Holy Redeemer Offers Low-Dose Scans to Detect Lung Cancer
Meadowbrook, PA—July 24, 2013—Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the world. Unfortunately, the symptoms of this deadly disease emerge slowly. This means it often goes undetected until it reaches an advanced and more deadly stage. To improve the odds that lung cancer is detected and treated early, Holy Redeemer Hospital now offers a low-dose CT scan (LDCT). This brief, painless screening uses a low dose of radiation to take images of a patient’s chest. Those images are the...
Drueding Center names new board members
Meadowbrook, PA—July 8, 2013—Drueding Center, Holy Redeemer Health System’s transitional housing and comprehensive counseling program for homeless women and their children, recently named the following individuals to its board of directors: Nicole Hines of Philadelphia is a Drueding graduate and budding entrepreneur. She most recently worked as a parent and student engagement specialist at Philadelphia Academies, Inc. She has also worked for the Community-Women’s Education Project and the Philadel...