News | Published June 30, 2020

Mount Nittany Health is open this holiday weekend

Getting the care that you need, when you need it, matters. This holiday weekend, Mount Nittany Health services will remain open as usual. Mount Nittany Physician Group is open on Friday, July 3, and Monday, July 6, during regular office hours. To schedule an appointment, call 814.278.4680, or toll-free at 844.278.4600. Patients can also request an appointment on the patient portal at mymountnittanyhealth.com. This online tool makes, managing your health easier and more convenient.

Telehealth visits are also available for patients of Mount Nittany Physician Group, offering real-time secure communication between patients and providers, without patients having to leave their home or office.

To request an appointment, simply call your provider’s office for a consultation. Providers will determine if a telehealth visit is right for you. 

As always, the Mount Nittany Medical Center emergency department is open for in-person visits. Emergency telehealth visits are also available on demand --24 hours a day, seven days a week --via use of a mobile device or computer. These visits provide expert care from trusted emergency medicine providers for new and existing patients of all ages for common acute care issues and urgent care needs.

To start a visit or learn more, visit mountnittany.org/virtualER.

We continue to take special precautions to ensure the safety of our patients, staff and providers. Please expect the following ways to keep you safe:

  • Special cleaning of all areas several times a day
  • Screening all patients, visitors and caregivers
  • Requiring all patients, employees and providers to mask
  • Using telehealth when possible to provide care
  • Added special protective barriers between patients and staff in registration areas
  • Scheduling time between patient visits to limit/eliminate people in the waiting rooms.

For more information about how Mount Nittany Health is safely caring for our community, visit mountnittany.org/open.