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New Medical Intensive Care Unit Opens at Hershey Medical Center

Patients are now being treated in the new, expanded Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. The 24-bed...

Capital Blue Cross Awarded for Lehigh Valley Vaccination Commitment

The Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley honored Capital Blue Cross with its prestigious Community Leadership Award, which recognized Capital Blue Cross’ singular commitment to providing...

PA Health; Vaccine Providers are Ready to Vaccinate Children Ages Six...

Following the approval of two vaccines by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug...

DMVA Honors Nursing Assistants at Agency’s Six Veterans Homes

National Nursing Assistants Week is June 16-22 and the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) wants to thank and recognize the nearly...

Study Predicts Cancer Cases, Deaths in Africa Could Double by 2040

Cancer cases and deaths are expected to double in Africa during the next two decades, according to findings from a new study by Penn State College...

38th Children’s Miracle Network Telethon Raises $366,819

The 38th annual Children’s Miracle Network Telethon raised $366,819 to benefit equipment, programs and research at Penn State Health Children’s Hospital. The event aired June 6 through 9...

Penn State Health Children’s Hospital Recognized Among the Best in the...

U.S. News & World Report recognized Penn State Health Children’s Hospital as a national leader in multiple specialties for the 12th consecutive year. The...

Residents, Family Members and Staff Celebrate During Veterans Homes Week June...

Pennsylvania’s six veterans’ homes, operated by the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), are honoring their residents, family members and staff with week-long...

Department of Human Services Highlights Best Ways to Support Adults with...

The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) released the latest issue of the Positive Approaches Journal, which aims to provide the most recent research...

Men’s Health: Closing the Longevity Gap

June is National Men's Health Month - a perfect time for men to take stock of their health and wellness. On average, women now...

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