Our Passion, Your Health

Our Passion | Your Health features stories on the latest happenings at Penn State Health St. Joseph. Check out our blogs, recipes, patient stories, program highlights, and new services that represent our passion...your health.

St. Joseph Pharmacist Has a Cherished Connection to WE ARE

For former Penn State football player Wally Triplett, WE ARE, is more than the university’s now famous chant. It’s a proclamation that was collectively

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New Patient Unit Designed To Improve Emergency Room Experience

Patients who require ongoing care after initial treatment in the Emergency Department may be moved into the new Clinical Decision Unit (CDU) which opened

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Penn State Health St. Joseph Introduces State-of-the-Art Robot for Surgery

Patients at Penn State Health St. Joseph will soon benefit from a state-of-the-art robot that allows for smaller incisions, shorter hospital stays, less blood

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Berks Medical Equipment Offers New Service, Diabetic Shoe Fitting

For most people, an ingrown toenail or small cut on the foot is nothing to be alarmed about. For a diabetic patient, however, a cut or ingrown nail can be

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Easily Explained: In-Network vs. Out-of-Network

You've probably seen these terms or heard about them from your insurance company, but do you know what they mean?

We'll define them simply so you

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Suspect Sepsis. Save Lives.

Sepsis is a life-threatening illness caused by your body’s response to an infection. Sepsis is a medical emergency but early detection and treatment

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