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HHS Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3) Warns of Coronavirus Themed E-mail Phishing

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3) is warning of a new Coronavirus-themed phishing campaign that is attempting to capitalize on concerns about the Coronavirus. According to HC3, the phishing emails contain links … Continue reading

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Clinical Trial of the Week: Interventional treatment study with brain radiotherapy in patients with small cell lung cancer

By Donna Loyle, communications specialist, LIMR Researchers seek to determine how well whole-brain radiation therapy works and compares it with or without hippocampal avoidance in patients diagnosed with small cell lung cancer (SCLC). Avoiding the hippocampus during whole-brain radiation could … Continue reading

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Diabetes Seminar at LIMR

All clinicians are researchers are welcome to the one-hour seminar “Fructosamine-3-Kinase (FN3K): Housekeeper Enzyme or Paradoxical Role in the Pathogenesis of Diabetes Complications?” Thursday, Feb. 13 from 2 to 3 pm in McLean Conference Room, Lankenau Medical Center. The speaker … Continue reading

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Main Line HealthCare physician network welcomes Delaware County Family Practice

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Update from Physician Wellness Committee

Walter Klein, MD Chair and Susan Gregory, MD Vice Chair Thank you to all on the medical staff who took time to complete our physician burnout survey this past fall.  We would like to share with you some of the … Continue reading

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2020 United Way campaign now off and running!

Main Line Health’s 2020 United Way campaign is now underway! We are incredibly thankful to those of you who have generously donated in the past. With your help, we hope to raise as much as we can for those in … Continue reading

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Office 365 Security Update from Kay Carr and Information Services

On January 18, we upgraded our multi-factor authentication, which for many users enabled single sign-on for Microsoft Office 365. With this week’s launch of Wellspring, which is built on the Office 365 platform, several challenges associated with last week’s change … Continue reading

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Main Line Health Update Regarding 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Sent on behalf of Dr. Mark Ingerman, System Chief of Infectious Diseases and Eileen Sherman, System Director of Infection Prevention The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) along with the PA Department of Health and County Health Departments, are closely monitoring … Continue reading

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Influenza Update, January 27, 2020

Confirmed cases of influenzae are currently widespread in Pennsylvania. Influenza B/Victoria is the most detected flu virus, however influenza A(H1N1) pdm09, and A(H3N2) viruses cocirculate in the community. The predominant viruses vary by region of the state and age group. … Continue reading

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Update – 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

The CDC is monitoring an outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. This was first identified in the City of Wuhan in the Hubei Province of China. This virus has similarities to the SARS virus (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome), which is … Continue reading

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