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  1. Aug
    20
    2018

    5th Annual Pink Ribbon Golf Classic to benefit Mount Nittany Health Breast Care Center

    The 5th Annual Pink Ribbon Golf Classic will be held Monday, September 10, at Toftrees Resort and Golf Club, with registration beginning at 8:00 am and a shotgun start at 9:30 am.

    Funds raised from this four-person scramble tournament will benefit the Mount Nittany Health Breast Care Center.

    Golfers may register individually or in groups of two or four. Entry fee is $125 per person, or golfers may choose the bundle-and-save option for $150, which includes entry fee, ...
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  2. Aug
    16
    2018

    28th Annual Mount Nittany Health Golf Classic brings in more than $167,000 for new cardiovascular pavilion

    The 28th Annual Mount Nittany Health Golf Classic, held Saturday, August 11, at the Penn State Golf Courses, netted a total of $167,082, with all proceeds supporting construction of the new cardiovascular pavilion at Mount Nittany Medical Center. In total, more than $2.3 million has been raised to help advance healthcare in the region since the Golf Classic’s inception in 1991.

    Scheduled to open in fall 2019, the completed cardiovascular pavilion will enhance current capabilities...
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  3. Jul
    26
    2018

    Bunny Bath: A mother-daughter inspired children’s book

    Heather Herzog and Eifrig Publishing recently made a generous donation to Mount Nittany Health Foundation of 200 Bunny Bath books, which were presented to families welcoming new babies at Mount Nittany Medical Center’s women and children’s services during the months of April and May. Bunny Bath was written and illustrated by mother-daughter team Heather Herzog and Cat Eskey.

    When Cat was 4 years old, Heather began illustrating and developing the manuscript for Bunny Bath, and fre...
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  4. Jul
    26
    2018

    Family honors dedicated volunteer director with scholarship fund

    Every year, Mount Nittany Health honors the hundreds of volunteers that dedicate their time to care for our patients with a special luncheon. In addition to honoring all volunteers, a special aspect of this event is the announcement of teen volunteer scholarship recipients.

    This year, Mount Nittany Health and the Mount Nittany Health Volunteer Scholarship Committee are proud to announce a lead gift to the scholarship fund, forming an endowment, from Jim DeTuerk in honor of his la...
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  5. Jul
    26
    2018

    Meet the newest providers at Mount Nittany Health

    Get to know the newest providers at Mount Nittany Health who are ready to care for you and your family.

    - Susan Hostetter Krieger, MD, brings more than 25 years of healthcare experience in her role as Mount Nittany Medical Center’s medical director of palliative care services. Dr. Krieger’s philosophy of care focuses simply on being there for each patient and their loved ones, she says. “Patients and caregivers become part of an extended family. I make it my mission to do what’s ...
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  6. Jul
    25
    2018

    28th Annual Golf Classic to benefit cardiovascular services at Medical Center

    The 28th Annual Mount Nittany Health Golf Classic will be held Saturday, August 11, at the Penn State Blue & White Golf Courses, with a shotgun start beginning promptly at 11:00 am.

    Funds raised from this four-person scramble tournament will benefit cardiovascular services at Mount Nittany Medical Center.

    Team prizes for each flight will be awarded to the 16 winning teams placing first through fourth in both net and gross scores on each course. Prizes will be awarded...
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  7. Jul
    24
    2018

    New cardiovascular pavilion planned for Mount Nittany Health

    Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce the construction of a new 26,000 square-foot cardiovascular pavilion at Mount Nittany Medical Center. The new structure is being built directly above the Medical Center’s emergency department, and is another mark of the health system’s continued investment to ensure access to healthcare to meet the growing demand for its services.

    “This construction is a visible reflection of the exceptional quality of the cardiovascular and electrophys...
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  8. Jul
    19
    2018

    Swinging for the fences: Annual Paint the Park Pink Night July 22

    Mount Nittany Health Foundation is proud to again be partnering with the State College Spikes to help raise money for breast cancer awareness and honor survivors and those battling the disease. The annual Paint the Park Pink night will be held on Sunday, July 22, at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park.

    Held annually and sponsored by Mount Nittany Health, all proceeds will benefit the Foundation, which supports the advancement of healthcare available to the community. The Foundation will...
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  9. Apr
    11
    2018

    Mount Nittany Health Foundation funds behavioral health collaborative care pilot program

    Mount Nittany Medical Center is committed to understanding and addressing the most pressing health and wellness concerns for its community. In order to do so, a community health needs assessment (CHNA) is completed by Mount Nittany Medical Center every three years. In conjunction with Centre Foundation, Centre County United Way and Centre County Partnership for Community Health, Mount Nittany Medical Center conducted a CHNA update from July 2015 to June 2016. After thorough analysis, three Read Full Article
  10. Mar
    5
    2018

    Charity Ball raises more than $200,000 for Medical Center’s palliative care services

    The 70th Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball, themed A Glamorous Evening in Old Hollywood, raised more than $200,000 for palliative care services at the Medical Center.

    One of Mount Nittany Health Foundation’s premier fundraisers, more than 600 attendees gathered at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center for the event, chaired by Gina Woskob, Saturday, February 24, 2018. Guests enjoyed chef prepared, “Old Hollywood” themed cuisine stations while listening to the...
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  11. Feb
    21
    2018

    Charity Ball online auction open until February 26

    The 70th Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball online auction is in full swing! Don’t miss out on your chance to win a variety of experienced-based packages, all while supporting palliative care services at Mount Nittany Medical Center.

    Palliative care provides specialized medical care to patients with serious and chronic illness that focuses on symptom management, emotional support, advance care planning and relief from the stress of life-limiting illness. The proceed...
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  12. Feb
    12
    2018

    Let the bidding begin: Charity Ball online auction now live

    Mount Nittany Health Foundation and the 70th Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball committee are proud to announce the kick-off of the annual online silent auction.

    The 70th Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball, titled A Glamorous Evening in Old Hollywood, benefits palliative care services at the Medical Center.

    Mount Nittany Health Foundation will once again partner with Bidding for Good to bring you approximately 100 items for adventure seeke...
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  13. Feb
    5
    2018

    Join us for A Glamorous Evening in Old Hollywood at the 70th Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball

    Mount Nittany Health Foundation will hold the 70th Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. The event, titled A Glamorous Evening in Old Hollywood, benefits palliative care services at the Medical Center.

    Beginning at 7:00 pm, guests will be treated to Old Hollywood-themed food stations until 9:00 pm. An open bar will be available from 7:00 to 8:30 pm, switching to a cash bar through the remai...
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  14. Dec
    14
    2017

    Grateful Patient gift supports Mount Nittany Health Endoscopy

    As you age, your priorities change. Your health and well-being become more important to you, and we want to help ensure that others have the opportunity for the same high-quality care we’ve received.”

    Henry and Sara Parks have lived in the State College area for more than 40 years. In that time, they have witnessed tremendous change taking place in local healthcare. “The availability of good healthcare has always been important to us,” Henry states. “I’ve been very pleased to see...
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  15. Dec
    14
    2017

    Join us for a Glamorous Evening in Old Hollywood

    The 70th Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball, themed A Glamorous Evening in Old Hollywood, will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. The proceeds will benefit palliative care services at Mount Nittany Medical Center.

    Palliative care services provides special medical care to patients with serious and chronic illness that focuses on the symptom management, emotional support, advance care planning and relief from the str...
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  16. Dec
    14
    2017

    Lamb auctioned at Grange Fair raises $1,763 for Medical Center

    How does a lamb bring comfort to patients at Mount Nittany Medical Center? By raising money to create comfort boxes for cancer patients who are hospitalized, of course.

    As part of her senior project, Marissa Bilyeu donated the funds raised from auctioning her lamb at this year’s Grange Fair. Marissa donated the funds to Mount Nittany Health Foundation in memory of her Uncle Rick, who passed away in 2011 at the age of 58 from mesothelioma.

    The comfort boxes include li...
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  17. Dec
    14
    2017

    Make an impact: Nancy’s story

    In a heart emergency, every second is critical. Eight years ago as she stood in her kitchen and felt the indescribable pain in her abdomen, Nancy Dreibelbis knew she'd better act fast.

    The day after Thanksgiving 2009, nearly after 30 guests returned home and she was tidying up the kitchen, Nancy expereinced what she first thought to be simple indigestion. But as the discomfort increased and moved into her chest, she yelled out in pain to her daughter who was upstairs. Then she...
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  18. Dec
    14
    2017

    Meet the newest providers at Mount Nittany Health

    Get to know the newest providers at Mount Nittany Health who are ready to care for you and your family.

    - Tamar Baitel, MD, family medicine, says, “Caring for others is what I’m meant to do. Spending time both treating and educating those in my care allows patients to be active participants in their health.” Dr. Baitel sees patients at Mount Nittany Health – Penns Valley.

    Mount Nittany Health recently welcomed two new executives to the leadership team.

    -...
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  19. Dec
    14
    2017

    Mount Nittany Health and State College Spikes team up against breast cancer

    On October 17, the State College Spikes donated more than $6,428 to Mount Nittany Health Foundation, benefitting the Mount Nittany Health Breast Care Center.

    The funds were raised through two annual State College Spikes events: SpikesFest held on March 5 and Paint the Park Pink Night, held on July 30. Since 2007, the Spikes have gifted more than $75,000 to the Foundation to support the fight against breast cancer.

    "It is our mission at the State College Spikes to not...
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  20. Dec
    14
    2017

    Team Ream Day to be held February 3

    Support Team Ream on Saturday, February 3, 2018, as the Penn State Men’s Basketball team takes on Iowa at the Bryce Jordan Center. By purchasing tickets through teamream.org, a portion of the proceeds will benefit Team Ream.

    State College native Brandon Ream, a former football player at The Pennsylvania State University and the son of Camp Woodward founder Gary Ream, passed away after a battle with bone cancer in 2013 at the age of 29.

    Having generously donated more ...
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