Holy Spirit News

Musical Performance Hosted by Holy Spirit Hospital Auxiliary in February

Posted: January 23rd, 2012

The Holy Spirit Hospital Auxiliary will be hosting a presentation of Theatre Harrisburg’s presentation of “Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” on Sunday, February 5 at 2 p.m. at The Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts. This timeless favorite is appropriate for all ages.

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Learn about the Link Between Diabetes and Heart Disease at "Taste of Sugar" Support Group in February

Posted: January 23rd, 2012

Holy Spirit Diabetes Services offers a free monthly support group for people with pre-diabetes, Type 2 diabetes and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and their families. “A Taste of Sugar” meets on the second Monday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m. in Wegman’s conference room.

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Learn about Diabetic Foot and Leg Problems at "Taste of Sugar" Support Group in March

Posted: January 23rd, 2012

Holy Spirit Diabetes Services offers a free monthly support group for people with pre-diabetes, Type 2 diabetes and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and their families. “A Taste of Sugar” meets on the second Monday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m. in Wegman’s conference room.

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Holy Spirit Hospital Now Offers Cryoablation Services

Posted: January 18th, 2012

Safwat Gassis, MD, FACC, has joined Capital Cardiovascular Associates, a service of Holy Spirit Health System. Dr. Gassis is a cardiologist who offers the most advanced treatment options for heart rhythm disorders, including atrial fibrillation. He performed Pennsylvania’s first balloon cryoablation procedure to treat atrial fibrillation—the most common irregular heart rhythm—after its approval by the FDA in December 2010. The Ortenzio Heart Center at Holy Spirit currently is the only location in the greater Harrisburg area where this ablation technique is being performed. Dr. Gassis is among the most experienced electrophysiologists in the country using this ablation technique, an important factor shown to influence success rates.

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Holy Spirit’s Carlisle Center Adding New Services January 18

Posted: January 13th, 2012

The Holy Spirit Carlisle Center will open its imaging and lab services on Wednesday, January 18. This new center is located at 1211 Forge Road, Carlisle, near Westminster and York Roads.

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Free CPR Classes Offered to Community

Posted: January 9th, 2012

ALL CLASSES ARE FULL. THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST.

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Caring for Elderly Parents Seminar to be Offered

Posted: January 3rd, 2012

Holy Spirit Health System will host a free educational seminar on caring for elderly parents in January. Maureen Asper, RN, ACNS-BC, coordinator of Palliative Care and Faith-Based Nursing Ministry, Holy Spirit Hospital, and Mary Ann Stetz, MS, LSW, will present “Caring for Elderly Parents: Coping Strategies for the Sandwich Generation” on Thursday, January 19, at 6 p.m. The lecture will be held in Holy Spirit Hospital’s Auditorium.

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Holy Spirit Carlisle Center to Open on December 19

Posted: December 13th, 2011

The Holy Spirit Carlisle Center will open on Monday, December 19. This new center is located at 1211 Forge Road, Carlisle, near Westminster and York Roads. The center will include family medicine and walk-in care, imaging and lab services, routine EKGs, and specialty physicians. These services will be opening progressively over the next several months.

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Bereavement Support Group Offered

Posted: December 7th, 2011

Holy Spirit Hospital's Pastoral Care Department offers a Bereavement Support Group/Lecture Series for anyone who is grieving the death of a loved one.  It is also offered to those who care about friends who are grieving.  Various aspects of the grieving process will be discussed to help individuals understand how to cope with grief and how to develop skills necessary to turn their mourning into cherished memories of their loved ones.

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Understanding Medicare Educational Seminar to be Offered

Posted: November 11th, 2011

Holy Spirit Health System and the APPRISE program of the Cumberland County Aging and Community Services will host a free educational seminar for Medicare beneficiaries, those who will soon become eligible, and their families on Wednesday, November 16, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. “Understanding Medicare” will be held in Holy Spirit Hospital’s Auditorium C & D, 503 North 21st Street, Camp Hill. Parking is free.

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