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.
December 18, 2014 –
LG Health discusses tips to maintain weight over holidays
Beth Koser-Schwartz and Janelle Glick from Lancaster General Health's Community Health Services Department discuss on FOX 43 Morning Show how they work with community partners, including Lighten Up Lancaster County, to help people maintain their weight over the holidays.
LG Health News Releases
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.
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Lancaster General Health announce partnership
5/12/2015 - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and Lancaster General Health (LG Health) announced today a new partnership that will enhance general pediatric care and support emergency pediatric care for families in the Lancaster County area.
Lancaster General Hospital expansion proposed to facilitate all private patient rooms
5/4/2015 - Lancaster General Health is again investing in the future of healthcare in downtown Lancaster through a new, six-story expansion of Lancaster General Hospital (LGH). The potential $60 million expansion would enable the hospital to provide all private patient rooms.
LG Health blood bank team thanks community
5/1/2015 - In a letter to the editor, the blood bank team at LG Health's Blood Donor Center expressed its gratititude to all who heeded their call and donated the precious gift of blood during the past winter when there was a critical need for blood for patients and an unusually high number of people had suffered serious injuries from automobile and work accidents.
Writing from the heart workshops for cancer patients and survivors
5/1/2015 - Creative writing workshops for adult cancer patients and survivors will be offered at the Lancaster General Health Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute during a six-session evening series beginning Wednesday, May 13 and ending Wednesday, July 22. The free workshops will be held in the Cancer Institute’s Seraph Conference Room, adjacent to the Suburban Outpatient Pavilion, 2102 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster. Pre-registration is required by calling (717) 544-4636.
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LG Health In The Media
LG Health partners with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
5/11/2015 - Partnership will enhance general and emergency pediatric care.
Obesity and related surgeries are on the rise in Lancaster County
5/9/2015 - LG Health’s efforts to help obese patients lose weight
LGH’s chaplaincy program to celebrate 50th anniversary
5/7/2015 - See coverage of last week’s chaplaincy graduation at Lancaster General Hospital.
Support for those with Alzheimer’s Disease
3/21/2015 - "Still Alice" draws attention to Alzheimer's disease in Lancaster
LG Health and Penn Medicine merger raises some questions
3/21/2015 - LG Health and Penn Medicine agreement could close by July 1
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