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Mount Nittany Physician Group opens Philipsburg location

Published on January 16, 2017

Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce that today, January 16, marks the opening date of its new Mount Nittany Health – Philipsburg practice located at 1061 N. Front Street.

The new location offers 12 family medicine practice exam rooms, an outpatient lab and space for a future radiology suite. It will also provide several specialty services, beginning with Christopher Yingling, MD, urology, Mount Nittany Physician Group. Future services will include cardiology, infectious disease, endocrinology and nephrology.

For more information, visit mountnittany.org/medical-facilities/phili...

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Bundle up to stay warm, but wash hands to prevent infection

Published on January 9, 2017 By Marlene Stetson, RN, CIC, director of infection prevention and control, Mount Nittany Medical Center

Conventional wisdom encourages children and adults to bundle up in the cold weather to prevent colds and other infections. Though you will be more comfortable, bundling up does not prevent the spread of infection. But what does work is good hand-washing. While it may seem too simple, it is the most effective way to protect yourself against communicable illness.

Some viruses, like the ones that cause common colds or flu, spread very easily. Right now, in fact, the flu and other contagious illnesses, such as respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and gastrointestinal viruses, are widespread in our...

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Make 2017 your healthiest year yet

Published on January 4, 2017

At the start of the New Year, many of us make resolutions to improve our health. Mount Nittany Health is proud to offer the following educational classes to help you stay on track with your health goals.

Weight loss support group Join dietitians from Mount Nittany Health for a special support group help you navigate through your weight loss journey. Members discuss a variety of topics that include:

Goal setting Meal planning Portion control Smart shopping Dealing with food cravings Eating out Staying motivated The support group meets every other month from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm at Mount...

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  • Mount Nittany Physician Group opens Philipsburg location
  • Bundle up to stay warm, but wash hands to prevent infection
  • Make 2017 your healthiest year yet

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