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March 17, 2017
WHTM-TV reports about the effect of PinnacleHealth’s merger with UPMC on the region. HAP cited
The Philadelphia Business Journal reports about leadership changes at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
The Express reports that UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport Regional Medical Center was a winner in the I Am Patient Safety Contest.
The Express reports about UPMC Susquehanna’s new nurse midwife.
Community and Economic Impact of Hospitals:
The Sun-Gazette reports about Geisinger Health System’s plan for investing bond funds in 14 counties across the state.
The Tribune-Review reports about how federal budget cuts could threaten long-term care services.
The Washington Post reports about the devastating effect budget cuts would have on cancer research.
The Washington Post reports about the status of the replacement for the Affordable Care Act.
The Tribune-Democrat reports with video about Governor Wolf’s discussion with Cambria County leaders about combatting the opioid addiction crisis.
The Citizens’ Voice reports about Geisinger LIFE’s program to assist the vulnerable during the recent snow storm.
Insurance and Managed Care:
HealthLeaders Media reports about how chronically ill patients could make better choices regarding their insurance coverage.
NPR reports about physician “match day” and the need for more foreign-born physicians.
STAT reports about the increasing effect falls have on the brains of the elderly and the lack of assessment standards.