E-mail Contact Us Volunteer Make A Gift En Español Employees  




Progress Notes is written for Lancaster General Health Medical and Dental staff. You can receive Progress Notes' monthly e-newsletter alerts (click here to subscribe). Please let us know how we can make Progress Notes even better.
 

Meet the Editors

Charles A. Castle, MD
Editor-in-Chief
Associate Physician Executive
(717) 544-5145
cacastle@lghealth.org

Carl Manelius
Executive Editor
Director, Physician Affairs
(717) 544-5048
cjmaneli@lghealth.org

Mary Beth Schweigert
Managing Editor
Corporate Communications Assistant
(717) 544-5093

MSchweigert2@lghealth.org


 

 
LGH notches major improvement in documenting medical necessity for inpatient admissions of Medicare patients
1/9/2015

Clear documentation of medical necessity ensures appropriate care for patients – and maximum reimbursement for hospitals. But knowing exactly what and how to document can be a challenge, especially for hospital admissions of Medicare patients.

  Read more


First Population Health Fellow gets an ‘all-access pass’ to the health system
1/9/2015

Dr. Adam Lake’s typical day could include everything from managing urgent triage calls to attending high-level meetings and brainstorming ideas to better engage diabetes patients.

  Read more


Lancaster General Health Physicians go paperless, win national award
1/9/2015

LG Health is the first in Pennsylvania and in the top 1 percent in the United States to achieve recognition for EMR use at both its hospital and physician practices.

  Read more


LHVI clinics offer specialized cardiovascular care in a single setting
12/12/2014

Lancaster Heart & Vascular Institute will open the first of three specialized clinics next month.
The new clinics will offer multidisciplinary heart and vascular care in one setting, simplifying the referral process for both physicians and patients.

  Read more


If Ebola hits here, is LG Health ready?
12/12/2014

A Nov. 20 drill evaluated LG Health’s readiness to identify and treat a possible Ebola patient. Find out how we did.

  Read more


New online tool will help women identify breast cancer risk
12/12/2014

LG Health’s Breast Cancer Risk Profiler will help women identify their personal risk of breast cancer in a matter of minutes. Here’s what physicians need to know.

  Read more


33 years and counting: HIV/AIDS expert sees reason for hope
12/12/2014

Since 1981, HIV/AIDS has killed 30 million people worldwide, including 600,000 in the United States.
But Dr. Jeffrey T. Kirchner, Medical Director of LG Health Physicians Comprehensive Care, says there is reason for hope.

  Read more


LG Health, UPHS pursue a consolidated relationship
11/14/2014

Lancaster General Health and the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS) are pursuing a consolidated relationship to improve access to cost-effective, high-quality care and to strengthen complementary teaching and research missions.

  Read more


Ebola preparation leads to improvements in everyday care
11/14/2014

LG Health’s preparations for a potential Ebola patient are leading to improvements in everyday care, said Deborah K. Riley, M.D., Chair of Infection Control at Lancaster General Health.

  Read more


 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 
Displaying results 1-9 (of 67)
 
 

Contact Us:

1-888-LGH-INFO (544-4636) Have a question?
Follow us online.