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St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation Appoints Four New Members to Board of Directors

READING, PA — The St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation appointed four new members to its board of directors during its annual meeting on May 20.

The following

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Crucifix Blessing Highlights St. Joseph Ministry

Deacon Tom Devaney blessed the crucifixes in St. Joseph’s new COVID testing sheds.

On April 27, Deacon Tom Devaney, director of spiritual care for Penn State

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St. Joseph Opens Curbside X-Ray Service to Ensure Patient Safety

As part of its continued efforts to ensure patient safety during the coronavirus pandemic, Penn State Health St. Joseph opened a curbside chest X-ray service

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St. Joseph Offers Curbside Pharmacy Pickup

As Penn State Health St. Joseph continues to redesign how health care is delivered to limit the spread of COVID-19, it will implement a curbside pickup process

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Faith Traditions Look for Hope in Face of Pandemic

While April traditionally is a month filled with varied religious observances, the reality of life during a pandemic means that many of the traditions that

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Team Culture Supports St. Joseph’s Efforts to Redeploy Staff

Jennifer Hoover, left, and Kimberly Baransky complete employee screenings as they enter Penn State Health St. Joseph. Both nurses are among the St. Joseph

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Redeployed Nurses Serve as Vital Employee Resource During COVID-19

In an effort to more quickly respond to employee questions about potential coronavirus exposures both inside and outside of the hospital, Penn State Health

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Penn State Health Sets Up Process to Receive Donations in Support of Staff during COVID-19 Outbreak

(HERSHEY, PA) Penn State Health has established new guidelines to enable the community to donate prepared food and gift cards in support of Penn

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Penn State Health to Suspend Non-Essential Surgeries

Move Designed to Protect Patients, Physicians and Staff as Part of COVID-19 Response

HERSHEY, PA – Penn State Health will begin suspending non-essential, elective surgeries on Thursday morning. The health system is communicating

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