Welcome to Penn State Hershey Medicine
Penn State Hershey Medicine is one of the largest collective efforts of the clinical faculty and staff is to provide patient care and the oversight for numerous diagnostic and treatment centers at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Clinical operations continue to account for about 20 percent of all patient care services provided at the Medical Center including number of inpatient admissions (26 percent) and outpatient visits (21 percent). We are proud of the high quality of medical care provided and also compliment the fine work of the medicine housestaff, clinical fellows and medical students who contribute greatly.
Play in Hershey to explore end-of-life decisions
Drifting is a play about how siblings – one in a coma – communicate beyond the mind and the senses, making it possible to say goodbye. Performances are scheduled for Friday, May 1, and Saturday, May 2, at the Hershey Area Playhouse, 830 Cherry Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania. A “talk back” with clinicians from Penn State Hershey Medical Center will follow the play.More...
Ozone air pollution could impact fertility
Many urban and suburban areas have high levels of ground-level ozone, an air pollutant that can adversely affect lung and heart health. New research in mice suggests breathing high levels of ozone could also affect women’s ability to conceive.More...
Registration deadline approaching for CMN Employee Golf Tournament
The 30th annual CMN Employee Fundraising Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, June 1 at Lebanon Country Club. The format is a four-person scramble with a 1 p.m. shotgun start.More...
The Medical Minute: Metric units make for more accurate medication doses
Before giving a child medication, don’t reach into the kitchen drawer and grab a spoon. Instead, use a syringe that uses metric units and be sure the dose is accurate.More...