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  • HealthLynk

    Date: 10/25/2017

    Talk about convenient! UPMC Pinnacle Hanover now offers Healthlynk . 24/7 online medical visits with no appointment necessary. From your smart phone, tablet, or computer - at home or work, you can securely connect online with your Healthlynk medical professional for a diagnosis or when appropriate, a prescription, lab, or x-ray order. Skip exposure to others' illnesses and save on time and gas. Visit Healthlynk.org from your computer, or download the app for use on smart phones or tablets. There is a fe...

  • Congratulations to Becky Sterner, our October 2017 FOCUSED Award winner!

    Date: 10/20/2017

    Rebecca (Becky) Sterner was nominated by her coworker, Donna, and was “caught” role modeling the Friendly, Owner-minded, United, Service-oriented, Empathetic and Devoted & respectful Standards of Performance. Excerpt from her nomination: "I am nominating Rebecca (Becky) Sterner for this FOCUSED award because she exemplified what we all work so hard to accomplish. I had a patient in the CT Scan area who was on home oxygen. She had left her house that morning thinking she was going to a routine doctor'...

  • Christina Spahr - CARNATION Care Award Winner

    Date: 9/28/2017

    Congratulations to Christina Spahr, the September 2017 winner of the CARNATION Care Award. Awarded quarterly, the CARNATION Care Award honors nursing support team members, who are the “front line” staff in our hospital and work closely with patients, family and other staff to provide safe care during their hospital stay. They build positive relationships with patients and families, which can be key to a successful recovery. "...Christina is always providing respectful and compassionate care with a positi...

  • Chris Ribot is our September DAISY Award Honoree!

    Date: 9/21/2017

    To be recognized as a DAISY Honoree, a nurse’s clinical skill and compassionate care exemplify the kind of nurse that our patients, their families, and our staff recognize as an outstanding role model. This nurse consistently meets all of the following criteria: • Exemplary Service • Compassionate Care • Commitment to Excellence • Advocacy Professionalism • Dedication by Consistently Going Above and Beyond Chris Ribot, RN, Nursing Supervisor, was nominated by the M4 staff for her willingness to go above ...

  • Congratulations to Amanda McNeal, our September 2017 FOCUSED Award winner!

    Date: 9/19/2017

    Amanda was nominated by Kathy Raber from the Lab who was her patient, and was “caught” role modeling ALL of the Standards of Performance. Excerpt from her nomination: “...My husband said my nurse for the night was Amanda McNeal...I was still really outof it so I don’t know what all I was hooked up to but there would be one alarm going off then shortly after that a second alarm would sound. Followed by Amanda rubbing my arm and saying ‘breathe Kathy’. I would take one or two breaths then fall back asleep....

  • "In The Bag" Purse Sale

    Date: 9/19/2017

    Friday, September 22, 2017 Time: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Featuring a vast selection of authentic brand name and designer handbags at 30-60% off department store prices. “In the Bag” also features luggage, briefcases and small leather goods for women and men. Cash, check and charge will be accepted. For information or directions please call (717) 316-2281. Click here to view/print flyer. (pdf) Location: Conference Room A check and charge will be accepted. For information or directions please call (717) 316...

  • UPMC Pinnacle Completes Affiliation with Hanover HealthCare PLUS

    Date: 9/1/2017

    The UPMC Pinnacle Board of Directors announced today that UPMC Pinnacle has completed its affiliation with Hanover Healthcare PLUS (HHCP), the parent company Hanover Hospital, after receiving all necessary regulatory approvals. The effective date is September 1. “We are honored to welcome Hanover HealthCare PLUS and its employees to UPMC Pinnacle,” said Philip Guarneschelli, president and CEO of UPMC Pinnacle. “Its medical staff and employees are dedicated to their patients, and we are delighted to join ...

  • Congratulations to Erin Shock and Chris Warner, August FOCUSED Award winners!

    Date: 8/25/2017

    Erin and Chris were nominated anonymously and were “caught” role modeling ALL of the Standards of Performance. Excerpt from their nomination: "The ED deals with difficult patients, but a few weeks ago the patient was a foster child and this child needed 1:1 attention from the staff for a period of 3 days. Erin was friendly and devoted to this child, even bringing in toys and clothes from home so the child would have something to occupy their mind and something to wear. She advocated for the patient and w...

  • Skip The Waiting Room With HOLD MY SPOT

    Date: 8/24/2017

    It's the busy holiday weekend coming. Don't let minor illness or injury mess with your big plans. Hanover Hospital's Express Care can see you without losing time in our waiting room. Stick with your holiday schedule by using Hold My Spot - our online reservation system for Express Care. By using your phone, tablet, or computer, you can make an online reservation - at any 1 of our 3 Hanover Hospital Express Care locations, in Hanover, Spring Grove, and New Oxford. Visit HHExpressCare.org , select your loc...

  • Community Multiphasic Blood Screening: October 6, 2017

    Date: 8/21/2017

    This low-cost comprehensive multiphasic blood screening can assist your physician in the detection of health problems such as heart disease, kidney or liver disease, some forms of cancer, diabetes, muscle or bone disease, and anemia. Registration opened on August 21, 2017. Please note this is a one-day event. Registration will close when capacity is reached. The cost of the test is $32 and 12 hours fasting is required. The following optional screens are available for an additional charge: • Thyroid scree...