Colonoscopy: Don’t Skip this Important Cancer Screening

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Preventive Care

Did you know that colon cancer is completely preventable with proper screening? Polyps that could become cancerous can be detected and removed at their earliest stages to prevent the development of colon cancer.

Unfortunately, many people skip the screening, allowing colon cancer to advance undetected until it is much more difficult to treat. Although colon cancer rates are decreasing as more people learn about the importance of screening, it is still the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in men and women in the United States.

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A Gift to the Heart

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Say I Love You with a Gift to the Heart

Looking for the perfect Valentine’s gift? How about a gift that says I want to be with you for as long as possible? Getting your hearts in great shape will help you both feel good and prevent heart disease. It’s never too late to start!

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Welcome Lisa Hance

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Meet Lisa Hance, Medical Group of PA’s New Physician Liaison

Medical Group of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that Lisa Hance has joined the association’s staff as physician liaison. In this newly created role, Lisa will help member physicians and practices make the most of their Medical Group of PA membership.

With a background in healthcare marketing and relationship building, Lisa previously served as physician liaison for Geisinger Medical Center, where she increased patient referrals to the center and its children’s hospital service lines. She also played a key role in the development and implementation of a system-wide issue resolution process for internal staff and referring physicians.

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