Newsmakers

May 12, 2022 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital was recently awarded a grant of $40,000 from the Ralph and Josephine Smith Fund at the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP). Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Granted Funds to Support Financial Assistance Program

Evangelical Community Hospital Granted Funds to Support Financial Assistance Program
May 12, 2022 | Newsmakers

Rebecca Fetzer, RN, was presented the DAISY Award on National Nurses Day, Friday, May 6, 2022. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Rebecca Fetzer, RN

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Rebecca Fetzer, RN
May 11, 2022 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital recently added accreditation for adult transesophageal testing (TEE) to its existing Echocardiography Accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Adds Transesophageal Testing as Part of Echocardiography Accreditation

Evangelical Community Hospital Adds Transesophageal Testing as Part of Echocardiography Accreditation
May 10, 2022 | Newsmakers

Jennifer Troxell, CAC, CRCR, has been named Director of Patient Financial Services at Evangelical Community Hospital effective May 1, 2022. Read More about Jennifer Troxell, CAC, CRCR, Named Director of Patient Financial Services at Evangelical

Jennifer Troxell, CAC, CRCR, Named Director of Patient Financial Services at Evangelical
April 25, 2022 | Newsmakers

Christina Rice, LPN, was presented the DAISY Award on Thursday, April 21, 2022. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Christina Rice, LPN

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Christina Rice, LPN
April 18, 2022 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s has received recertification as a Primary Stroke Center from DNV. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Receives Primary Stroke Center Certification

Evangelical Community Hospital Receives Primary Stroke Center Certification
April 12, 2022 | Newsmakers

The Community Health and Wellness Department of Evangelical Community Hospital will be moving to The Miller Center, 120 Hardwood Drive, Lewisburg, beginning May 2, 2022. Read More about Evangelical Community Health and Wellness Moving to The Miller Center

Evangelical Community Health and Wellness Moving to The Miller Center
April 11, 2022 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital led one of the 10 highest-scoring projects in a statewide awards program spotlighting how Pennsylvania hospitals have served their communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Recognized for Innovative COVID-19 Response

Evangelical Community Hospital Recognized for Innovative COVID-19 Response
April 06, 2022 | Newsmakers

To make communication about bills more convenient for patients, Patient Financial Services at Evangelical Community Hospital began a new way of reaching patients on Tuesday, April 5, 2022. The Department launched a new text platform that reaches out to patients who have a new balance posted on an account with Evangelical. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Begins Texting Program for Billing Reminders

Evangelical Community Hospital Begins Texting Program for Billing Reminders
March 18, 2022 | Newsmakers

LeeAnn Almas, RN, BSN, was presented the DAISY Award on Monday, March 14, 2022. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to LeeAnn Almas, RN, BSN

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to LeeAnn Almas, RN, BSN
January 11, 2022 | Newsmakers

Hannah Sauers, RN, BSN, was presented the DAISY Award on Tuesday, January 4, 2022. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Hannah Sauers, RN, BSN

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Hannah Sauers, RN, BSN
January 03, 2022 | Newsmakers

On Saturday morning at 2:04 am, on January 1, 2022, Jedediah Lemon and Carlee Jo Rudy of Mifflinburg, welcomed the new year in with a brand-new 7 pounds, 6.9 ounces, 19 inches long addition to their family. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces First Baby of 2022

Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces First Baby of 2022
December 21, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg, and Selinsgrove Imaging Center of Evangelical, Selinsgrove, have earned reaccreditation in vascular ultrasound testing by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC), after undergoing a thorough review of their operational and technical components by a panel of experts. The term of the accreditation is three years in the areas of peripheral venous testing, peripheral arterial testing, and extracranial cerebrovascular testing. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Imaging Centers Earn Vascular Testing Reaccreditation from the IAC

Evangelical Community Hospital Imaging Centers Earn Vascular Testing Reaccreditation from the IAC
December 01, 2021 | 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 Earns Interventional Cardiology Reaccreditation

Evangelical Community Hospital Earns Interventional Cardiology Reaccreditation
November 22, 2021 | Newsmakers

Anne Griffin, RN, MSN, was presented the DAISY Award on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Anne Griffin, RN, MSN

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Anne Griffin, RN, MSN
November 17, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital recently introduced new and newly promoted directors to oversee operations within its Hospital and Primary Care practices. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces New Directors

Evangelical Community Hospital Introduces New Directors
November 16, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Greg Enders, MD, Gastroenterologist; Aaron Feaster, DO, General Surgeon; and Anthony Lebario, MD, Interventional Pain Medicine Physician to its staff. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Physicians

Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Physicians
November 05, 2021 | Newsmakers

Kendra Aucker, President and CEO of Evangelical Community Hospital, received the Rural Health Legislator of the Year Award, presented by the Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health (PORH). Read More about President and CEO of Evangelical Community Hospital Receives Rural Health Leader of the Year Award

President and CEO of Evangelical Community Hospital Receives Rural Health Leader of the Year Award
November 01, 2021 | Newsmakers

The Family Place, Evangelical Community Hospital’s obstetrics unit, has earned several honors in the areas of maternal substance use and opioid use disorder care. Through education and implementation, The Family Place has received distinction from both The Jewish Healthcare Foundation (JHF) and the Vermont Oxford Network (VON). Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital’s Obstetrics Unit—The Family Place—Earns Honors

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Obstetrics Unit—The Family Place—Earns Honors
October 22, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital welcomes several advanced practitioners to its family of services. Read More about Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical Community Hospital in 2021 and 2022

Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical Community Hospital in 2021 and 2022
October 11, 2021 | Newsmakers

Christie Hoover, RN, a nurse on Evangelical Community Hospital’s Critical Care and Intermediate Care units was recently presented the DAISY Award. The award is given to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Christie Hoover, RN

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence to Christie Hoover, RN
October 01, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital recently became only the second hospital in Pennsylvania to gain full StormReady® status. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Recognized as StormReady® by the National Weather Service

Evangelical Community Hospital Recognized as StormReady® by the National Weather Service
October 01, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Imaging Services has earned a three-year term of accreditation in ultrasound as the result of an extensive review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Earns American College of Radiology Ultrasound Accreditation

Evangelical Community Hospital Earns American College of Radiology Ultrasound Accreditation
September 20, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Mohamed Hassan, MD, Hospitalist, and Kimberly Levin, MD, Pathologist to its staff. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Physicians to Hospitalist and Pathology Groups

Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Physicians to Hospitalist and Pathology Groups
September 15, 2021 | Newsmakers

The Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has granted three-year reaccreditation to the cancer program at Evangelical Community Hospital. To earn voluntary CoC accreditation, a cancer program must meet 34 CoC quality care standards, be evaluated every three years through a survey process, and maintain levels of excellence in the delivery of comprehensive patient-centered care. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Earns Commission on Cancer Reaccreditation

Evangelical Community Hospital Earns Commission on Cancer Reaccreditation
September 08, 2021 | Newsmakers

Jessica Ahlum, MD, has been named Medical Director of the Primary Stroke Center at Evangelical Community Hospital. She is fulfilling this Directorship in addition to her role as a neurologist on staff at the Hospital. Read More about Jessica Ahlum, MD, Named Medical Director of Primary Stroke Center at Evangelical Community Hospital

Jessica Ahlum, MD, Named Medical Director of Primary Stroke Center at Evangelical Community Hospital
August 27, 2021 | Newsmakers

Michele Musaraca, MBA, CRA, has been named Director of Imaging Services at Evangelical Community Hospital and began serving in her new role in August. Read More about Imaging Services Director Named at Evangelical Community Hospital

Imaging Services Director Named at Evangelical Community Hospital
August 23, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital recently presented certificates and Florence Nightingale lamp pins to graduates of it fourth class of Nurse Residency participants. Read More about Evangelical Graduates Fourth Nurse Residency Class

Evangelical Graduates Fourth Nurse Residency Class
July 23, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Stephen Wall, DO, as a member of the Medial Staff and part of the Pathology Group of Evangelical. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Pathologist, Stephen Wall, DO

Evangelical Welcomes New Pathologist, Stephen Wall, DO
June 10, 2021 | Newsmakers

Maria Fasano, MD, has been named Medical Director of Laboratory Services at Evangelical Community Hospital. She is fulfilling this Directorship in addition to her role as a pathologist on staff at the Hospital. Read More about Maria Fasano, MD, Named Medical Director of Laboratory Services at Evangelical Community Hospital

Maria Fasano, MD, Named Medical Director of Laboratory Services at Evangelical Community Hospital
May 18, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical’s 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. Recently, the third graduating class completed the program. Read More about Evangelical Graduates Nurse Residency Class

Evangelical Graduates Nurse Residency Class
May 13, 2021 | Newsmakers

Rosemary Benfer, RN, a nurse at Evangelical Community Hospital’s Ambulatory Surgical Center was presented the DAISY Award on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence in May

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence in May
May 03, 2021 | Newsmakers

Luanne Hawley, RN, Imaging Services nurse at Evangelical Community Hospital was presented the DAISY Award on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence in April

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor for Nursing Excellence in April
March 24, 2021 | Newsmakers

Amanda Glenny, RN BSN, obstetrics nurse at Evangelical Community Hospital’s The Family Place, was presented the DAISY Award on Monday, March 22, 2021. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor For Nursing Excellence in March

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor For Nursing Excellence in March
February 25, 2021 | Newsmakers

Ayn Kerber, MD, has been named Medical Director of Hospice at Evangelical Community Hospital in addition to her role as a physician with Family Medicine of Evangelical-Lewisburg. Read More about Ayn Kerber, MD, Named Medical Director of Hospice

Ayn Kerber, MD, Named Medical Director of Hospice
February 24, 2021 | Newsmakers

Saquib Siddiqi, MS, DO, General Cardiologist, has been named Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at Evangelical Community Hospital in addition to his cardiologist role at the Heart and Vascular Center of Evangelical. Read More about Saquib Siddiqi, MS, DO, Named Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation

Saquib Siddiqi, MS, DO, Named Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation
February 17, 2021 | Newsmakers

Benjamin Keyser, DO, Vascular Surgeon, has been named Medical Director of Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine at Evangelical Community Hospital. Wound and hyperbaric medicine is the specialized and advanced treatment of wounds. Read More about Benjamin Keyser, DO, Named Medical Director of Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine at Evangelical Community Hospital

Benjamin Keyser, DO, Named Medical Director of Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine at Evangelical Community Hospital
February 11, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital was recently officially designated a Keystone 10 hospital in Pennsylvania by the Department of Health. The Family Place, the Hospital’s obstetrics unit, has been working toward this designation for some time. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Declared a Keystone 10 Hospital

Evangelical Community Hospital Declared a Keystone 10 Hospital
January 11, 2021 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital recently announced the arrival of Cathleen Lapchak, MJ, BSN, RN, CPHRM, as Director of Clinical Quality, Patient Safety, and Risk Management. She began her role at the Hospital on January 4, 2021. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Appoints New Director of Clinical Quality, Patient Safety, and Risk Management

Evangelical Community Hospital Appoints New Director of Clinical Quality, Patient Safety, and Risk Management
December 29, 2020 | Newsmakers

Malcom Mar Fan, MD, Hospitalist, has been named Medical Director of the Hospitalist Group at Evangelical Community Hospital. In this role, Dr. Mar Fan provides operational oversight of the Hospitalist program. Read More about Malcolm Mar Fan, MD, Named Medical Director of Hospitalist Group at Evangelical

Malcolm Mar Fan, MD, Named Medical Director of Hospitalist Group at Evangelical
December 02, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome interventional pain medicine specialist Lukasz Chebes, MD, to Pain Medicine of Evangelical. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Pain Medicine Physician

Evangelical Welcomes New Pain Medicine Physician
December 01, 2020 | Newsmakers

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

Advanced Practitioners Join Evangelical Community Hospital
November 02, 2020 | Newsmakers

Aimee Noviello, RN, obstetric nurse at Evangelical Community Hospital’s The Family Place, was presented the DAISY Award on Wednesday, October 28, 2020. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor For Nursing Excellence in October

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor For Nursing Excellence in October
November 02, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome a new primary care physician, Matthew Wolcott, MD, to Family Medicine of Evangelical. Dr. Wolcott serves patients in both the Middleburg and Mifflinburg practices. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Primary Care Physician, Matthew Wolcott, MD

Evangelical Welcomes New Primary Care Physician, Matthew Wolcott, MD
October 28, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nuclear Medicine Department recently earned reaccreditations from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in three areas: Nuclear Cardiology, General Nuclear Medicine, and PET/CT. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nuclear Medicine Department Earns Reaccreditations

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nuclear Medicine Department Earns Reaccreditations
September 22, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical’s 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. Recently, the second graduating class completed the program. Upon completion they are given a nurse residency pin and certificate to acknowledge the hard work and dedication they have put in to become an Evangelical Nurse. Read More about Evangelical Graduates Second Nurse Residency Class

Evangelical Graduates Second Nurse Residency Class
September 16, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome a new Neurologist to its Medical Staff. Jessica Ahlum, MD, joined Neurology of Evangelical in late August. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Neurologist, Jessica Ahlum, MD

Evangelical Welcomes New Neurologist, Jessica Ahlum, MD
September 08, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Echocardiography service recently earned reaccreditation from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). The accreditation is for both the Hospital and Selinsgrove Imaging Center, located at 21 Susquehanna Valley Mall Dr, Selinsgrove. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital’s Echocardiography Service Earns Reaccreditation

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Echocardiography Service Earns Reaccreditation
September 03, 2020 | Newsmakers

Angela Cassel, CNM, OB/GYN of Evangelical, was presented the DAISY Award on Wednesday, September 2, 2020. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor For Nursing Excellence

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards DAISY Honor For Nursing Excellence
August 31, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital recently announced the arrival of Jonathan Shedlock, MBA, CRCR, as Director of Patient Financial Services. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Appoints New Director of Patient Financial Services

Evangelical Community Hospital Appoints New Director of Patient Financial Services
August 28, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. 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 Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award in 2020

Evangelical Community Hospital Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award in 2020
August 19, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome a new Emergency Medicine physician to its Medical Staff. Eliza Reed, DO, joined the Hospital’s Emergency Department in August. Read More about Evangelical Welcomes New Emergency Medicine Physician

Evangelical Welcomes New Emergency Medicine Physician
August 07, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital welcomes Saquib Siddiqi, MS, DO, to the cardiology team at the Heart and Vascular Center of Evangelical. Read More about Saquib Siddiqi, MS, DO, Joins Evangelical as General Cardiologist

Saquib Siddiqi, MS, DO, Joins Evangelical as General Cardiologist
August 04, 2020 | Newsmakers

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 Community Hospital’s Imaging Services Earn Breast MRI and CT Scan Reaccreditations in 2020

Evangelical Community Hospital’s Imaging Services Earn Breast MRI and CT Scan Reaccreditations in 2020
August 04, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is proud to announce the recertification of its Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation programs by the American Association for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Read More about Two Key Rehabilitation Programs at Evangelical Earn Recertification

Two Key Rehabilitation Programs at Evangelical Earn Recertification
July 31, 2020 | Newsmakers

Kelly Solomon, RN, has been named Director of The Family Place, the obstetrics unit, at Evangelical Community Hospital. Read More about Kelly Solomon, RN, Named Director of The Family Place at Evangelical Community Hospital

Kelly Solomon, RN, Named Director of The Family Place at Evangelical Community Hospital
July 17, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Max Laurore, MD, FACOG, Laborist, to OB/GYN of Evangelical. Read More about OB/GYN of Evangelical Welcomes New Laborist, Max Laurore, MD, FACOG

OB/GYN of Evangelical Welcomes New Laborist, Max Laurore, MD, FACOG
July 15, 2020 | Newsmakers

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome two new Hospitalists, Sandeep Regmi, MD, and Sara J. Hawksworth, DO. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Hospitalists

Evangelical Community Hospital Welcomes New Hospitalists
July 15, 2020 | Newsmakers

Tiffany Wolfe, RN, BSN, at Evangelical Community Hospital, was surprised on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, as she was presented the Hospital’s first DAISY Award. The award is presented to a deserving nurse who exemplifies clinical expertise and compassionate care and is recognized as a role model in the nursing community. Read More about Evangelical Community Hospital Awards First DAISY Honor

Evangelical Community Hospital Awards First DAISY Honor