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In health care news this week Selected news media reports on MLH and the health care industry, excerpted from MLH’s daily Morning News Report…   Main Line Health News…   Sponsored: Why Art Ability’s Annual Exhibition Featuring Stunning Artworks Is … Continue reading

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John Dougherty appointed System Director of Safety and Security

By JoAnn M. Magnatta, Senior Vice President, Facilities Design & Construction/MLH Realty   I am pleased to announce the appointment of John W. Dougherty as the System Director of Safety and Security effective January 27, 2017.  In this newly created … Continue reading

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March of Dimes shares “Day of Gratitude” with Riddle Hospital NICU team

The March of Dimes recently honored the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Riddle Hospital as part of their “Day of Gratitude” on January 20. NICU staff received a plaque to demonstrate their support of the March of Dimes’ mission … Continue reading

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Basic Leave Time Restriction scheduled during EPIC launch period

By LaVonne Akinwumiju, Epic Communications Consultant   When Epic launches at Main Line Health on Saturday, March 3, 2018, we will need the active engagement and support of everyone Systemwide to make this transition a success. To ensure the engagement … Continue reading

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Norma Padron, PhD, co-authors abstract in Population Health Management on Geriatric Mental Health

Norma Padron, PhD., Associate Director of the Center for Population Health Research at LIMR, is a co-author of “Telementoring Primary Care Clinicians to Improve Geriatric Mental Health Care,” an abstract that appeared in the January 20, 2017 issue of Population … Continue reading

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MLH Neonatologist Jack Guida, MD, named PRO-LC “Physician of the Year”

The Pennsylvania Resource Organization for Lactation Consultants (PRO-LC) has selected Jack Guida, MD to be the 2016 “Physician of the Year” for his outstanding advocacy and work which supports, promotes, and protects breastfeeding. Dr. Guida has been a neonatologist at … Continue reading

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Show your support for Heart Month by wearing red in February

What better way to honor Heart Month than wearing your support on your sleeve? Throughout the month of February, join your colleagues by wearing red to raise awareness for heart disease and pledge your support for a heart-healthy lifestyle. This … Continue reading

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Upcoming events — Riddle Hospital – January 27, 2017

February 3: RH Medicine Grand Rounds Transgender issues related to health care, Joanne Glusman, MSW, LSW, BMH; Video Conference Room I; 8-9am   February 10: RH Medicine Grand Rounds Update on Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Part 2), Mark Gilbert, MD, Riddle … Continue reading

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Upcoming events — Paoli Hospital – January 27, 2017

February 8: PH Medicine Grand Rounds Palliative Care vs. Hospice: When to Refer, Advance Care Planning & Decision Making for the Intellectually Disabled, Jennifer Burke, DO, Paoli Hospital; Potter Room, noon – 1pm   February 15: PH Medicine Grand Rounds … Continue reading

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Upcoming events — Lankenau Medical Center – January 27, 2017

  January 31: Surgery Grand Rounds Bariatric surgery, Richard Ing, MD, Bryn Mawr Hospital’ Room 101 A&B, 7:30-8:30am   February 3: Medicine Grand Rounds Melanoma; Auditorium, 8-9am   February 7: Surgery Grand Rounds Overview of Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection; Room … Continue reading

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