Holy Spirit News

Cardiac Patient Support Group Meeting to be held in March

Posted: March 12th, 2013

Holy Spirit Hospital has teamed up with cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, and health professionals to provide cardiac health education, as well as group support to patients, their families, and caregivers to promote lifelong heart healthy living.

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Holy Spirit's Spirit of Women Program to Offer “Steps to a Woman’s Healthy Heart” Seminar

Posted: January 30th, 2013

A special health education session titled “Steps to a Woman’s Health Heart” will be presented as part of Holy Spirit Health System’s Day of Dance for Health event on Saturday, February 23. The hour-long session will be held at the Radisson Hotel, Camp Hill, at 11:30 a.m.  It is free to attend, but open to Holy Spirit’s Spirit of Women members who pre-register by calling (717) 763-2100. Registration is limited to 150 attendees. A light lunch will be provided at no cost to attendees.

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Free CPR Classes Offered

Posted: January 4th, 2013

Holy Spirit Health System is offering free CPR classes on Saturday, February 9. American Heart Association-trained instructors will be teaching these classes in Holy Spirit Hospital’s auditorium.  These courses will teach participants the skills needed to successfully resuscitate the victim of cardiopulmonary arrest and to relieve a foreign body airway obstruction.  Participants will learn the risk factors and signs of a stroke, heart attack, cardiopulmonary arrest, and airway obstruction, and how to correctly use an automated external defibrillator (AED) for adults and children. 

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Educational Lecture on Weight Loss with the Lap-Band® to be Offered

Posted: December 27th, 2012

Holy Spirit Health System will host a free educational seminar on for those who want to learn more about weight loss with the Lap-Band®.  J. Bret DeLone, MD, Kunkel Surgical Group, will present “How can we help you reach your weight loss goals” on Thursday, January 17, at 6 p.m. in the Holy Spirit Hospital auditorium.

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Holy Spirit Hospital Now Performs TransOral Robotic Surgery

Posted: December 17th, 2012

James P. Malone, MD, board-certified otolaryngologist with Associated Otolaryngologists of Pennsylvania, has begun performing TransOral Robotic Surgery at Holy Spirit Hospital. Last week, this minimally invasive robot-assisted surgery was used to successfully remove a cancerous tumor on the base of a patient’s tongue. Holy Spirit Hospital is one of the first hospitals in the greater Harrisburg region to offer this type of surgery.

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Holy Spirit Hospital Awarded an “A” for Patient Safety by Hospital Safety Score

Posted: December 6th, 2012

Holy Spirit Hospital was honored with an “A” Hospital Safety ScoreSM by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The “A” score was awarded in the latest update to the Hospital Safety ScoreSM. The A, B, C, D or F scores assigned to U.S. hospitals is based on preventable medical errors, injuries accidents, and infections. The Hospital Safety Score was compiled under the guidance of the nation’s leading experts on patient safety and is designed to give the public information they can use to protect themselves and their families.

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Emergency Medicine Doctor Earns Fellowship Status

Posted: November 6th, 2012

Rupen Modi, DO, MBA, FACEP, recently was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (FACEP).  The distinction of FACEP is achieved only by select board-certified emergency physicians. This honor is awarded to emergency physicians that have made significant contributions to the advancement of emergency medicine and have demonstrated commitment to emergency medicine.

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Understanding Medicare Educational Seminar to be Offered

Posted: October 31st, 2012

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 Tuesday, November 13, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. “Understanding Medicare” will be held in Holy Spirit Hospital’s Auditorium, 503 North 21st Street, Camp Hill. Parking is free.

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Holy Spirit Hospital's Occupational Health Services and Travel Clinic Relocate

Posted: October 30th, 2012

Holy Spirit Hospital’s Occupational Health Services and Travel Clinic have relocated from the hospital to the Medical Arts Building, 890 Poplar Church Road, Suite 100, Camp Hill. 

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Cardiac Patient Support Group Meeting to be held in November

Posted: October 30th, 2012

Holy Spirit Hospital has teamed up with cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, and health professionals to provide cardiac health education, as well as group support to patients, their families, and caregivers to promote lifelong heart healthy living.

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