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Hahnemann Makes Donation to PCDC

December 13, 2016

Hahnemann’s CEO Michael Halter, FACHE, and Robert Pavlich, chief business development officer, presented an $85,000 check to John Chin, executive director at Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation (PCDC), and Gary Ng, a Hahnemann board member.
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Now Offering State-of-the-Art Genius 3D Mammography Exams

December 13, 2016

Hahnemann University Hospital is excited to offer Genius™ 3D Mammography exams, developed by Hologic, Inc. Utilizing advanced breast tomosynthesis technology, Genius exams are clinically proven to significantly increase the detection of breast cancers, while simultaneously decreasing the number of women asked to return for additional testing.
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Samantha Doxey, BSN, RN Receives DAISY Award

November 28, 2016

Samantha Doxey, BSN, RN, 15NT Oncology, was recognized as Hahnemann University Hospital's third quarter 2016 DAISY Award recipient. Samantha was nominated for her professionalism and quick-thinking during an emergency situation.
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Drew Clinefelter, RN Receives DAISY Award

October 05, 2016

Drew Clinefelter, RN, 21NT Telemetry, was recognized as Hahnemann University Hospital's second quarter 2016 DAISY Award recipient. Drew was nominated for his mentorship of student nurses, dedication and compassion.
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Theresa Rowe Receives DAISY Award!

July 01, 2016

Theresa Rowe, CRNP, VAD Coordinator at the Center for Advanced Heart Failure, was recognized as Hahnemann University Hospital's first quarter 2016 DAISY Award recipient. Theresa was nominated for her determination, compassion and advocacy.
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Hahnemann Honored with Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

June 01, 2016

Hahnemann University Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the most appropriate stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.
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Hahnemann Becomes Tobacco-Free

June 01, 2016

Hahnemann University Hospital announces that it intends to become a tobacco-free campus. The policy was introduced on May 31, which is designated as World No Tobacco Day. The move toward a tobacco-free campus is a way of protecting the health and well-being of everyone who comes to and works at Hahnemann.
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Hahnemann Earns Gold Plus Award for Heart Failure Care

June 01, 2016

Hahnemann University Hospital has received the Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation’s secondary prevention guidelines for patients with heart failure.
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David Gibson Receives DAISY Award!

March 21, 2016

David Gibson, RN, Clinical Informatics, was recognized as Hahnemann University Hospital's fourth quarter 2015 DAISY Award recipient. David was nominated for his clinical excellence and patient advocacy.
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New Approvals for Organ Transplants

March 14, 2016

Hahnemann University Hospital has received approval from the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) to begin HIV-positive to HIV-positive liver and kidney transplantations. This means Hahnemann is among the first transplant centers in the Philadelphia region approved to offer this potentially life-saving service to patients with end-stage organ disease.
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Hahnemann Designated Blue Distinction® Center for Maternity Care

March 10, 2016

In an effort to help prospective parents find hospitals that deliver quality, cost-efficient maternity care, Independence Blue Cross announced that Hahnemann University Hospital has been designated as one of the first hospitals to receive the Blue Distinction® Center for Maternity Care designation, a new designation under the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program.
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