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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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Pocono Medical Center’s NICU Receives Level III Designation

Feb 14, 2012 No Comments

East Stroudsburg, PA – Pocono Medical Center’s (PMC) Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) has been awarded the Level III designation. This designation means that the unit cares for the most critically ill and fragile newborns.

“We are very pleased to …

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Better Breathers Support Group

Feb 01, 2012 No Comments

Honesdale, PA – Wayne Memorial Hospital is starting up a Better Breathers Support group, primarily for people with COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease). An American Lung Association program, the group is scheduled to meet the third Friday of every month, …

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Carbondale Pediatric Center to Open with Celebration

Nov 21, 2011 No Comments

Honesdale, PA – Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers is pleased to announce the opening November 30th of the Carbondale Pediatric Center in the Carbondale Professional Center,  just across the street from Carbondale High School and Carbondale Area Elementary School. …

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Blue Cross of NEPA recently launched a new Self-Service Portal

Nov 16, 2011 No Comments

Wilkes-Barre, PA – Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania (BCNEPA) recently launched a new and improved member self-service site on its website,  The new self-service site is designed to give members more information and to help them better manage …

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Give Consumers More Control, Quality Choices in Insurance Marketplace

Aug 23, 2011 No Comments

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania should establish a competitive health insurance marketplace that gives consumers more control, quality choices and better protections when buying health coverage, advocates with the Pennsylvania Health Access Network (PHAN) said at a hearing today.

Pennsylvania is …

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