Geisinger Health System Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Geisinger officially takes over Atlantic City-based health systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Geisinger Health System said this week its acquisition of AtlantiCare has received approval from New Jersey regulators and is now final. AltlantiCare has about 5,400 employees and less than $1 billion in annual revenues.

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  2. Sanford Health posts robust financial growth in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Modern Healthcare

    ... roughly 1,400 physicians. Other health systems that run their own insurance plans - including Geisinger Health System in Danville, Pa., Presbyterian Healthcare Services in Albuquerque, ProMedica in Toledo, Ohio, and Sharp HealthCare in San Diego - ...

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  3. Your NEJM Group Today: Difficulty Asking for Advice, Preventing...Read the original story

    Oct 1, 2015 | Journal Watch

    ... reduced the risk for anxiety-disorder onset over the following year. NEJM CareerCenter: Geisinger Health System in Pennsylvania is seeking an emergency medicine physician, with a working knowledge of patient safety and improvement science, to join ...

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  4. xG Health Solutions Launches New Platform for Hospitals, Clinics and Health PlansRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2015 | Freshnews

    ... these proven solutions to providers and payers everywhere." Steele served as president and CEO of Geisinger Health System from 2001-2015. About xG Health Solutions xG Health Solutions powers long-term success for healthcare organizations with ...

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  5. Measure Up/Pressure Down(r) Campaign and Withings Announce High Blood Pressure Pilot Project OutcomesRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 | Newswise

    ... 150 medical groups and health systems such as Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, Kaiser Permanente, and Geisinger Health System. The campaign also brings together national partners and sponsor organizations to work collectively to provide patients and ...

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  6. Noteworthy: Monday, Sept. 28, 2015Read the original story

    Sep 28, 2015 | The News Item

    ... provide pediatric equipment, programs and services at Janet Weis Children's Hospital and throughout 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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  7. Geisinger christens new laboratory medicine buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | The News Item

    Submitted Photo Ken Wood, chief medical officer, Geisinger Medical Center ; Tom Sokola, chief administrative officer, GMC; Conrad Schuerch, chairman, laboratory medicine, Geisinger Health System ; William Alexander, chairman, Geisinger Health System Foundation Board; David T. Feinberg, president and chief executive officer, GHS; E. Lynn Miller, executive vice president, clinical operations, GHS; Glenn D. Steele Jr., chairman of xG Health Solutions and former Geisinger president and CEO; Diana Kremitske, vice president of lab operations, and Myra Wilkerson, vice chair for laboratory medicine, GHS, prepare to cut the ribbon to formally christen Geisinger's new Laboratory Medicine Building.

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  8. Geisinger to present "A Century of Transformation and Innovation" Centennial SymposiaRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | Health News Digest

    DANVILLE, Pa. - Geisinger Health System presents "A Century of Transformation and Innovation" Centennial Symposia, Thursday and Friday, Sept.

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  9. Geisinger Turkey Trot Set for Nov. 14Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2015 | GantDaily.com

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

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  10. Noteworthy: Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015Read the original story

    Sep 17, 2015 | The News Item

    ... provide pediatric equipment, programs and services at Janet Weis Children's Hospital and throughout 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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  11. Hershey-PinnacleHealth can cost two-thirds less under deal with HighmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... another likely factor is a desire on the part of Hershey-PinnacleHealth to get on even footing with Geisinger Health System, which recently established a big midstate presence by affiliating with Holy Spirit. Geisinger, unlike most health systems, ...

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  12. Conrad and Susan Schintz to receive Salvation Army Others AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2013 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Salvation Army and/or the community. Conrad W. Schintz is vice president of community relations for Geisinger Health System and has held numerous positions within the Geisinger system. He is active in many community initiatives and organizations ...

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  13. Geisinger Health System Researchers Receive $3.5 Million Federal GrantRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2015 | BioSpace

    ... inflamed, do not respond well to treatment and the inflammation can last three months or longer. Geisinger Health System is one of the nine sites participating in the third phase of the eMERGE Network. Geisinger joined the network's second phase in ...

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  14. Geisinger ready to open in PittstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    Geisinger Health System is set to open a new primary care practice in downtown Pittston next week. The new facility includes family medicine, lab and radiology services.

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  15. PinnacleHealth, Holy Spirit and others announce new hires: Trade TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He also previously worked with the Geisinger Health System in the Danville area for 10 years. Dr. Alex Garton, a cardiologist has joined PinnacleHealth CardioVascular Institute. Garton was a ...

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  16. Photo: Christopher Dolan, License: N/A, Created: 2015:08:26 15:30:39Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    CHRISTOPHER DOLAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center food services hostess Stephanie Spudis of Exeter places a food tray into a cart in the hospital kitchen on Wednesday. Geisinger Health System will raise its minimum wage to $10 per hour and increase rates for all employees effective Sept.

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  17. Geisinger raises minimum wage for workersRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    Geisinger Health System will raise its minimum wage to $10 per hour and increase rates for all employees effective Sept. 6. Increasing pay rates "will help us to continue to retain and hire the best employees," said Amy Brayford, Geisinger chief human resources officer.

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  18. Dr. Thomas Graf Joins The Chartis Group as National Director of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | PRWeb

    National leader in medical home innovation and post-acute care redesign will lead population health management across the firm's practices Dr. Graf brings an unparalled level of innovation and hands-on expertise related to effectively managing the health of populations ... The Chartis Group announced today that Thomas Graf, MD, FAAFP, a leader in advancing healthcare delivery, reducing the cost of care and supporting continuous growth and performance improvement, has joined the firm as the National Director of Population Health Management. Dr. Graf joins The Chartis Group from Geisinger Health System where he was the Chief Medical Officer for Population Health and Longitudinal Care Service Lines.

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  19. Keeping cancer from coming backRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 | The News Item

    A leading oncologist at Geisinger said a main concern for his former patients who have recovered from one or more cancers is a disregard for screening for additional occurrences of new types of cancer. Dr. Rajiv Panikkar, director of medical oncology at Geisinger Medical Center and co-leader for the cancer service line at Geisinger Health System, said his cancer survivors often forego routine screenings, like pelvic exams and colonoscopies, in exchange for their cancer-specific tests, like PET and CAT scans.

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  20. Nanticoke exits financially distressed statusRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Manager Andy Gegaris. The change, along with investment from Luzerne County Community College and Geisinger Health System in the city, is part of positive change in Nanticoke, said Mayor Richard Wiaterowski. "I'm thrilled," Wiaterowski said after ...

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