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Thursday, October 10, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia — (October 10, 2019) — Nazareth Hospital, part of Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic, has been reaccredited by Corazon, Inc. for its Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) program. Corazon, based in Pittsburgh, is a national accreditor of cardiac specialty programs.  PCI, also known as coronary angioplasty, is a nonsurgical procedure that improves blood flow to the heart through ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia — (September 26, 2019) — Nazareth Hospital revealed its recently renovated intensive care unit (ICU) during a ribbon-cutting ceremony. During the ceremony, Nazareth Hospital representatives were joined by Pennsylvania state Senator John P. Sabatina Jr. and former Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania Mike Stack.  Nazareth Hospital received a series of grants totaling $1.6 ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
   Northeast Philadelphia – (September 25, 2019) – Nazareth Hospital has received accreditation for a new Emergency Medicine Residency Program from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).  "This is an exciting milestone for Nazareth Hospital's Graduate Medical Education program," said Mike Magro, DO, MBA, FACOI, president, Nazareth Hospital. "This expansion offers ...read more
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
Categories: Community, General News Article
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia – (August 19, 2019) – Nazareth Hospital takes precautions to protect the heart from cardiotoxicity while treating patients with cancer. Cardiotoxicity, or damage to the heart muscle, can occur when patients receive chemotherapy and anti-cancer medications. Nazareth Hospital’s enhanced echocardiogram technology with strain imaging can detect preliminary signs of heart damage, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, August 05, 2019
 Northeast Philadelphia – (August 5, 2019): On August 16, Nazareth Hospital will host a free bariatric information session for the community to educate patients about life-changing weight-loss surgery options and support services. Participants will be able to speak with Nazareth Hospital’s bariatric surgeons.  The session will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. in Nazareth Hospital’s Administrative ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, July 08, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia – (July 8, 2019) – Nazareth Hospital physicians, leaders and clinicians are excited to receive the Robert A. Warriner III, M.D., Center of Excellence award, which was given to its Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine. This Center has achieved patient satisfaction rates higher than 92 percent and a healing rate of at least 91 percent in less than 30 median days to ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, June 17, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia (June 12, 2019): On June 2, current and former cancer patients reunited with their doctors, nurses and other caregivers for a celebration of National Cancer Survivors Day held at Nazareth Hospital. The event, titled “Keys to Survivorship,” drew dozens of cancer survivors and community members, who received T-shirts and other gifts to celebrate their accomplishments. ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, June 03, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia (May 30, 2019): Recently, Theresa Conejo, registered nurse at Nazareth Hospital, was named as the YWCA Bucks County’s Advocacy and Civic Engagement honoree at the 28th annual Salute to Women Who Make a Difference Awards. The distinction recognized Conejo for her work with the YWCA and ACLU on local immigration issues, and her history of strong civic engagement and leadership ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia (May 29, 2019):On June 21, Nazareth Hospital will host a free bariatric information session for the community to educate patients about life-changing weight-loss surgery options and support services. Participants will be able to speak with Nazareth Hospital’s bariatric surgeons.  The session will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. in Nazareth Hospital’s Administrative Conference ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
 Northeast Philadelphia (May 21, 2019):Cardiothoracic surgeon Haji M. Shariff, MD, FACCP, has joined Nazareth Hospital and the Nazareth Hospital Medical Staff enabling greater access to high-quality lung surgical services for local communities. Dr. Shariff brings a wealth of experience to the lung and cancer programs at Nazareth Hospital. He has long been a member of the Medical Staff at Mercy ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia (May 21, 2019): In recognition of National Stroke Awareness Month, Nazareth Hospital urges community members to “BE FAST” in identifying symptoms of stroke to reduce the risk of death and disability.According to the American Stroke Association, stroke is the number one cause of disability and fifth leading cause of death in the United States, with a stroke occurring every 40 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
For Immediate Release  Contact: Christy McCabecmccabe@mercyhealth.org215.962.9893  Thomas Loguetom@akcgfirm.com856.866.0411 ext. 118  Dr. Skenderi Speaks to Chamber Members at Nazareth  Northeast Philadelphia (October 24, 2018): On Tuesday, October 23, Nazareth Hospital hosted a breakfast for the Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce featuring speaker Sonela Skenderi, DO, FACC, ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release