Press And News

Press And News Overview

Latest News

Mar 01, 2024

Mount Nittany Health Welcomes Leap Year Baby

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Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce the birth of Phinley Lu, its Leap Day baby, or “leapling,” born at Mount Nittany Medical Center on February 29, 2024.

General News & Announcements

Feb 28, 2024

Mount Nittany Health Receives APEx Accreditation for Radiation Oncology Services

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Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce that it successfully attained full accreditation from the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) APEx- Accreditation Program for Excellence®.

Quality/Awards

Feb 27, 2024

Mount Nittany Health Foundation raises more than $500,000 at 75th Annual Charity Ball

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Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce that the Mount Nittany Health Foundation’s 75th Annual Charity Ball raised $507,750 to support the new Patient Tower at Mount Nittany Medical Center.

General News & Announcements

Feb 22, 2024

Mount Nittany Health Celebrates DAISY Award Winner, Steve Davis, RN

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Recently, Steve was honored with a DAISY Award for exceeding the expectations of a patient being treated at Mount Nittany Medical Center.

General News & Announcements

Feb 13, 2024

Mount Nittany Health Welcomes Sarah Gross, PA-C, Hospitalist

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Mount Nittany Health is pleased to introduce Sarah Gross, PA-C, who will join Mount Nittany Health as a hospitalist.

General News & Announcements

Feb 12, 2024

Inclement Weather Announcement: Change in Hours for Patient Care for February 13th

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For the safety of our patients and staff, we will implement the following change in hours on Tuesday, February 13th, due to the threat of inclement weather. Please note these changes only apply to in-person appointments and telehealth appointments will continue as scheduled.

General News & Announcements

Feb 09, 2024

Mount Nittany Health Mourns Tragic Loss of Rich Kelley

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It is with deep sadness that we share that last night, Mount Nittany Health lost a valued colleague, caring professional, dear friend, and community leader.

General News & Announcements

Feb 09, 2024

Mount Nittany Health recognized for outstanding contributions to Pink Zone

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Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce that it is this year's recipient of the Mimi U. Barash Coppersmith Champion Award given by the Pennsylvania Pink Zone.

General News & Announcements

Feb 08, 2024

Mount Nittany Health Celebrates DAISY Award Winner, Joe Yindra, RN

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Joe Yindra, RN, is a wonderful asset to Mount Nittany Medical Center’s Emergency Department. He continually goes above and beyond for his patients, providing five-star quality care, and he is routinely recognized by his colleagues for being an exceptional clinician.

General News & Announcements

Feb 07, 2024

Mount Nittany Health Celebrates November 2023 Employee of the Month, Jack Swarm

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Jack Swarm, Patient Access Representative, Mount Nittany Health, is a well-respected and valued team member who makes an incredible difference at Mount Nittany Medical Center.

General News & Announcements

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