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.
The Medical Minute: Genetic testing for breast cancer risk
Dr. Rena Kass, director of Penn State Hershey Breast Center, said actress Angelina Jolie’s announcement regarding her double mastectomy is great publicity that will raise awareness about the genetic component of many cancers.More...
CLIMB program puts families dealing with cancer first
Penn State Hershey is hosting another session of CLIMB: Children’s Lives Include Moments of Bravery. Developed by the Children’s Treehouse Foundation, this five-week program sponsored by Penn State Hershey Breast Center addresses the psychosocial aspects of cancer as they relate to the family unit.More...
Farmers Market in Hershey launches fourth season
On Thursday, May 23, the Farmers Market in Hershey will return for its fourth season with plenty of new offerings.More...
Penn State Hershey experts to present on IBD
In an effort to help patients living with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn’s disease, and ulcerative colitis in central Pennsylvania, Penn State Hershey Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center experts, led by Dr. Walter Koltun, will host a patient symposium.More...