Geisinger Medical Center

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Geisinger Medical Center
Geisinger Health System
Geography
LocationDanville, Pennsylvania, USA
Coordinates40.9678905, -76.6050616
Organisation
Hospital typeRegional Resource Medical Center
Services
Emergency departmentCombined Adult Level I /
Pediatric Level II
Beds594
Helipads
HelipadFAA LID: 79PN[1]
FAA LID: 49PN[2]
Number Length Surface
ft m
H1 (79PN) 60 18 Roof/Top
H1 (49PN) 46 14 Asphalt
H2 (49PN) 47 14 Asphalt/Concrete
History
Founded1915
Links
Websitehttps://www.geisinger.org/en

Geisinger Medical Center is a hospital in Danville, Pennsylvania, serving as the primary hospital for the Danville-based Geisinger Health System, a primary chain of hospitals and clinics which includes the Danville medical center across northeastern and central Pennsylvania.

Geisinger Life Flight, a five-helicopter medevac system, is based at the hospital.

Hospital for Advanced Medicine[edit]

On February 9, 2010 Geisinger Medical Center opened the Hospital for Advanced Medicine (HFAM). Also in the building:

  • HFAM 8 Medicine/Surgery with Telemetry - Opened in 2010, this floor provides general medical and surgical care to patients who are in need of telemetry.
  • HFAM 6 Orthopaedic Surgery - Opened in 2013, this floor focuses on all aspects of inpatient post-orthopaedic and surgical care, with a special focus on total joint replacement patients. The floor boasts a comprehensive gymnasium used for inpatient rehabilitation following surgery.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Airnav: 79PN - Geisinger Rooftop Heliport". Retrieved 8 July 2017.
  2. ^ "AirNav: 49PN - Geisinger Heliport". Retrieved 8 July 2017.

Coordinates: 40°58′05″N 76°36′22″W / 40.968°N 76.606°W / 40.968; -76.606