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Meet the Editors

Lee M. Duke, MD
Editor-in-Chief
Associate Physician Executive
(717) 544-5145
lmduke@lghealth.org

Mary Beth Schweigert
Managing Editor
Corporate Communications Specialist
(717) 544-5093
MSchweigert2@lghealth.org


 


Welcome to the December issue
We would like to thank you for your readership for this first five months of the newly redesigned Progress Notes e-newsletter and website. Read More

Thoughts on Value-Based Purchasing
By now I am certain you have been inundated with the alphabet soup of information stemming from healthcare reform's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. Read More

New ED pharmacy team works to improve e-Health medication safety
A new medication safety program in Lancaster General Hospital's Emergency Department is promising greater safety to our patients. Read More

Drs. Geidel and Whitman plus baby: A glimpse at how two busy physicians juggle career & family
The Lampeter-Strasburg football player stood on the porch outside of the doctor's house, late on a Friday night. Read More

Clinical integration at LGH: Patient centered medical home at LG Health
The "Medical Home" is the emerging model of care that places primary care providers (PCP) as orchestrator of a patient's diagnostic and therapeutic services. Read More

Lab and imaging results to be released automatically to patients
Effective January 8, 2012, your patients who have received outpatient laboratory or imaging services at Lancaster General Health will automatically be sent their test results if they have subscribed to MyLGHealth. Read More

LG Health physicians meet with Amish Community in effort to reduce farming accidents
A team of LG Health physicians recently visited farms in the Amish community to try to better understand common farming accidents. Read More

Your computer connection to Lancaster General is changing
LG Health is retiring the existing https://citrix.lancastergeneral.org and https://access.lancastergeneral.org websites on Dec. 30. Read More

Introducing Clinical Informatics Liaisons
Clinical Informatics Liaisons will be rounding at Lancaster General Hospital and Women & Babies Hospital on a regular basis to provide comprehensive e-Health clinical support and training to our Medical and Dental staff. Read More

e-Health Tip of the month: e-Health Allergy Conversion
Starting November 28th we began to see allergies appear that have been extracted from the old SMS system. Read More

Three Lancaster General Health Physicians re-certified as HIV Specialists
Drs. Jeffrey T. Kirchner, Andrew S. Coco, and William Fife were recently re-certified as HIV Specialists by the American Academy of HIV Medicine. Read More

LG Health welcomes seven members to its Medical and Dental Staff
Jeffrey R. Conly, MD, William F. Groff, DO, Ann-Marie N. Hugh, MD, Robert W. Larkin, Jr., MD, Nehal D. Patel, MD, Puneet Singh, DO, Kimberly A. Slusser, MD. Read More

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