News for Community

Tuesday, January 21, 2020
GNPCC In Focus January 2020    It’s not a day off but a day of Service!   Sandmeyer Steel Company employees were thrilled to spend the day serving seniors at KleinLife on Monday, January 20, 2020, when 16 individuals participated in a “Day of Service,” filling 230 Blizzard Bags and preparing and packaging over 500 meals for homebound senior citizens.    This was our fifth year in a row we ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, January 07, 2020
Northeast Philadelphia — (January 7, 2020): In January, Nazareth Hospital will host free community events to help weight-loss surgery patients achieve healthy lifestyles. Nazareth Hospital offers events each month to provide continued support and education for bariatric surgery patients.  On January 14, Nazareth Hospital will host a free bariatric support group to help bariatric surgery patients ...read more
Categories: Community, 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
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