Holy Spirit–A Geisinger Affiliate adds extended care medicine program
On: July 19, 2016 Filed Under: Member News
CAMP HILL, Pa. – Jennifer Weber, D.O., and Cynthia Lewis, CRNP, have joined Holy Spirit Medical Group–A Geisinger Affiliate.
Dr. Weber serves as medical director for extended care medicine. In this new role, she has responsibility for directing and providing care in post-hospital rehabilitation and long-term care facilities. Dr. Weber most recently served Messiah Lifeways as a staff physician in geriatrics. Board certified in family practice, she is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is a member of the Society for Post -Acute and Long-Term Medicine.
Lewis, who works closely with Dr. Weber, most recently served geriatric patients while employed by Senior Life York. A certified adult nurse practitioner, she has worked with both Geisinger Health System and Holy Spirit Hospital after completing her professional education at Bloomsburg University. Lewis is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Pennsylvania Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine.
“We are experienced in treating acute and chronic medical conditions outside of the hospital,” says Dr. Weber. Holy Spirit’s Extended Care Medicine program works with several area facilities. “When you choose a facility served by Holy Spirit Extended Care Medicine, we will work to ensure a smooth transition of care from the hospital to the facility,” she continues. “We take a holistic approach to care in collaboration with the facility’s nursing, dietary, social service, pastoral care, rehabilitation therapy and specialty services.”
For more information on the extended care medicine service, please call 717-972-4448.