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  • Congratulations to Dana Burns, our July FOCUSED Award winner!

    Date: 7/25/2017

    Dana was nominated by Katie Miller, an RN in Maternity and was “caught” role modeling the Friendly, Empathetic, and Devoted & Respectful Standards of Performance! Excerpt from her nomination: "Early in the morning [recently], we had a patient come in in very active labor. When her husband arrived, he was unable to be with her because he had their two-year-old son along. Understandably, the patient didn't want her son to see her in so much pain. They have no family in the area and had no one who could...

  • HealthLynk Online Visits

    Date: 7/25/2017

    Hanover Hospital is excited to now offer HealthLynk , a convenient secure way to get an online medical visit with no appointment necessary. HealthLynk provides easy access to medical professionals via your desktop, mobile device, or tablet. There's no worry about exposure to others' illnesses, as you'll have a private connection from the comfort of your own home or office. Prescriptions, Lab, and X-ray orders are available if needed. Adults who are at least 18 may enroll and children may be enrolled by a...

  • Hanover HealthCare PLUS and PinnacleHealth Sign Definitive Agreement for Strategic Partnership

    Date: 7/24/2017

    The board of directors of Hanover HealthCare PLUS, the parent organization of Hanover Hospital, and PinnacleHealth System have signed a binding affiliation agreement. The binding agreement is the next step in finalizing the process for Hanover Hospital to become a member of the PinnacleHealth network. The transaction is subject to regulatory review with an anticipated completion in September 2017. Under the terms of the agreement, Hanover Healthcare PLUS, including Hanover Hospital, its physician network...

  • Healthy Perspectives - Summer 2017 Edition is Now Available Online

    Date: 7/17/2017

    Our Summer 2017 community publication includes: Embrace a Nutritious Eating Style for a Lifetime of Better Health & Wellness Nutrition Labels Are Changing Meet the Dietitians Eat a Rainbow Every Day Nutrition and Disease – by Dr. James Dicke, Endocrinologist Upcoming Events Be sure to click on each pages' interactive features to view more information. Click here to view Healthy Perspectives in our flipbook  format or PDF version. *Look for your printed copy of Healthy Perspectives Magazine deli...

  • July 2017 "On-Hold" Messages

    Date: 7/12/2017

    We’re pleased to welcome Dr. Renee Roy , a family physician, to the staff of Hanover Medical Group Littlestown Family Medicine, in Littlestown. She joins Dr. Charles Kovalchick [Ko-VALL-chick] and Chelsey Fenby, PA-C. As a physician, Dr. Roy enjoys helping people, particularly in the diagnostic process. She wants her patients to know that she will make herself available for them and will listen to what they tell her. To schedule an appointment, please call 717-359-9214. As part of its new Mammography Cen...

  • Participate in the Golf Ball Drop during the 30th Annual Hanover Hospital Golf Tournament

    Date: 7/10/2017

    Here's your chance to score a hole-in-one...thousand! Participate in the Golf Ball Drop during the 30th Annual Hanover Hospital Golf Tournament on Friday, August 4th for your chance to win! Purchase one ball for $10 or three balls for $20. Balls will be sold at the Hospital's Gift Shop. Each ball is numbered and recorded with your name. At the tournament, the balls will be dropped from a helicopter and the closest to the hole will win up to $1,000! The second closest will win up to $500, and farthest aw...

  • Medical Minute - Bug Safety

    Date: 6/19/2017

    'Medical Minute' - broadcasting on WGTY and WYCR. In this week's edition, learn about bug safety. Click PLAY to learn more... Warmer weather means bugs; biting bugs, stinging bugs, mosquitoes that can spread viruses like West Nile and Zika , and ticks that transmit lyme disease. Here are tips to avoid bites and stings this summer: Don't use scented soaps, perfumes, or hairsprays. Avoid areas where insects nest or congregate such as stagnant pools of water, long grasses, uncovered foods, and flowers in bl...

  • June is National Men's Health Month

    Date: 6/15/2017

    Click PLAY for audio: Did you know that women are way more likely to visit the doctor for annual examinations and preventive services than men? Perhaps then, it's no wonder that men die at higher rates from the top ten leading causes and 5 years earlier on average than women. Heart disease, cancer, and injuries are no place for pride in winning numbers. Men, when it comes to your health, skip the macho attitude and stop ignoring symptoms. June is men's health month and its purpose is to heighten the awar...

  • The Total Wound Care Center Recognized with National Award

    Date: 6/15/2017

    The Total Wound Care Center at Hanover Hospital has been recognized with a national award for continued excellence in wound healing. Leaders, physicians and clinicians from the Total Wound Care Center gathered today to celebrate the Center’s receipt of the Robert A. Warriner III Center of Excellence award. The Center of Excellence award is given to Wound Care Centers® in the Healogics network that have met the highest level of quality standards for a minimum of two consecutive years. The Total Wound Care...

  • Medical Minute - Golf Tournament

    Date: 6/12/2017

    'Medical Minute' - broadcasting on WGTY and WYCR. In this week's edition, learn about our upcoming golf tournament. Click PLAY to learn more... Get into the swing of things by supporting your community's health. Hanover Hospital is pleased to announce the 30th anniversary of its annual golf tournament. Hanover Hospital has been blessed by the community's generosity and support for this tournament over the past 29 years and we are grateful for every dollar donated. This year's tournament will benefit our ...