The Lancaster General Health News Room is designed to help you stay updated on important medical news and health information on both a local and national level. It includes articles and videos about local and national healthcare advances and issues from LG Health, as well as news about LG Health provided by local media sources.
May 19, 2015 -
Breast cancer risk for baby boomers?
Dr. Randall Oyer, Medical Director, LG Health Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute, responds to a study indicating baby boomers may have an increased risk for developing breast cancer.
LG Health News Releases
LGH Earned an ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in Leapfrog’s Spring 2015 Hospital Safety Score
Lancaster General Hospital has been recognized for its dedication to patient safety by being awarded an A grade in the Spring 2015 Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from preventable medical errors, injuries and infections within the hospital.
World Blood Donor Day Sunday, June 14
LG Health’s Blood Donor Center wants to remind everyone that June 14 is World Blood Donor Day. Each person has the capability to become a hero by donating blood to save the life of someone who desperately needs it.
LG Health & Humana partner in accountable care
Relationship is designed to help improve the health and well-being of Humana Medicare Advantage members in Lancaster County
All female primary care practice for women opens
6/4/2015 - A new primary care practice of female physicians dedicated to the special health care needs of women from age 18 and older opened on June 1 in the Lancaster General Health Women’s Specialty Center, 694 Good Drive, Suite 23, adjacent to Women & Babies Hospital.
Lancaster General Health announces MBA graduates
5/15/2015 - Twenty-one Lancaster General Health employees and Lancaster General Hospital Medical and Dental Staff members have completed the Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Marketing MBA for Executives through Saint Joseph's University's Erivan K. Haub School of Business.
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LG Health In The Media
Writing to heal: "Cancer and Creative Writing: Who Knew?"
6/15/2015 - Cancer survivors discover themselves by writing about everything from Jell-O to their father's shoes
LGH Doc retires after 42 years
6/7/2015 - Dr. Stephen T. Olin retires after 42 years in medicine
Talk early and often about end-of-life care
6/6/2015 - The importance of having end-of-life conversations
Coming soon: ICD-10 Medical Coding System
5/31/2015 - Massive medical coding switch holds promise for big data
New home for Coalition to End Homelessness
5/28/2015 - Coalition to End Homelessness moving to LG Health site
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