Health Care


Aug 21, 2023

More than Mere Itching, Psoriasis Can Lessen Life Quality, Employee Productivity

For some, psoriasis is little more than mildly irritating, persistent itching.  

Aug 18, 2023

Retiring president of Pa. College of Health Science reflects on career

Mary Grace Simcox is passionate about educating nurses and allied health professionals.

Aug 17, 2023

Physical therapy institute opens in Harrisburg, plans eight centers this year

LHM Physical Therapy Institute (LHMPTI) opened its administrative headquarters in Harrisburg and plans to open eight clinics throughout central Pennsylvania by the end of the year. 

Aug 15, 2023

End of health care contracts leaves 64 workers in limbo

Starting next month, 64 Crothall Healthcare employees working at WellSpan Health in York County will lose their jobs as outpatient housekeeping contracts run out.

Aug 14, 2023

Public comment sought on proposed insurance rate hikes

Insurance rates for individuals and small groups are expected to rise slightly more than four percent, below the rate of medical inflation. 

Aug 11, 2023

WellSpan gets approval for new surgery center and medical office building

WellSpan Health received approval for a new ambulatory surgery center and medical office building in South Middleton Township, near Carlisle on Thursday.  

Aug 7, 2023

WellSpan health acquires Jacobus practice

Jacobus Medical Center has joined WellSpan Health. 


Aug 7, 2023

End of Pandemic Could Mark Change in Healthcare Coverage for Some

The end of the COVID-19 pandemic could mean changes in healthcare coverage for millions of Americans brought on by changes in eligibility rules for Medicaid. 

Aug 4, 2023

UPMC in Central Pa.’s president takes post in Alabama

UPMC in Central Pa.’s President Lou Baverso is leaving his post to become COO for the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Health System. 

Aug 3, 2023

PA College’s first and only president to retire

The first and only president of Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences will retire at the end of the year. 

Aug 2, 2023

Ganse Apothecary rebrands as Altruix

A well-known Lancaster pharmacy has a new name.

Aug 2, 2023

Penn State Health recruits leading researcher to fight pediatric cancer

An internationally known physician-scientist and her research consortium have joined Penn State Health to continue efforts to eradicate pediatric cancer.