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2014-02-18 12:30:29

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Health Michael Wolf and Physician General Dr. Carrie DeLone today visited Hope Within Ministries, one of 40 new recipients to receive a grant through the department's Community-Based Health Care Subsidy Program. The center will use its $190,096 grant to enhance its free primary care services to the underinsured and financially challenged in Dauphin and Lancaster counties. The department's Community-Based Health...

2014-01-29 16:28:06

SUNBURY, Pa., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During an event today at the Sunbury Housing Authority, Northumberland County, Secretary of Health Michael Wolf encouraged multi-unit housing properties across the commonwealth to incorporate smoke free policies. Wolf applauded the Sunbury Housing Authority for recently implementing smoke free policies at two of its indoor living communities. "Now more than ever it is critical to establish strong relationships with our community...

2013-07-18 23:25:02

Pinnacle Cart welcomes Michael Wolf as its new Chief Executive Officer and appoints co-founder Michael Auger as Chief Strategy Officer. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Pinnacle Cart is pleased to welcome Michael Wolf as its new CEO. Mr. Wolf brings over 25 years in the computer software industry, including 15 years as an investor where he helped guide several companies, including VIASOFT Inc, into successful IPOs. We are ecstatic to have Michael lead the Pinnacle Cart team into our...

2013-07-18 12:28:08

PHILADELPHIA, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Department of Health Secretary Michael Wolf today presented several health research grants on behalf of Governor Tom Corbett to four Philadelphia institutions to fund projects ranging from pain treatment to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and cancer research. Grant recipients included: Drexel University: $1,401,259; funding nine projects Fox Chase Cancer Center: $2,176,696; funding six projects Monell...

2013-05-24 16:22:56

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Michael Wolf and other department officials participated in the final day of the East Coast leg of the National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Memorial Bike Ride in honor of National EMS Week, May 19-25. The seven-day bike ride honors EMS personnel who serve every day, those who have become sick or injured while performing their duties and those who have died in the line of duty. Wolf was joined by...

2013-05-14 12:30:21

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Michael Wolf will visit two nursing home facilities in southeastern Pennsylvania today to present the state's second annual "Awards for Excellence in Health Care Compliance." "When we developed this award last year, our goal was to improve our interaction with healthcare facilities by providing something we were lacking - positive reinforcement," Wolf said. "We are honored to be able to highlight...

2013-04-05 12:24:45

Cumberland County Man Has Been Department's Acting Secretary Since October HARRISBURG, Pa., April 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today named Michael Wolf as Secretary of the Department of Health. Wolf will oversee the regulation of Pennsylvania's hospitals, nursing homes and various other health care facilities, while organizing and supporting public health initiatives and services, as well as outreach, education, prevention and preparedness activities. The...

2013-02-05 12:28:02

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today outlined his 2013-14 budget, calling for increased access to healthcare services for the underinsured and underserved, and for additional programs that will enhance public health research and outreach across the state. The governor's proposed 2013-14 budget allocates $5 million in rural and underserved areas that will fund community health centers and additional medical services, as well as expand programs to...

2013-01-29 12:27:56

MCADOO, Pa., Jan 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gov. Tom Corbett's 2013-14 budget will increase access to health care in rural and underserved areas by funding community health centers and additional medical services, as well as expanding programs to help attract and retain health care practitioners. Corbett's $5 million health proposal was announced locally today by Department of Health Acting Secretary Michael Wolf as a preview to the governor's 2013-14 budget address next...

2012-11-02 15:21:20

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvanians who are still experiencing power outages after Hurricane Sandy are encouraged to take simple steps to keep themselves and their loved ones safe until electricity is restored. "Although the storm itself has passed, there are still serious dangers associated with its aftermath, especially for people without electricity or heat," Acting Secretary of Health Michael Wolf said. "Two of the biggest hazards are carbon monoxide...