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Open enrollment season is here, a time when millions of people in Pennsylvania will have the opportunity to select or switch their health insurance plan for 2020.   

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Mental illness affects everyone, either directly or indirectly. You may know a family member, friend, or coworker that has or is dealing with mental illness. In the U.S., the National Alliance on Mental Illness estimates that one in five adults experience mental illness in a given year. It i…

Williamsport – Join UPMC Health Plan for “Inspiration. Education. Awareness: Let’s talk about breast cancer,” a free wellness event at the UPMC Health Plan Connect Center, Loyal Plaza, 1925 E. Third St., Williamsport, Pa., Sat., Oct. 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Danville, Pa. -- Geisinger Medical Center in Danville announced today that they are diverting all mothers likely to give birth prematurely to other regional institutions in the state due to an increase in cases of pseudomonas infection, a waterborne bacteria. 

York, PA – Today, Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding was joined by the Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association to announce the launch of EatSafePA, a free mobile app that allows Pennsylvanians to have restaurant inspection reports at their fingertips to help them choose a di…

Kids are back to school, which, for many parents, means making sure epinephrine prescription products are available and ready to use when needed—including during the school day. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) wants to make sure patients, parents, health care providers, school nu…

Williamsport – Susquehanna Health Medical Group clinicians at UPMC Susquehanna were recently recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for performing at the highest level compared to their peers in measures of clinical quality, cost-efficiency, patient safety, and co…

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – During the month of October, participating car dealerships will donate $25 for every car sold to UPMC Susquehanna’s Kathryn Candor Lundy Breast Health Center as part of the Susquehanna Health Foundation’s Drive for a Cause.

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Proper screening is important for detecting cancer early – when it is most likely to be curable. According to the American College of Radiology, mammography has helped reduce breast cancer deaths by nearly 40% since 1990.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday issued a warning letter that connected medical devices and health care networks with a third-party software, called Ipnet, could be targeted by hackers. The Department of Homeland Security in July 2019 had informed the public of these potentia…