and Their Health Needs
January 17, 2018 | What’s Happening

To aid in awareness of and the fight against cardiovascular disease, during Heart Month—February 2018—Evangelical Community Hospital is holding several low or no-cost events to the community. All screens and classes, unless otherwise noted are available through Evangelical Community Health and Wellness. Read More about Evangelical Holds Events Targeting Cardiovascular Disease During American Heart Month

Evangelical Holds Events Targeting Cardiovascular Disease During American Heart Month
January 15, 2018 | Community Support

Lisa Pfleegor, Chairwoman of the Ta-Ta Trot 5K Run/Walk, presented a check for $9,045.54 to The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health at Evangelical Community Hospital in support of its breast cancer programming. Read More about Ta-Ta Trot Funds Support The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health

Ta-Ta Trot Funds Support The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health
January 12, 2018 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital offers a comprehensive team of professionals covering all areas of heart and vascular conditions from diagnosis, 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. Read More about Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss Heart Disease - Prevention and Treatment

Talk with the Doc: Evangelical’s Experts Discuss Heart Disease - Prevention and Treatment
January 08, 2018 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital earned a full, three-year accreditation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Earns Commission on Cancer Accreditation

Evangelical Community Hospital Earns Commission on Cancer Accreditation
January 02, 2018 | What’s Happening

Mifflinburg residents Serena Hall and Jonathan Kauffman are the parents of the first baby of 2018 at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg, Pa. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces First Baby of 2018

Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces First Baby of 2018
December 27, 2017 | What’s Happening

Sports teams have coaches who train, inspire, and collaborate to meet the team’s goals of winning. At Evangelical Community Hospital, coaches help people achieve their personalized health and wellness goals; guiding them through their well-being play calls in the game of life. Read More about Health and Wellness Coaching Provides Certified Trainers for Life’s Challenges

Health and Wellness Coaching Provides Certified Trainers for Life’s Challenges
December 19, 2017 | Newsmakers

The Selinsgrove Imaging Center team was recently presented with the Team CHOICE Award at Evangelical Community Hospital. Kendra Aucker, President and CEO of Evangelical Community Hospital, along with other members of the leadership team, presented the team the award at the Selinsgrove location. Read More about Evangelical’s Selinsgrove Imaging Center Team Presented Excellence Award

Evangelical’s Selinsgrove Imaging Center Team Presented Excellence Award
December 05, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome a new pathologist, Jennifer G. Pryor, MD, to the Hospital’s Pathology Group. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Pathologist

Evangelical Welcomes New Pathologist
November 21, 2017 | Community Support

Recently the Northeast PA March of Dimes visited The Family Place, the obstetric unit of Evangelical Community Hospital, as part of their Day of Gratitude effort to show appreciation for the staff and to bring awareness to the issue of premature births. Read More about March of Dimes Thanks Evangelical Community Hospital For Caring For Babies

March of Dimes Thanks Evangelical Community Hospital For Caring For Babies
November 20, 2017 | Community Support

Throughout the month of October Carpetman of Milton took on the challenge to raise funds in the fight against breast cancer. The family-owned business, founded in 1972 by Sonny Davis, is now run by his son-in-law, John Supsic. Read More about Carpetman of Milton Gets Personal with a Donation to the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health

Carpetman of Milton Gets Personal with a Donation to the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health
November 17, 2017 | Community Support

Throughout the month of October Blaise Alexander Buick, Cadillac, and GMC of Sunbury took on the challenge to raise funds in the fight against Breast Cancer. Read More about Blaise Alexander Buick, Cadillac, and GMC Donates Toward the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Blaise Alexander Buick, Cadillac, and GMC Donates Toward the Fight Against Breast Cancer
November 15, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital has announced new board appointments and re-elections. John Meckley, Esq. has been elected as the Chair of the Board of Directors until 2019. R. Brooks Gronlund has been elected Vice Chair of the Board until 2019 and has been re-elected to the Class of 2020. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Announces Board Leadership

Evangelical Community Hospital Announces Board Leadership
November 10, 2017 | What’s Happening

The Auxiliary to Evangelical Community Hospital will be hosting the 30th Annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Sunday, December 3 starting at 5 pm at the Degenstein Pavilion with an illumination just outside of the main entrance of the Hospital. Read More about Evangelical Auxiliary Hosts 30th Annual Lights of Love to Support Hospice of Evangelical

Evangelical Auxiliary Hosts 30th Annual Lights of Love to Support Hospice of Evangelical
November 09, 2017 | What’s Happening

Plans are underway for the 2018 Evangelical Community Hospital Gala. Being held Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Bucknell University’s Larison Hall, the evening will draw on the atmosphere of the disco era. Read More about 2018 Evangelical Gala Will Support Expanded Programs and Growth at Evangelical

2018 Evangelical Gala Will Support Expanded Programs and Growth at Evangelical
October 31, 2017 | What’s Happening

Patients might not see what happens at the Laboratory of Evangelical Community Hospital, but the workings of the lab can determine so much for the patient. From length of wait to diagnosis, the lab plays a vital role. At Evangelical, several new lab happenings are working to enhance the patient experience. Read More about Laboratory Advances Make Way for More Precise Diagnosis and Shorter Test Wait Times

Laboratory Advances Make Way for More Precise Diagnosis and Shorter Test Wait Times
October 30, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nuclear Medicine department recently earned a three-year reaccreditation in both Nuclear Cardiology, PET/CT Oncology, and General Nuclear Medicine by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nuclear Medicine Department Earns Nuclear Medicine Reaccreditation

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nuclear Medicine Department Earns Nuclear Medicine Reaccreditation
October 26, 2017 | Community Support

Evangelical Community Hospital held its annual breast cancer awareness event, Cookin’ Men, on Thursday, October 19, 2017, at the 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. Read More about 2017 Cookin’ Men Event Breaks Records and Raises Funds For The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health

2017 Cookin’ Men Event Breaks Records and Raises Funds For The Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health
October 19, 2017 | Newsmakers

Rebecca Boop, RN, MSN, has been named Director of Clinical Quality and Patient Safety at Evangelical Community Hospital and began her duties in October. Read More about Rebecca Boop, RN, MSN, Named Director of Clinical Quality and Patient Safety at Evangelical Community Hospital

Rebecca Boop, RN, MSN, Named Director of Clinical Quality and Patient Safety at Evangelical Community Hospital
September 20, 2017 | What’s Happening

To encourage women to put their health first, the Center invites women to gather their female friends and enjoy a Girls’ Night Out scheduled on Thursday, October 12 or Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 5-7 pm. Mammograms will be offered as well as chair massages, aromatherapy and essential oil demonstrations, and free osteoporosis screenings. Read More about Girls’ Night Out Events Focus on Friendship and Health

Girls’ Night Out Events Focus on Friendship and Health
September 15, 2017 | Newsmakers

Several graduate nursing students recently took part in Evangelical’s Building A Safe Environment (BASE) class. The program is held each year for new and recently hired graduate RNs (nurses who have completed their education, but are new to the profession of nursing). Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Mentors and Supports New Registered Nurses

Evangelical Community Hospital Mentors and Supports New Registered Nurses
September 15, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital welcomes Kevin McNamara, MD, to the Emergency Medicine staff. Dr. McNamara began at Evangelical Community Hospital in August. Read More about Kevin McNamara, MD, Joins Evangelical as Emergency Medicine Physician

Kevin McNamara, MD, Joins Evangelical as Emergency Medicine Physician
September 13, 2017 | What’s Happening

Hospice of Evangelical recently held a volunteer training on September 11 and 12, 2017, for those interested in giving their time and assisting with end-of-life care for families throughout the Susquehanna Valley or supporting the work of Hospice through non-patient activities. Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Welcomes New Volunteers

Hospice of Evangelical Welcomes New Volunteers
September 12, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital welcomes Germaine Lancaster-Mar Fan, MD, Hospitalist, to the staff. Dr. Lancaster-Mar Fan joined Evangelical’s team of Hospitalists on July 31, 2017. Read More about Germaine Lancaster-Mar Fan, MD, Joins Evangelical as Hospitalist

Germaine Lancaster-Mar Fan, MD, Joins Evangelical as Hospitalist
September 01, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is currently seeking spiritual care volunteers, including spiritual caregivers, No One Dies Alone (NODA) volunteers, and lay chaplains. These volunteers are an extension of the Spiritual Care Department. Read More about Evangelical Seeking Spiritual Care Volunteers

Evangelical Seeking Spiritual Care Volunteers
September 01, 2017 | Community Support

On Saturday, October 7, 2017, staff of Evangelical will be walking for their patients and loved ones affected by heart attack and stroke in the annual Central Susquehanna Valley Heart Walk being held by the American Heart Association in Hufnagle Park, Lewisburg. Read More about Join the Evangelical Team at the Central Susquehanna Valley Heart Walk

Join the Evangelical Team at the Central Susquehanna Valley Heart Walk
August 23, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital recently announced the acquisition of Lewisburg Gynecology and Obstetrics, PC. The full ownership transition will be effective August 28, 2017, at which time the practice becomes part of OB/GYN of Evangelical and operations management falls under the direction of Evangelical Medical Services Organization (EMSO). Read More about Evangelical Acquires Lewisburg Gynecology and Obstetrics, PC

Evangelical Acquires Lewisburg Gynecology and Obstetrics, PC
August 23, 2017 | Newsmakers

Stephanie Zechman has been named Director of Evangelical Medical Services Organization (EMSO) Operations – Medicine Specialties and began her duties in July. Read More about Evangelical’s Stephanie Zechman, Named Director of EMSO Operations – Medicine Specialties

Evangelical’s Stephanie Zechman, Named Director of EMSO Operations – Medicine Specialties
August 18, 2017 | What’s Happening

On Tuesday, August 22, 2017, starting at 8 am and running throughout the day, Evangelical Community Hospital, in conjunction with other federal, state, and local agencies, will be holding a hazardous materials and mass casualty exercise. Read More about PUBLIC ADVISORY: Evangelical Conducting Emergency Response Training Exercise

PUBLIC ADVISORY: Evangelical Conducting Emergency Response Training Exercise
August 17, 2017 | Newsmakers

Surgical Specialists of Evangelical welcomes Daria Lin Keyser, DO, to the surgical team. Dr. Keyser is a general surgeon and will begin seeing patients in September. Read More about Daria Lin Keyser, DO, General Surgeon, Joins the Surgical Specialists of Evangelical

Daria Lin Keyser, DO, General Surgeon, Joins the Surgical Specialists of Evangelical
August 17, 2017 | Newsmakers

The Heart and Vascular Center of Evangelical welcomes Benjamin Keyser, DO, to the vascular team. Dr. Keyser is a vascular surgeon and will begin seeing patients in September. Read More about Benjamin Keyser, DO, Vascular Surgeon, Joins Evangelical’s Heart and Vascular Center

Benjamin Keyser, DO, Vascular Surgeon, Joins Evangelical’s Heart and Vascular Center
August 15, 2017 | Community Support

Evangelical Community Hospital hosted its 31st Golf Classic on Friday, August 11, 2017, at the Susquehanna Valley Country Club. The event was a great success, with nearly 200 golfers raising over $39,000 after expenses for Pre-Hospital Services. Awards were given to the top three teams in the morning and afternoon flights. Read More about 31st Annual Evangelical Golf Classic Raises Funds For Lifesaving Services

31st Annual Evangelical Golf Classic Raises Funds For Lifesaving Services
August 08, 2017 | What’s Happening

A catered lunch reception was recently held at Evangelical Community Hospital for students who were awarded nursing and health career scholarships through the Hospital’s scholarship program. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Celebrates Nursing & Health Career Scholarship Awardees

Evangelical Community Hospital Celebrates Nursing & Health Career Scholarship Awardees
August 07, 2017 | Newsmakers

Psychology of Evangelical welcomes Anthony Ragusea, PsyD, MSCP, ABPP, psychologist to its staff. He will begin seeing patients in mid-August at the practice located in Suite 204 of The Professional Office Building on the Hospital campus. Read More about Anthony Ragusea, PsyD, MSCP, ABPP, Joins Psychology of Evangelical

Anthony Ragusea, PsyD, MSCP, ABPP, Joins Psychology of Evangelical
August 03, 2017 | Newsmakers

After careful review and assessment of the future of healthcare trends for the area’s medical needs, Evangelical Community Hospital has announced a new leadership structure to strengthen its organizational framework. The new 2018 fiscal year saw several promotions and the fulfillment of the vacant Chief Operating Officer position. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Announces Leadership Structure

Evangelical Community Hospital Announces Leadership Structure
July 28, 2017 | What’s Happening

Hospice of Evangelical will be holding its annual volunteer training on September 11 and 12, 2017 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. Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Seeks Volunteers – Training Being Held In September

Hospice of Evangelical Seeks Volunteers – Training Being Held In September
July 28, 2017 | What’s Happening

Coping with the loss of a loved one is never easy and that’s why Hospice of Evangelical and Community Health Wellness are offering a six-week educational bereavement group called, “Life After Loss.” Read More about Hospice of Evangelical Offers “Life After Loss” Group Support

Hospice of Evangelical Offers “Life After Loss” Group Support
July 13, 2017 | What’s Happening

Two of Evangelical Community Hospital’s key imaging services recently earned reaccreditation from the American College of Radiology (ACR). ACR accreditation is the gold standard in medical imaging. Read More about Evangelical’s Imaging Services Earns Breast MRI and CT Scan Reaccreditations

Evangelical’s Imaging Services Earns Breast MRI and CT Scan Reaccreditations
July 12, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Health and Wellness has announced its new location on the Evangelical Community Hospital Campus. As of July 25, 2017, the health and wellness department will be located in Suite 116 and Suite 120 on the first floor of the Professional Office Building, the multi-level, brick building across from the Big Lots plaza that runs parallel to Hospital Drive. Read More about Evangelical Community Health and Wellness Offers Same Great Services at New Location

Evangelical Community Health and Wellness Offers Same Great Services at New Location
July 10, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to announce the opening of a new orthopaedics office and physical therapy space at the Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness. Evangelical staff will begin seeing patients at this location on Monday, July 17, 2017. Read More about New Orthopaedic and Physical Therapy Location at Miller Center for Recreation Wellness

New Orthopaedic and Physical Therapy Location at Miller Center for Recreation Wellness
July 06, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital has unveiled a revamped website for the Hospital and its practices, services, and programs at www.evanhospital.com. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces Newly Revamped Website

Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces Newly Revamped Website
June 30, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital will host its 31st Golf Classic Event on Friday, August 11, 2017 at the Susquehanna Valley Country Club. Read More about Evangelical Invites Golfers and Sponsors to Take Part in 31st Annual Golf Classic Event

Evangelical Invites Golfers and Sponsors to Take Part in 31st Annual Golf Classic Event
June 30, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Tamara F. Persing, RN, BSN, MS, CIC, FAPIC, Chief Nursing Officer, has been named a fellow of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). Read More about Tamara Persing, Chief Nursing Officer Named Fellow of APIC

Tamara Persing, Chief Nursing Officer Named Fellow of APIC
May 31, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital welcomes John Pfeifer, MD, of Bloomsburg to the interventional cardiology team. Dr. Pfeifer began at the Heart and Vascular Center of Evangelical in April providing general cardiology services and will begin providing interventional cardiology services in July. Read More about John Pfeifer, MD, Joins Evangelical as Interventional Cardiologist

May 17, 2017 | What’s Happening

This 24th annual event is the largest of its kind held for older adults. It is designed to provide an overview of resources available in the local community to keep older Americans healthy and fit. Read More about National Senior Health and Fitness Day Being Held Wednesday, May 31, 2017

May 17, 2017 | What’s Happening

Wearing properly-fitted, Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) regulated helmets can reduce the risk of head injuries by at least 45 percent – yet less than half of children 14 and under usually wear a bike helmet. Read More about Community Health and Wellness to Hold Free Bike Helmet Giveaway and Safety Program

Community Health and Wellness to Hold Free Bike Helmet Giveaway and Safety Program
May 08, 2017 | Community Support

Lewisburg, PA - Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, held a Month of Giving that included a Day of Giving event where 100% of sales were dedicated to giving back to the local community. The franchise, owned by Matt and Kristie Patterson with operating partner, Tim Miller, chose Evangelical Community Health and Wellness as the recipient of those funds. Read More about Jersey Mike’s Raises Over $7,000 for Evangelical Community Health and Wellness

 Jersey Mike’s Raises Over $7,000 for Evangelical Community Health and Wellness
May 08, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Fitness Center will be permanently closing on June 30, 2017, ending all gym-related services. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital to Permanently Close Fitness Center

May 08, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital hosted a Strokes for Stroke event put on by the American Heart Association on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Read More about Strokes for Stroke Held at Evangelical Community Hospital

May 04, 2017 | From Our Professionals

As the new Chief Nursing Officer at Evangelical Community Hospital, I am fortunate to inherit a cadre of excellent nursing professionals. Together as a team, we are able to deliver care to patients in a way that impacts their lives, whether they are coming to the Hospital for testing, experiencing an emergency, or need a longer term stay for medical attention. Read More about Celebrating Those Who Choose Nursing and the Business of Caring for People

April 28, 2017 | Community Support

Kendra Aucker, Evangelical Community Hospital President and CEO, had a unique opportunity to have lunch with Cassidy Kibler and Tori Ross and their leader, Leslie Imhoof, of Girls on the Run® (GOTR) Greater Susquehanna Valley to discuss their involvement with the GOTR program. Read More about Lunch Creates Connection for Evangelical Community Hospital and Girls on the Run

April 28, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital has 232 active volunteers on the rolls, including one superhero who visits kids, and some furry friends and their owners who bring their special type of comfort to patients and visitors. Read More about Volunteers Recognized at Evangelical Community Hospital - 2017

April 19, 2017 | Newsmakers

The Pre-Admission Care team was recently presented with the Team CHOICE Award at Evangelical Community Hospital. The Team CHOICE Award recognizes departments within the Evangelical Community Hospital family of facilities who uphold the highest standards of Communication, Hospitality, Ownership, Integrity, Confidentiality, and Empathy. Read More about Evangelical's Pre-Admission Care Team Presented Excellence Award

Evangelical's Pre-Admission Care Team Presented Excellence Award
April 12, 2017 | What’s Happening

David B. Nash, MD, MBA, will deliver this year's Fasano Memorial lecture entitled, "To Do No Harm—Can We Do It?" Read More about 2017 Fasano Lecture - Medical Expert Speaks on "To Do No Harm-Can We Do It?"

2017 Fasano Lecture - Medical Expert Speaks on
April 05, 2017 | From Our Professionals

Many patients come to an orthopaedic specialist for back pain only to find out, in some cases, the source of discomfort is not the spine or its mechanics. Read More about When Back Pain May Not Be Back Pain

March 28, 2017 | What’s Happening

Pain Medicine of Evangelical is officially open to and accepting patients at its new location inside of the Evangelical Community Hospital’s West Branch Medical Center, Lewisburg. The Center, which opened in November of 2016, houses Evangelical’s Wound & Hyperbaric Medicine, Diabetes Center, Bariatric Center, as well as a family medicine practice and Urgent Care of Evangelical. Read More about Pain Medicine of Evangelical Opens at West Branch Medical Center

March 28, 2017 | What’s Happening

Dike Drummond, MD, visited Evangelical Community Hospital on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, to hold several sessions on the understanding, prevention, and treatment of burnout with Evangelical employees. Read More about Renowned Speaker Lectures on Avoiding Burnout with Evangelical Employees

Renowned Speaker Lectures on Avoiding Burnout with Evangelical Employees
March 21, 2017 | Newsmakers

Donna Schuck, Associate Vice President/Chief Development Officer at Evangelical Community Hospital, has successfully attained the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) certification. Read More about Donna Schuck Earns CFRE Certification, Gold Standard for Fundraising Executives

March 16, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital welcomes Philip Peterson, MD, to the emergency medicine staff. Dr. Peterson began at Evangelical Community Hospital in January. Read More about Phillip Peterson, MD, Joins Evangelical as Emergency Medicine Physician

March 15, 2017 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital has named Tamara F. Persing, RN, BSN, MS, as the organization’s Chief Nursing Officer effective April 10, 2017. Mrs. Persing previously served at Evangelical in various roles from 1986 until 2009. Read More about Evangelical Names New Chief Nursing Officer

March 15, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital’s signature celebration, the Evangelical Gala, was held on Saturday, March 11, 2017, and raised approximately $105,000 during the Las Vegas themed event. Read More about Evangelical Gala Raises Over $100,000 in Support of Evangelical’s Community Outreach Services

February 24, 2017 | What’s Happening

Evangelical Community Hospital has acquired the practice of Central Penn Interventional Pain Medicine (CPIPM) in Williamsport. With the acquisition, Shiyi Abla-Yao, MD, lead practitioner of CPIPM, joins the Evangelical family of physicians. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Acquires Central Penn Interventional Pain Medicine – Welcomes Dr. Abla-Yao and Staff

Evangelical Community Hospital Acquires Central Penn Interventional Pain Medicine – Welcomes Dr. Abla-Yao and Staff
February 17, 2017 | From Our Professionals

As care evolves for those experiencing chronic conditions, many patients ask, what’s the difference between palliative medicine and hospice care? Read More about Palliative Medicine and Hospice: How They Differ But Strive for the Same Goal

February 15, 2017 | What’s Happening

Urgent Care of Evangelical, located at West Branch Medical Center, 7095 West Branch Highway, Lewisburg, has been awarded the Certified Urgent Care designation. Read More about Urgent Care of Evangelical Earns Certification from Urgent Care Association of America

December 02, 2016 | From Our Professionals

The Evangelical Pre-Hospital Services team is responsible for life-sustaining treatments at the scene of an emergency and provide vital patient information to the Emergency Department before the patient arrives. Over the course of the past year, I was invited numerous times by members of this expert team to work a shift. Recently, I accepted the challenge, but with trepidation. Read More about A Ride-Along Encourages Walking – In Another Person’s Shoes