Social Media Guidelines

The term “social media” includes, but is not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube. Mount Nittany Health uses social media to support our mission of making people healthier.

Mount Nittany Health monitors our social media accounts during regular business hours, Monday – Friday, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Mount Nittany Health encourages respectful, knowledgeable interaction and attempts to protect the privacy, confidentiality, and interest of our patients, followers, family members, physicians, and employees. By using our social media sites, you agree to the terms and conditions specified below. Mount Nittany Health reserves the right to remove any content or posts that are deemed inappropriate or offensive.

  • Do not post Protected Health Information, including patient photos, to Mount Nittany Health social media pages.
  • Do not post content with profanity or obscene language.
  • Do not post third party product/service endorsements.

Users that do not follow these terms may have their comments hidden or deleted or may be blocked from Mount Nittany Health social media.

Mount Nittany Health is unable to provide medical or other healthcare advice as part of our social media presence. You must contact your healthcare provider directly for the appropriate information and any healthcare-related advice. In an emergency situation, you should always call 911.