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  1. Highmark, Geisinger announce joint ventureRead the original story

    May 10, 2017 | Business Journal

    Highmark Health and Geisinger Health System have signed a letter of intent to establish a clinical joint venture in central Pennsylvania.


  2. Patient Engagement Solutions Market: Rising Awareness About Self-Care Drives the Market's GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | SBWire

    ... company has made several strategic collaborations with the companies such as Qualcomm Inc., Geisinger Health System, and XG Health Solutions. These partnerships are aimed at developing new patient healthcare solutions that meet users' requirements ...


  3. Fresh Food By Prescription: This Health Care Firm Is Trimming Costs - And WaistlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 |

    The rising prevalence and cost of Type 2 diabetes has doctors at Geisinger Health System turning to food as a form of medicine. They're prescribing free, fresh food to low-income patients.


  4. Fresh food prescriptions given to low-income patients to help combat diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Inhabitat

    What if instead of prescribing medicine to treat a disease , doctors could prescribe fresh food to help prevent one? Geisinger Health System in Pennsylvania is testing their food prescription idea with Fresh Food Pharmacy, a service that currently provides diabetic, food insecure patients with recipes and nutritious fare. It turns out giving away healthy food for free is not only socially beneficial, but could ultimately save the healthcare system a decent amount of money.


  5. Hospital is put to the testRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... management coordinator for the hospital, said the drill was meant to test the policy set by the Geisinger Health System. Nesbitt said she would not divulge all of the details regarding the hospital's policy, but did say the drill was a success. ...


  6. Geisinger Health System Launches Nursing InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Health News Digest

    As part of its commitment to outstanding patient care, overall nursing excellence and innovation in nursing practice, Geisinger Health System announced today the creation of the Geisinger Nursing Institute. The new Nursing Institute will build on the health system's foundation of excellence and innovation and assure that nurses remain "the very heart of our commitment to patient care and medical excellence," said Geisinger's Chief Nursing Officer and Executive Vice President Geisinger employs nearly 6,000 nurses across its expansive health system and is recruiting to hire several hundred more.


  7. W-B Area narrows school site search to Pagnotti parcel in Plains Twp.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... The board considered three other sites - the Popple site off state Route 115 in Plains Twp., the Geisinger Health System site in Plains Twp., and another Pagnotti Enterprises site in Wilkes-Barre Twp. The Pagnotti site in Plains Twp. had the lowest ...


  8. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2017:04:27 05:25:43Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... property. The estimated cost for the other sites are: $110 million to $135 million for the Geisinger Health System site in Plains Twp.; $108 million to $130 for the Pagnotti Enterprises site Wilkes-Barre Twp.; and $101 million to $118 million for ...


  9. Lake Scranton expected to open soonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Times-Tribune

    ... download our mobile apps and see the latest e-circulars. MOOSIC Geisinger Health plans job fair Geisinger Health System plans a job fair today from noon to 6:30 p.m., seeking new employees for a number of different job types. Recruiters and hiring ...


  10. Health Datapalooza 2017 Day 1: Data Liberation, Sharing, and AnalyticsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Medgadget

    ... Jain, CEO of CareMore, Josh Rosenthal, Co-Founder and CSO of RowdMap, and Jaewon Ryu, EVP and CMO of Geisinger Health System. Josh spoke about how healthcare data can be used to differentiate between low and high value care. His company, RowdMap, ...


  11. Benefit Breakfast to Support CMN at GeisingerRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 |

    ... provide pediatric equipment, programs and services at Janet Weis Children's Hospital and throughout Geisinger Health System.


  12. W-B Area considers 4 sites for new high school; decision could come next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... district may not be able to afford right now. One site on the list is 55 acres in Plains Twp. that Geisinger Health System is offering to give to the district at no cost, Superintendent Brian Costello disclosed Thursday. Two other sites are also in ...


  13. AtlantiCare Gala Supports Programs and Services, Recognizes Edward R. Knight Award WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Cape May County Herald

    ... Century Club Gala at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa April 8, during which AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger Health System, recognized the Glenn family and Alan Simpson, M.D., FACR, with Edward R. Knight Community and Physician Awards. Proceeds ...


  14. Medication Burden in Patients With Acute Coronary SyndromesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... with ACS admitted to either of 2 Geisinger hospitals between January 1, 2008, and December 31, 2012. Geisinger Health System (GHS) is an integrated


  15. Truck Loads of Merchandise will be at CMN Geisinger Yard SaleRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2017 |

    ... ediatric equipment, programs and services at Geisinger Janet Weis Children's Hospital and throughout Geisinger Health System.


  16. Linking human genome sequences to health data will change clinical medicine, says expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in the same issue. One reports on whole-exome sequencing of more than 50,000 individuals from the Geisinger Health System in Pennsylvania and the analyses of rare variants with data from longitudinal electronic health records . They identified ...


  17. Healthcare CRM Market: Shares and Strategies for Key Industry Players by 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | SBWire

    ... of the Report @ Along the same lines, Geisinger Health System, a U.S.-based hospital, delivers personalized healthcare services to more than 3 million patients across 45 countries in North ...


  18. xG Health Solutions, Powered by Geisinger , and Casenet Partner for...Read the original story

    Apr 18, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... decision support. We have roots in one of America's most innovative and successful health systems, Geisinger Health System. Our solutions expedite performance improvements for providers and payers. xG Health's bundled payment solution has earned the ...


  19. Bhutanese song, dance and elders: refugee community honors its seniors citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Times-Tribune

    ... including Scranton Councilman Bill Gaughan and Murugu Manickam, M.D., a genetics researcher for the Geisinger Health System who is starting to work with the local Bhutanese population. We welcome user discussion on our site, under the following ...


  20. Geisinger Health System aims to expand facilitiesRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2017 |

    Geisinger Health System is selling $285 million in bonds to finance new health care facilities and equipment across 14 Pennsylvania counties, including Perry County, the hospital system announced April 3. Perry County is in Geisinger's strategic plan, but there are no details at this time about potential new health facilities here, said Lori Moran, a Geisinger spokesperson. Geisinger owns Holy Spirit Hospital in Cumberland County, which operates two medical facilities in Perry County, one at the business park in Penn Twp.