Press Releases

Holy Spirit–A Geisinger Affiliate receives Chest Pain Center Accreditation

Susan Ecenbarger - Monday, October 31, 2016
CAMP HILL, Pa. – Holy Spirit–A Geisinger Affiliate has received full Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI Resuscitation Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. “We are very proud to demonstrate that we provide comprehensive and guideline-driven care for patients with the full spectrum of chest pain, including those at the highest risk,” said...

Holy Spirit−A Geisinger Affiliate opens orthopaedic surgery practice in Harrisburg

Susan H. Ecenbarger - Monday, August 22, 2016
CAMP HILL, Pa. – Holy Spirit−A Geisinger Affiliate opened its first orthopaedic surgery practice today in Harrisburg. Subspecialty shoulder and elbow care, as well as general orthopaedic services, including sports injuries, upper extremity nerve disorders, broken bones, shoulder and elbow surgeries and joint replacements, will be provided for adults and children. Holy Spirit...

Sister Romaine Niemeyer announces upcoming retirement as

S. ecenbarger - Tuesday, March 1, 2016
              CAMP HILL, Pa. – Sister Romaine Niemeyer, SCC, FACHE, Chief Administrative Officer of Holy Spirit−A Geisinger Affiliate, today announced that she will retire onJune 30, 2016. Sister Romaine served as President and CEO of Holy Spirit Health System for 25 years, and then as Chief Administrative Officer of Holy Spirit−A...

Holy Spirit–A Geisinger Affiliate to begin major Emergency Department renovation in anticipation of

S. Ecenbarger - Thursday, February 4, 2016
                     CAMP HILL, Pa. – In preparation for a new Level II Trauma Center, Holy Spirit Hospital will begin a major construction project that will also expand the size and capabilities of its Emergency Department. “We are preparing to become a Level II Trauma Center in October 2016...

Geisinger researchers identify 17 genes related to developmental brain disorders

S. Ecenbarger - Wednesday, January 27, 2016
  Study published online in JAMA Psychiatry   DANVILLE, Pa. —A recent study led by a team of researchers at Geisinger Health System’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute (ADMI) identified 17 new genes causing autism and other related brain disorders, including intellectual disability/developmental delay, epilepsy, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder,...