All 13 of Penn State Hershey Medical Group's adult primary care sites have received a designation recognizing their transition toward a new care model that promises to improve health and reduce costs of care.
Robert Gabbay, M.D., Ph.D., director of Penn State Hershey Diabetes Institute, discusses how Penn State is shaping the patient-centered medical home model for the country through patient care, education, and research.
Physicians at Penn State Hershey Stroke Center now have the ability to see and communicate with stroke patients at St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading thanks to LionNet, a system utilizing on-demand patient data and live two-way audio and video.
Though diet and exercise are often touted as ways to keep the pounds off, weight loss surgery is the only effective and durable treatment for severe obesity and the medical conditions that are associated with weight.
Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Lancaster Regional and Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Centers have entered into an agreement that will offer Lancaster County residents expanded oncology services and expertise and increased access to the latest cancer research, keeping them close to home.
Technology developed at Penn State College of Medicine and Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute led to the recent launch of a new start-up company focused on discovering, developing, and commercializing innovative new therapies for late stage melanoma and other skin cancers.