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Thursday, February 27, 2020
Nazareth Hospital to Host Comprehensive Bariatric Events in March  Northeast Philadelphia — (February 27, 2020): In March, Nazareth Hospital will host free community events to help weight-loss surgery patients achieve and maintain healthy lifestyles. Nazareth Hospital offers events each month to provide continued support and education for bariatric surgery patients.  On March 10, Nazareth ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Friday, January 31, 2020
Northeast Philadelphia — (January 31, 2020): In February, Nazareth Hospital will host a free community event to help weight-loss surgery patients achieve and maintain healthy lifestyles. Nazareth Hospital offers events each month to provide continued support and education for bariatric surgery patients.  On February 19, Nazareth Hospital will host a free bariatric information session for the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Northeast Philadelphia – (January 14, 2020) – The Center for Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation and Balance at Nazareth Hospital recently launched a lymphedema treatment program to support the health and healing of patients.  Common causes of lymphedema include, but are not limited to, surgery/radiation, malignant tumors, immobility, as well as chronic venous insufficiency. Symptoms can include ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Friday, January 03, 2020
Nazareth Hospital’s Transitional Care Unit Earned the “Best Nursing Home” in Pennsylvania Designation by U.S. News & World ReportNortheast Philadelphia — (January 3, 2020) — The Transitional Care Unit (TCU) at Nazareth Hospital was ranked as a high-performing nursing home in Pennsylvania by U.S. News & World Report in its recently revealed 2019-2020 rankings.  The TCU at Nazareth Hospital ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Thursday, January 02, 2020
Northeast Philadelphia – (January 2, 2020) – Nazareth Hospital has formally established its Limb Salvage Program, which is designed to identify and assist at-risk patients sooner, decreasing the likelihood of amputations that may have otherwise been deemed necessary. The program's goal is to save limbs through restoration of functionality as the loss of a limb can have a profound effect on a ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, December 02, 2019
The American College of Cardiology has recognized Nazareth Hospital for its demonstrated expertise and commitment in treating patients with chest pain. Nazareth was awarded Chest Pain Center Accreditation with Primary PCI based on rigorous onsite evaluation of the staff’s ability to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients who may be experiencing a heart attack.  According to the Centers for Disease ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
Northeast Philadelphia — (November 5, 2019): Nazareth Hospital announced the launch of its Trinity Health Military and Veterans Health Program to provide high quality, compassionate and culturally competent primary and specialty care to military service members, veterans and their families.  Through this program, Nazareth's healthcare providers and staff are trained to respond to the health ...read more
Categories: Community
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, 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
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