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  • Hanover Hospital & PinnacleHealth Pursue Partnership

    Date: 3/24/2017

    The board of directors of Hanover HealthCare PLUS, the parent organization of Hanover Hospital, and PinnacleHealth System have signed a non-binding letter of intent to pursue further negotiations toward a strategic partnership between the two organizations. During the period before the partnership is completed, Hanover Hospital will remain independent and continue to provide excellent patient care to those they serve. Over the past year, Hanover Hospital’s board of directors has engaged in a thoughtful a...

  • Hanover Hospital Auxiliary Presents Book & Gift Sale

    Date: 3/23/2017

    The Hanover Hospital Auxiliary will hold a Book & Gift Sale on Thursday, April 6, 2017 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Friday, April 7 , from 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. The sale will be held in Conference Rooms C & D, located on the third floor of the hospital. You’ll find tons of books, children’s books, cookbooks, gifts, toys and much, much more – at lower than retail price! Profits from the Book Sale directly support Hanover Hospital programs and continuing education for hospital employees. Cash, check and ch...

  • Spring 2017 Healthy Perspectives Magazine Is Now Available

    Date: 3/23/2017

    Our Spring 2017 community publication includes: Introduction to Imaging Services A Second CT Scanner for Quicker Stroke Care Lung Cancer Detection Technology Tough Stick? Portable Ultrasound Makes IV Access Easier New Mammography Center Opens Dr. Lynch Discusses 3D Mammography Upcoming Events Be sure to click on each pages' interactive features to view more information and videos. Click here to view Healthy Perspectives in our flipbook  format or PDF version.

  • Free Event: Lunch with the Dietitian - Reading New Food Labels

    Date: 3/20/2017

    After 20 years, the food label is changing. Plan to join us for a special “Lunch with the Dietitian” event to learn more about the changes on Tuesday April 18, 2017. Lunch will be from 11:15 a.m. to Noon, followed by the presentation from Noon to 1 p.m., at the York Street Medical Center, 400 York Street, Hanover, PA. Guest speaker Denise Stamm, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator at Hanover Hospital, will discuss how the new food label will help you to make better fo...

  • Congratulations to Christina Mulhollen, our March FOCUSED Award winner!

    Date: 3/17/2017

    Christina was nominated by fellow Environmental Services coworker Cathy Sneeringer and was “caught” role modeling the Owner-minded, Communicative, Service-oriented, and Devoted & Respectful Standards of Performance! Excerpt from her nomination: "...Christina was red faced when I came in at 6 a.m., having just finished the clean up. Not wanting to leave any of the mess for the next shift, she placed a fan in the area and also removed the soiled linen bin, which had soaked linens in it that were used t...

  • Patient Safety Awareness Week is March 12-18

    Date: 3/13/2017

    In celebration of National Patient Safety Week, March 12 – 18, 2017 , Hanover Hospital, guided by the National Patient Safety Foundation’s slogan, “Creating a World Where Patients and Those Who Care for Them Are Free from Harm,” will participate in educational and interactive activities for caregivers and patients. Patients and family members are encouraged to engage in the healthcare of either themselves or a loved one. This engagement has shown to make their care safer while in the hospital. To help, ...

  • About 3D Mammography - The Newest Breast Cancer Technology

    Date: 3/6/2017

    New technologies are exciting, and one of the many reasons Dr. David Lynch chose the medical specialty of radiology. The new state-of-the-art tomosynthesis technology, also known as 3D mammography, is the perfect example. Standard 2D and the new 3D mammography, he explains, both involve compression of the breast between two plates. With 2D mammography, using stationary equipment, X-rays pass through the breast, resulting in two-dimensional images containing overlapping tissue that could potentially hide ...

  • JoAnn Baum Memorial Fashion Show & Luncheon

    Date: 3/6/2017

    The Hanover Hospital Auxiliary is proud to present the JoAnn Baum Memorial Fashion Show and Luncheon , on Sunday, April 2, 2017, at 12:30 p.m. at the Hanover Country Club in Abbottstown. Held in JoAnn’s memory, the event proceeds will go toward the Pulmonary Department to enhance diagnostic evaluations for earlier lung cancer diagnoses. JoAnn Baum, who passed away in 2016, was a dedicated, long time member of the Hanover Hospital Auxiliary, and served in numerous capacities such as Auxiliary President an...

  • Your Life - Your Wishes Community Events

    Date: 3/2/2017

    If you were ill or injured and unable to speak, who would know what kind of care you would want? Regardless of your age or health condition, it is important to discuss your choices before a health crisis. Learn what you need to know to reduce confusion and stress, by making sure your wishes are known in advance. Completing the “Advance Directive” forms can be done without cost. The upcoming FREE events will include a few short videos followed by a panel discussion with a lawyer, doctor and social worker....

  • March 2017 "On-Hold" Messages

    Date: 2/28/2017

    March is National Nutrition Month ! In celebration, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages parents to “Put Your Best Fork Forward” by modeling healthy eating habits – one forkful at a time. Here are small, healthy changes families can make to their eating habits: start the family’s day with a nutritious breakfast; during each meal, fill half your plate with fruits and vegetables; make at least half of the grains you eat whole grains, and talk positively about eating healthy foods – your kids ...