Health Care

Sep 18, 2014

Hershey Med reports 8.2% margin, plans to form Penn State Health

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is planning to form a new nonprofit named Penn State Health to facilitate the joining of entities "including but not limited to" itself and PinnacleHealth System.

Sep 16, 2014

CMS: ACOs saved Medicare $372M

Accountable Care Organizations have improved patient care and saved Medicare $372 million, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said today.

Sep 16, 2014

Capital BlueCross to open retail location in Cumberland County

Capital BlueCross opened its first retail health and wellness store in the Lehigh Valley in 2012, and today it announced plans to open its second in Cumberland County in spring 2015.

Sep 16, 2014

Harrisburg, PinnacleHealth, PHFA partnering on homeownership incentives

To boost homeownership in Harrisburg, the city and PinnacleHealth System will announce two housing incentive programs this afternoon.

Sep 16, 2014

New to the helm, Highmark’s Holmberg talks evolving organization

Highmark Health is hopping these days, and no one knows that better than its new president and CEO, David Holmberg.

Sep 15, 2014

Corbett administration’s Healthy PA program under review for $48M price tag

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale has sent a letter to Gov. Tom Corbett requesting details on the $48 million spent by the commonwealth to prepare for Healthy PA, the administration's Medicaid expansion alternative plan.

Sep 12, 2014

Newsmakers: Health Care

Business featured this week: Lancaster General Health

Sep 12, 2014


Industries featured this week: Associations, designations, health care

Sep 11, 2014

PinnacleHealth Rheumatology to relocate

On Sept. 13, PinnacleHealth Rheumatology Associates will relocate to a larger facility at 3 Walnut St., Suite 100, Lemoyne.

Sep 10, 2014

Good Samaritan Health System joins UPMC provider network

UPMC Health Plan announced today that Good Samaritan Health System of Lebanon is now a participating provider in its medical assistance program.

Sep 8, 2014

York County firm makes dumbwaiters, chair lifts

The dumbwaiters came first for Butler Mobility Products, which started manufacturing them in 1958, but these days it's wheelchair lifts that represent the bulk of the York County company's business.

Sep 5, 2014

Newsmakers: Health Care

Business featured this week: Hanover Hospital