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Dale K. Hursh, MD

Dale K. Hursh, MD Physician

Managing Physician, Geriatrics, Lancaster General Health Physicians

Dr. Hursh is employed by or has a contract with Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health.

Patient Satisfaction Ratings

Patient Rating Breakdown

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health.

Overall Ratings

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certification:

  • Family Medicine - Geriatric Medicine, 2002
  • Family Medicine, 1992

Clinical Expertise:

  • Administrative Physicals
  • Aging
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Alzheimer's Testing
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of Knee
  • Balance Disorders
  • Behavioral Issues in Dementia
  • Bowel incontinence (Fecal Incontinence)
  • Capacity Assessment
  • Caregiver Support
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Cognitive Health
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Community Resources Support
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Delirium
  • Dementia
  • Deprescribing
  • Depression
  • Difficulty Swallowing (Dysphagia)
  • Disruptive Behavior
  • Dizziness
  • Elder Abuse
  • End of Life Decision Making
  • Enlarged Prostate BPH (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)
  • Executive Function Disorder
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Fall Risk Assessment
  • Falls
  • Female Urinary Incontinence
  • Frailty
  • Functional Capacity Evaluation
  • Geriatrics
  • Goals of Care Discussion
  • Hearing Loss
  • Home Health
  • Homebound
  • House Calls
  • Hypertension
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Male Urinary Incontinence
  • Malnutrition
  • Memory Disorders
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neurocognitive Testing
  • Neurodegenerative Diseases
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nursing Home Care
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pick's Disease
  • Placement Support
  • Polypharmacy
  • Pressure Ulcers
  • Senility
  • Sensory Impairment
  • Sleep Abnormalities
  • Social Support
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Unsteady Gait
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vascular Neurocognitive Disorder
  • Visual Impairment
  • Welcome to Medicare Exam
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Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Shield Medicare
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Humana / Medicare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/PA Preferred Health Networks
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Significa Benefit Services (fka EHP)
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program
  • Vibra Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Residency: Lancaster General Hospital
Fellowship: Lancaster General Hospital

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Hursh is employed by or has a contract with Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Lancaster General Hospital: On the medical staff, but does not have privileges to treat patients in the hospital.