February 2017 "On-Hold" Messages

Posted Date: 2/5/2017

February is Heart Month!
Join us for “Questions About the Heart and Vascular System,” a special “Dinner with a Doc” panel presentation, on Wednesday, February 22, at the York Street Medical Center in Hanover. Our team of specialists, including doctors Charles Kovalchick [Ka-VAWL-chick], Daniel Neuzil [NOO-zil] and André Garabedian [Gara-BE-di-an], and registered dietitian Malorie Blake, will share information on local services and answer your heart related questions. There is no cost to participate, but registration is required. For information, please call 717-316-2141.

Inclement Weather Hotline
We care about your safety and well-being! During inclement weather conditions, such as snow, ice or flooding, call our Inclement Weather Hotline, 717-316-7100, for an up-to-date listing of delayed openings, cancellations and early closings of physician offices and outpatient and satellite services.

3-D Mammography
Hanover Hospital is pleased to offer 3-D Mammography, the most advanced digital technology for diagnosing breast cancer at its earliest stages. This advanced method produces a clearer 3-dimensional image by using several X-rays obtained at different angles, offering increased cancer detection and decreased callback rates. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, please call 717-316-3500.

“Hold My Spot”
Express Care locations are able to dispense medications for minor illnesses and injuries, with most prescriptions priced at less than $20! Also, our “Hold My Spot” online check-in service will let you schedule an Express Care time that suits YOU! Use your phone, tablet or computer to “jump into” the Express Care line with a few simple clicks. You can then go about your day while receiving text message updates alerting you when it’s time to show up. To hold YOUR spot at Express Care, please go to: www.HHExpressCare.org. Our Express Care centers are open 7 days a week, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Attention athletes!
Are you interested in improving your performance through good nutrition? “Eating for Performance” is a free presentation that will take place at 7 p.m., on Thursday, February 23rd at South Western High School. “Eating for Performance” is a “must attend” for any athlete wanting to step up their game. To register, please call Jennifer Sherdel at 717-316-6817.

Healthy Perspectives
Our newest Healthy Perspectives publication features health and wellness resources for kids of all ages. Learn of the benefits of skin-to-skin contact for newborns, how to best protect your child from illness with antibiotics and vaccines, and information about our sports medicine programs for student athletes and newly expanded Concussion Management and Rehabilitation Program. Find helpful information about teens and depression and customized fitness programs for overweight teens. Healthy Perspectives can be viewed on our website: www.HanoverHospital.org. For a print copy, please call 717-316-6976.