Geisinger Health System Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Photo: N/A, License: N/ARead the original story

    Jan 10, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... and forensic fields. Dr. Stephen Paolucci, the chairman for the department of psychiatry for Geisinger Health System, sees how stretched the system is. It could take as long as three months for a patient in Northeastern Pennsylvania to see a ...

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  2. 6 new health devices you may want to avoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... information [rather] than less information about their health care," said Larson, who works with Geisinger Health System in Pennsylvania. But there's a whole class of folks whom Larson called "medically anxious." For them, she said, the jury's still ...

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  3. 6 new health devices you may want to avoidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... information [rather] than less information about their health care," said Larson, who works with Geisinger Health System in Pennsylvania. But there's a whole class of folks whom Larson called "medically anxious." For them, she said, the jury's still ...

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  4. 14 Tips for Success in Green BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Building Operating Management

    ... and Health Product Declarations (HPDs). If your request isn't met, ask why. 2. Follow the leaders . Geisinger Health System has been able to "bend the cost curve" to lower utility costs consistently, and improve the bottom line. The Geisinger ...

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  5. Geisinger issues visitation ban for children under 5; cites increased virus riskRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    A seasonal increase in pediatric respiratory virus cases has caused Geisinger Health System officials to issue a temporary ban on young children visiting some units at Geisinger medical facilities in the region. The temporary ban prohibits children under 5 from visiting children's and women's inpatient units at Geisinger facilities, including Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Plains Township, according to a Geisinger news release issued Wednesday.

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  6. Top Baby Names at Geisinger ListedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Geisinger Health System tabulated the most popular baby names for the 4,000 babies born in all of its hospitals in 2015. For example, the ranking for Adalynn also includes variations Adalinn, Adalyn, Addalyn and Addalynn.

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  7. What's the most popular name among 4,000 babies born at Geisinger?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | PennLive.com

    Mylo Mills, whose parents are Myka and Stephen Mills of Mechanicsburg, was one of the first babies born in the midstate in 2016. Jackson, or a variation such as Jacksen or Jaxon, was by far the most popular name given to boys born at Geisinger Health System hospitals in 2015.

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  8. Namedropper, Jan. 3, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... the hospital's intensive care unit during a health systemwide mass rounding. Executives from across Geisinger Health System gathered at their respective hospitals last month, connecting via live video-conferencing from State College to Atlantic City ...

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  9. Cerner Co. (CERN) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Initiatives, University of Missouri (MU), Baptist Health South Florida, McLaren Health Care and Geisinger Health System reflect growing traction. Moreover, the company has strong growth opportunities in the revenue cycle management (RCM) and ...

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  10. How Doctors Are Experimenting With Cutting Health-Care CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Atlantic

    ... ideas that are being experimented with in different parts of the country. The Pennsylvania-based Geisinger Health System, for example, is trying out one particularly novel innovation: an app that will allow unhappy customers to request a refund. As ...

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  11. Push On To Make Transparent Medical Records The National Standard Of CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Harborview Medical Center in Seattle and Geisinger Health System in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. At the end of a year, according to survey results published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, more ...

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  12. People - Publishers LunchRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | Publishers Marketplace

    ... tributions may be made to the ALS Association, 321 Norristown Road, Suite 260, Ambler, PA 19002; the Geisinger Health System Foundation Neuromuscular Disease Fund, 100 North Academy Avenue, Danville, PA 17822; or the charity of the donor's choice.

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  13. Geisinger WV fined by MedicareRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    ... to address some of the issues before the report was released, said Wendy Wilson, a spokeswoman for Geisinger Health System. We welcome user discussion on our site, under the following guidelines: To comment you must first create a profile and ...

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  14. Geisinger Wyoming Valley hit with Medicare penaltyRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Mayo Clinic Health System in Minnesota, according to federal data. Wendy Wilson, a spokeswoman for Geisinger Health System, said Geisinger tracks patient safety incidents internally and has already begun to address some of the issues before the ...

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  15. Less than half of US hospitals require flu shots for staff-despite risk to patientsRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of a National Survey, Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology (2015). DOI: 10.1017/ice.2015.277 Geisinger Health System vaccinated more than 92% of all employees against influenza this season, with a modification of a mandatory program. On ...

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  16. Hershey-PinnacleHealth merger: FTC states objectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... in FTC-approved transactions including WellSpan Health acquiring Good Samaritan Health System, and Geisinger Health System affiliating with Holy Spirit Health System. The FTC said in a news release the Hershey-PinnacleHealth merger "would create a ...

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  17. Hershey-PinnacleHealth: Will they fight or back down from the FTC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... FTC has recently allowed several major transactions impacting the midstate, including the joining of Geisinger Health System and Holy Spirit Health System, and WellSpans acquisition of Good Samaritan Health System. The latest wave of consolidation, ...

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  18. Big DataA's Big Puzzle: Now What?Read the original story

    Dec 4, 2015 | American Society for Quality

    ... Medical Expenditure Panel Survey to OptumLabs' real-world claims data. Large systems like Mayo and Geisinger Health System, which in 2013 launched its own technology and analytics group, xG Health Solutions, are starting to apply their research ...

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  19. The American College of Cardiology, Geisinger Health System and xG...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    /PRNewswire/ -- The American College of Cardiology (ACC), Geisinger Health System and xG Health Solutions announce today the launch of a new joint initiative to enhance the processes and outcomes of clinical care for patients with heart failure. With ...

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  20. Geisinger gets boost from adding new hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Modern Healthcare

    Geisinger Health System is benefiting from acquisitions and a focus on high-acuity service lines, but the group still saw its expenses outpace revenue in its fiscal first quarter. The Danville, Pa.-based system, which operates six acute-care hospitals, a multispecialty physician group and a health plan business, reported growth in both patient volume and health plan membership in the period ended Sept.

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