hidden York Hospital surgical technologist drives equitable health as York Leaders of Impact winner

York Hospital surgical technologist drives equitable health as York Leaders of Impact winner

Krista Null, a certified surgical technologist at WellSpan Health York Hospital, has been named the American Heart Association York 2023 Leaders of Impact winner for their work in driving equitable health in the community. In the south central Pennsylvania area, life expectancy varies by 22 years which can often be caused by the social determinants

hidden Essay contest wins 16 central Pennsylvania students a day of real STEM education

Essay contest wins 16 central Pennsylvania students a day of real STEM education

An essay about making their school heart smart recently earned 16 central Pennsylvania students recognition from the American Heart Association and Penn State Health Children’s Hospital and an exclusive STEM education day. The essay contest winners gathered in September at the Children’s Hospital for a full day of hands-on learning experiences, instruction and conversations with

hidden Leaders of Impact campaigns in full swing across Pennsylvania

Leaders of Impact campaigns in full swing across Pennsylvania

The Leaders of Impact initiative engages community leaders across 150 cities to take part in a seven-week challenge to improve health by raising awareness and funds to support the life-saving work of the American Heart Association. Across Pennsylvania, 21 nominees were selected to take part in Leaders of Impact because of their passion and drive

hidden Leaders of Impact campaigns in full swing across Pennsylvania

Leaders of Impact campaigns in full swing across Pennsylvania

The Leaders of Impact initiative engages community leaders across 150 cities to take part in a seven-week challenge to improve health by raising awareness and funds to support the life-saving work of the American Heart Association. Across Pennsylvania, 21 nominees were selected to take part in Leaders of Impact because of their passion and drive

hidden 109 hospitals in Pennsylvania recognized for efforts to improve outcomes for Americans with heart disease and stroke

109 hospitals in Pennsylvania recognized for efforts to improve outcomes for Americans with heart disease and stroke

More than 100 hospitals across Pennsylvania are among the 2,600 nationwide that participate in the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines® initiative to improve outcomes for Americans who experience heart disease or stroke. Heart disease and stroke are the No. 1 and No. 5 causes of death in the United States, respectively. These health

hidden Central Pennsylvania students get a STEM education sneak peek

Central Pennsylvania students get a STEM education sneak peek

An essay about their health care hero recently earned 12 students from schools across Central Pennsylvania recognition from the American Heart Association and Penn State Health Children’s Hospital and the opportunity to learn what it takes to become a health care hero during an exclusive STEM education day. The essay contest winners recently gathered at