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Pocono Health System Opens New Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jul 03, 2012 No Comments

East Stroudsburg, PA – Pocono Health System (PHS) announces the official opening of the new comprehensive cancer center in East Stroudsburg which is located directly across from the hospital connected by a pedestrian bridge. At the new Hughes Cancer Center, …

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Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania Opens First Retail Store

Jun 26, 2012 No Comments

Wilkes-Barre, PA – Finding individual health insurance coverage in the Poconos just got a little easier.

Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania (BCNEPA) now offers walk-in service for individuals to shop for affordable coverage options at its new retail store – …

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Jonathan Scherl, MD Named Medical Director, Orthopedic Trauma

May 07, 2012 No Comments

East Stroudsburg, PA – Kathleen E. Kuck, President and CEO of Pocono Health System/Pocono Medical Center recently announced the appointment of Jonathan Scherl, MD as Medical Director of Orthopedic Trauma. Dr. Scherl brings 15 years of experience in orthopedic trauma …

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Local Doctor Selected to U.S. News Top Doctors

May 02, 2012 No Comments

East Stroudsburg, PA – Charles K. Herman, M.D., Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Chief Medical Executive, Surgical Services, and Chairman, Department of Surgery at Pocono Health System/Pocono Medical Center was recently selected to the U.S. News and World Report Top Doctors …

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Women’s Health Center Expands Diagnostic Capabilities for Expectant Mothers

Apr 05, 2012 No Comments

Honesdale, PA – Pregnant women over the age of 35, those with a strong family history of chromosomal disorders or risk factors such as gestational diabetes may be advised to undergo a first trimester test called a Nuchal Translucency (NT)

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Pocono Medical Center Promotes National Call-To-Action Aimed at Keeping Brain Health Top of Mind

Mar 09, 2012 No Comments

Poconos, PA – A nationwide initiative is building awareness on the significance of brain health and how it can affect our lives. Pocono Medical Center (PMC) has launched Avoid a Brain Wreck, which discusses the symptoms and types of …

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New Emergency Department Medical Director for WMH

Feb 27, 2012 No Comments

Honesdale, PA – Wayne Memorial Hospital and ER-One jointly announce the appointment of Robert Fine, MD, FACEP, as the new Medical Director of the hospital’s Emergency Department. ER-One is a staffing organization that works closely with Wayne Memorial to provide …

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