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Medical Plan Reimbursement - YMCA of Eastern Delaware County

Sent on behalf of Employee Benefit Services

Did you know that a fitness reimbursement is included in all CKHS medical plans to encourage Crozer Health (CKHS) employees and spouses to enhance your health by exercising regularly? The reimbursement applies at all three YMCA of Eastern Delaware County locations - the Springfield YMCA (located on the Springfield Hospital Campus), the Ridley YMCA (located near Taylor Hospital), and the Lansdowne YMCA (located near DCMH).

Eligible employees and spouses may receive a $400 annual reimbursement of your monthly dues, payable quarterly. You must continue to be enrolled in a Crozer Health medical plan for the full three months that you request reimbursement. Quarterly payments cannot be pro-rated. Click here to access the Reimbursement Form and additional details. Click here and visit Section 10f (Medical – YMCA Reimbursement Form) to obtain a copy of this form in the future.

The YMCA is now a partner with Crozer Health , and as a partner, the YMCA offers Crozer Health employees a discounted membership rate. Rates at the Springfield location are as follows:

  • The individual price for employees is $60 per month, and a family membership is $112 per month. According to the YMCA, a family membership can include two adults living in the same household, with dependent children, to age 24, living at home.
  • To sign up for this membership, please register at the front desk of the Springfield YMCA (formerly the Healthplex Sports Club at Springfield Hospital). As proof of employment, employees must bring their Crozer Health ID badge to receive the discounted rate when they initially become a YMCA member.  With a Crozer Health membership to the Springfield YMCA, members can utilize the services at the Lansdowne YMCA and the Ridley YMCA locations at no additional cost.
  • Click on the link to learn more about the Community YMCA of Eastern Delaware County or call Membership Services at 610-557-9622 (YMCA).

We hope you and your family continue to enjoy the benefits of Springfield's premier sports and fitness facility, now owned and operated by the YMCA!  For additional information about the reimbursement, call the Benefit Answer Line at 610-447-6300 (15-6300), Option 9.

National Patient Safety Awareness Week – March 8-14

Sent on behalf of Quality and Patient Safety

Crozer Health will observe patient Safety Awareness Week on March 8-14, 2020.

Led by the National Patient Safety Foundation, a central voice for patient safety since 1997, Patient Safety Awareness Week is time dedicated to raising awareness about patient safety among health care professionals and the public. Crozer Health employees are invited to participate in the following events

INFORMATION TABLES OUTSIDE EACH CAFETERIA

  • Monday, March 9 – CCMC from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 10 – DCMH from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 11 – Springfield from 11 a.m. to noon and DCMH from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 12 – Springfield from 11 a.m. to noon and Taylor from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Friday, March 13 – CCMC from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Taylor from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m.

BADGE BUDDIES

We will also be utilizing this week to reinforce our pledge to patient safety by distributing badge buddies during March to highlight our patient safety goals.

TAKE THE PLEDGE FOR PATIENT SAFETY

Saturday, March 8, through Saturday, March 14

  • Click here to complete the pledge.
  • Click here to download the print-ready flyer.

FREE VIRTUAL LEARNING HOUR

Principles for Improving Patient Safety Measurement

Tuesday, March 10, from noon to 1 p.m.

  • This Virtual Learning Hour would benefit Physicians, Nurses​​, Safety professionals, Health care professionals, Health care executives, Patient advocates, Medical students, Industry/vendor representatives, and leaders
  • This program is offered free of charge. Registration is required.

Click here to learn more and register today.

TWITTER CHAT

Thursday, March 12, from noon to 1 p.m.

  • Co-hosted by IHI and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  • The chat will focus on safety during care transitions.

Click here to learn more.

Patient Safety Poster Contest – Deadline: Friday, March 20

Sent on behalf of Quality and Patient Safety

Although we focus on patient safety every day, one week of each year, we dedicate time and effort to increase awareness on patient safety among our healthcare teams, patients, and families. Patient Safety Awareness Week will be recognized March 8 through the 14. We invite all departments to join us in celebrating National Patient Safety Awareness week by submitting one or more posters that demonstrate your commitment to Patient Safety.

Representatives from our Prospect Medical Holdings (PMH) corporate team will judge the competition, and awards will be presented for the following categories: Most Informative, Most Inspiring, Most Creative, and Best in Show. In 2018, Crozer Health won "Best in Show" for hospital submissions across the enterprise – let's do it again this year!

We encourage departments to involve as many creative teams as possible. There is no limit to the number of posters each department or facility can include. Please submit two images -- one photo of your poster submission, and one photo of the creative team holding their design -- to Barbara Holfelner at Barbara.Holfelner@crozer.org by Friday, March 20, 2020. Winners will be announced on Friday, April 3, 2020.

Benefits News You Can Use

Widener University Onsite Info Tables, Open Houses, and Tuition Discounts

Sent on behalf of Employee Benefit Services

Do you want to learn more about Widener University? Click here and stop by and chat with a Widener representative at these informational tables:

  • CCMC Main Lobby –  Thursday, March 12, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Taylor Cafeteria Hallway – Friday, March 13, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Springfield Main Lobby – Monday, March 16, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • DCMH Cafeteria – Thursday, March 19, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Click here for information about Widener's Adult and Professional Studies open house on April 1. 

Click here for information about their March 11 and April 15 Graduate Studies open houses.

Did you know that Widener University offers reduced tuition rates to all Crozer Health employees and their eligible family members? These rates are lower than the university's regular rates, and often lower than other regional universities. A total of 42 undergraduate majors and more than 20 graduate and professional degrees are available. Offerings include on-campus programs as well as convenient online courses for full-time and part-time students. Click here for a complete list of programs included. Click here for the form both you and Human Resources are required to complete.

Do you have additional questions? Please contact:

  • Widener Admissions: Lauren Naylor at lrnaylor@widener.edu or 610.499.4188
  • Widener Discount Information & Forms: Diana Barraclough at dbarraclough@widener.edu or 610.499.4153
  • Crozer Health Tuition Reimbursement: Barbara Scheck at barbara.scheck@crozer.org or 610-447-6013 (15-6013).
    • Eligible employees may take advantage of both the Widener discount program and Crozer Health tuition benefits. However, the Crozer Health employee tuition discount is inclusive of other Widener-offered aid (scholarships and need-based grants), which may exceed the maximum employee benefit.
    • The benefit discount will be applicable for the difference in instances where other Widener offered aid does not meet the employee tuition benefit amount. For example, if a 40% discount is available, and you receive a Widener scholarship equal to 25% of the tuition discount value, then you would be eligible to receive a 15% discount (25% + 15% = 40%).

Crozer Health Donate Life Hospital Challenge

Sent on behalf of the Transplant

March is National Kidney Month! Visit minuteforyourkidneys.org and take the kidney risk quiz! 1 in 3 American adults is at risk for kidney disease. Thirty-seven million American adults have kidney disease. And almost 100,000 people are on the kidney transplant waitlist.

Thursday, March 12, 2020, is World Kidney Day! All Crozer Health employees are asked to wear orange in support of kidney donation awareness. There will also be a dunk tank set up outside the Clark Education Center between 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Physicians and employees will have a chance to dunk Michael Curran, Dr. Fink, and other staff, in support of kidney donation awareness.

Inspire hope and join the millions who save lives. www.donors1.org. Click here for a list of Crozer Health events. Click here for a fact sheet.

Crozer Health 's Dining at Dusk Program – March 10 & April 15

Sent on behalf of Senior Health Services

Crozer Health 's Senior Health Services Department presents Dining at Dusk health education seminars. Whether it be controlling high blood pressure, managing diabetes, eye care, sleep disorders, Alzheimer's disease, Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD), Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), or understanding your risk for cancer -- we're there to help our citizens be better educated about their health and get screened and tested for various medical conditions so that they are empowered to live healthier, more fulfilling lives.

Our next Dining at Dusk health education seminars will be held on

  • Tuesday, March 10, 2020, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in Café Carl at the Springfield Hospital. Jeffrey Freeman, D.O., HAN Endocrinology, will discuss "Diabetes: Don't Sugar Coat It."
    • Click here for a print-ready flyer.
  • Wednesday, April 15, 2020, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the cafeteria at Delaware County Memorial Hospital. John David Sprandio Jr., M.D., will discuss "Skin Cancer Prevention and Screenings."
    • Click here for a print-ready flyer.

In addition to being good for your mind, energy, and appetite, Dining at Dusk is a fabulous way to socialize, meet new people, and make new friends.

Early registration is recommended. There is no charge to attend the lecture, and parking is included! However, there is a $6.00 meal charge, payable at the event. For more information or to register, please call 1-800-254-3258 (1-800-254-3258) or visit www.crozerkeystone.org and select "Calendar."

Crozer Health Department of Medicine Grand Rounds: Friday, March 13

Sent on behalf of Angeleen Hayden, Department of Medicine

Crozer Health 's Department of Medicine will host their Grand Rounds on Friday, March 13, 2020, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Clark Auditorium at Crozer-Chester Medical Center. Our topic will be Infectious Disease. Our speaker, Stephen Nelson, M.D., from Infectious Disease Associates, will discuss " Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)." Click here for more information about Dr. Stephen Nelson. We hope you will join us for this educational event.

Crozer Health Employee Referral Program for Registered Nurses (R.N.)

Sent on behalf of Human Resources and Nursing Leadership

Crozer Health 's Human Resources Department, in partnership with Nursing Leadership, is pleased to announce a limited time Employee Referral program for Registered Nurses (R.N.). 

At Crozer Health , employees are our primary assets. We are continually on the lookout for R.N.s who provide exceptional care and educate patients and the public about various health conditions. Who better than you – our current employees who work here, build friendships here, have fun here, and influence our culture – to help find and hire the most qualified individuals to contribute to our health system's future success?

By working at Crozer Health , you are part of a leading team of talented professionals across many areas of expertise that create a positive difference every day for those we serve – you have firsthand knowledge of who we are and what we do; you have experience with our benefits package; you know our culture; you are proud of our organization, patient care approach, patient outcomes, and our people. These things make you an excellent recruiter.

When you refer an R.N. candidate to Crozer Health that we ultimately hire, you qualify for the following bonus incentives:

  • $1,000.00 when the referred employee passes the 90-day probation period
  • $1,000.00 when the referred employee surpasses 180 days of employment

Click here for a flyer with full program details.

Nominate Crozer Health 's Next Employee of the Quarter

Sent on behalf of Susan Baker, Human Resources

Crozer Health 's employee of the Quarter award recognizes employees who day in and day out serve as excellent examples for their colleagues by providing high-quality patient care, consistently delivering outstanding performance, receiving an exceptional achievement, exemplifying our standard of production, and being a loyal employee. Show your appreciation and acknowledge an extraordinary employee by nominating him or her for the employee of the Quarter Award. Click here to complete a nomination form. Non-management Crozer Health employees from all hospitals, outpatient service sites, and Crozer Health Medical Group offices are eligible.

Crozer Health FREE Comprehensive Screening Events – April 4 & May 30

Sent on behalf of Debra Simon, Oncology Specialist, Community Education/Screening Navigator

Crozer Health will host free comprehensive screening events this spring at Springfield Hospital (190 W. Sproul Rd., Springfield) on Saturday, April 4, and Crozer Health at Broomall (30 Lawrence Rd., Broomall) on Saturday, May 30.

These special events allow members of the community to receive a range of health screenings all in one place and at one time. Both events will include the following screenings: Glucose/Cholesterol, Prostate PSA Levels, Blood Pressure, Bone Density, Breast Exams, Mammogram Scheduling, Stroke Risk, Podiatry, Osteoporosis, BMI, Sleep Disorder, Colorectal and Lung Screening Information. A free continental breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m., followed by screenings from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Pre-event registration is required. For additional information or to register, contact Kristen at 610-284-8187. Click here for a print-ready flyer.

FREE On-Site Employee Yoga and Fitness Classes – CCMC Classes Start on Tuesday, March 3, and Taylor Classes Start on April 1

Sent on behalf of Employee Benefit Services

Crozer Health – in partnership with Strive Well-Being – will again offer free on-site fitness classes for Crozer Health employees as part of our Healthy Prospects Wellness Program. Join today! Based on your feedback in our recent survey, yoga classes are returning to CCMC, and Taylor and fitness classes will also be offered at CCMC. Classes will continue throughout 2020, starting the week of March 2 at CCMC or on April 1 at Taylor. Please wear comfortable fitness attire and bring water and a mat or large beach towel for yoga. Classes are designed for ALL levels of fitness - beginners are welcome! Instructors can offer modifications for specific needs.

SPACE IS LIMITED!

  • Click here to view the complete schedule and details.
  • All interested individuals must register online and accept the online waiver. Click here and enter code PMH999 to register.
  • If you plan to attend more than one class, you must register for each site separately.
  • If you are no longer able to attend, please e-mail PMHOPS@Strive2BFit.com to dis-enroll in the class. This will open a spot for someone else to participate.

Questions? Contact Wellness Program Manager Erica Baxter at Erica.Baxter@prospectmedical.com or call 714-222-1595. You may also e-mail CKHSEmployeeBenefits@crozer.org or call the Benefit Answer Line at 610-447-6300, option 9.

Employee Badge Renewal - Next Opportunity: Tuesday, March 10

Sent on behalf of Human Resources

As part of Crozer Health 's employee identification policy, all employee badges must be renewed. This includes all CKHS, CHMG, physicians (both CKHS and private practice), volunteers, and contracted employees. This does not apply to those hired after September 2018. The next opportunity is scheduled for Tuesday, March 10, from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Cafeteria at Taylor Hospital. All applicable employees will need to bring their current badge and one additional form of photo I.D. (i.e., driver's license). If an employee lost their badge, they would be required to pay $20.00 at the cashier's window and present their receipt when they come to have their badge renewed. Please direct all questions or concerns to your immediate supervisor. Thank you.

Is Bariatric Surgery Right for You? Weight Loss Seminar: Tuesday, March 10

Sent on behalf of the Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Program Team

Crozer Health 's Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Program offers free educational seminars at our various locations. During these seminars, a qualified Bariatric professional will explain surgical options available through our program. Topics include: how our program works, the procedures we perform, and what processes are involved when considering weight loss surgery.

Most importantly, these seminars help to answer the question: Is bariatric surgery right for you? All prospective patients must attend a bariatric workshop as the first step in our comprehensive surgery program. Patients are invited to bring family members and loved ones for information and support. Our next workshop is scheduled for 5 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, at Springfield Hospital. Registration is required. Click here to register. Click here to learn more about our program.

Stroke Support Group Meeting: Wednesday, March 11

Crozer Health 's stroke support group provides information and a sense of community to stroke survivors, their caregivers, and family members. Each session includes time for open discussion as well as tips, tools, and facts about stroke recovery. The support group is held at Taylor Hospital on the second Wednesday of each month, from 3-4:30 p.m. in the 4th floor Rehab Café. The next meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 11. For more information or to register, call 1-800-254-3258 (1-800-254-3258).

Gentle Yoga Support Group: Wednesday, March 11

Sent on behalf of Patti Hollenback, nurse navigator

Join us for a low-impact moving and meditation class that increases flexibility, reduces stress, and promotes deep healing in the privacy of a small group. Classes involve stretches and seated movements that are adjusted for those with reduced mobility. No mat, unique clothing, or experience is necessary. For those familiar with yoga terminology, our classes include Yoga Nidra relaxation techniques, Hatha Yoga Asanas, and the natural flow of Vinyasa Yoga, intending to move towards ease of mind, body, and spirit each week. These sessions are a complimentary service provided through our cancer treatment program and offered to cancer survivors and their caregivers to help promote healing during or after treatment. Staff and physicians are also welcome to participate. Reservations are not required. The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 11, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room at our Broomall location. For additional information, contact Patti Hollenback, R.N. at 484-446-3644 or patricia.hollenback@crozer.org.

Perinatal Loss Support Group Meeting: Wednesday, March 11

Sent on behalf of Debi Rafferty, Perinatal Bereavement Coordinator

Crozer Health offers a support group for individuals/families who have experienced the loss of their baby –during pregnancy or in the NICU. Led by Debi Rafferty, our perinatal bereavement coordinator, the support group meets at DCMH on the second Wednesday of each month from 7-8:30 p.m. The next meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 11. If you have any questions or to RSVP, please call 610-394-4798 or e-mail Deboraha.Rafferty@crozer.org.

Crozer Health Celebrates National Nutrition Month

Sent on behalf of Vicki Castelli, M.S., RDN, LDN, System Clinical Nutrition Manager

In recognition of National Nutrition Month, celebrated annually in March, Danielle Lockard, registered dietitian, will be on-site at each hospital in the health system to answer your nutrition questions. This year's theme is "Eat Right.  Bite by Bite." Did you know that Crozer Health insurance covers visits with a registered dietitian? Stop by the table, meet Danielle, and learn about the essential resources provided by our Outpatient Nutrition and Diabetes Clinics. She will also have handouts and samples to share with you! Our chefs will be preparing a healthful meal for purchase in our cafeterias these days too! Danielle will be in the cafeteria from noon to 2 p.m. the following dates and locations: Thursday, March 12 – CCMC, Thursday, March 19 –Taylor, Tuesday, March 31– DCMH

Bereavement Support Group Meeting: Thursday, March 12

Sent on behalf of Tiffany Marron, hospice bereavement coordinator

Are you grieving the recent loss of your loved one? Learn how to cope with education and support. Crozer Health offers free eight-week sessions to all adults who have recently lost a loved one. Qualified and caring professionals facilitate groups. Below is our 2020 session schedule. These meetings are held on Thursdays from 9 to 10 a.m. in the café conference room in Taylor Hospital, next to the Vending Lounge. Our next meeting is on Thursday, March 12. If you have any questions, please contact Tiffany Marron, Hospice Bereavement Coordinator, at 610-595-6642 or Tiffany.Marron@crozer.org. For additional information about Crozer Health Hospice, please click here for a flyer with a full list of details.

10th Annual Teddy Bedrossian Ski-a-Thon: Saturday, March 14

Sent on behalf of Marketing and Corporate Communications

If you like to ski or snowboard and want to help a worthy cause, hit the slopes at Blue Mountain Ski Resort on Saturday, March 14, for the 10th Annual Teddy Bedrossian Ski-a-Thon. Proceeds from the event will help fund a new school building for children with special needs at the Elwyn Davidson School in Media. Delaware County Memorial Hospital is proud to be a sponsor of this special event, held in memory of Teddy Bedrossian, the late son of Ned Bedrossian, M.D., chief of Ophthalmology at DCMH. Click here to register. Not interested in skiing or snowboarding? You can also use the snow tubing park, take a first-time skiing/snowboarding lesson, or make a donation.

CK-Spirit Days! PLAY BALL This March

Sent on behalf of Marketing and Corporate Communications

Don't forget; our next spirit day is Thursday, March 26, 2020, in celebration of the Opening Day of Baseball. Employees, staff, and physicians are encouraged to wear their favorite baseball team apparel. TEXT YOUR PHOTOS TO 484-620-3252. Please note: These events are considered dress down days, but attire should still be workplace appropriate per the Employee Appearance policy (ADM 4-S). Clinical staff must wear attire compliant with our patient safety and infection control policies (ex: no fleece is permitted in clinical areas).

FREE Vein Screenings Offered at Brinton Lake – March 30 & April 30

Sent on behalf of the Vein Center at Brinton Lake

The Vein Center at Brinton Lake (300 Evergreen Dr. Ste. 210 in Glen Mills) will be offering two FREE vein screenings on Monday, March 30, and Thursday, April 30, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Attendees will receive a private consultation with a physician and vascular sonographer, learn if they suffer from vein disease, and what treatment options are available. Most treatment options are covered by insurance. Registration is required to allow adequate time with each patient. Please call or text 610-579-3516 to register today!

'Talk Out Loud' Cancer Support Group: Monday, April 6

Sent on behalf of Barbara Morley, Breast Nurse Navigator

The 'Talk Out Loud' support group is open to women facing any type of cancer diagnosis, along with their families and friends who love and support them. Our next meeting is Monday, April 6, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Terrace Conference Room located on the 2nd floor of the Crozer Regional Cancer Center in Crozer-Chester Medical Center. Need to talk but can't wait? Group members are available by e-mail and phone: Kay Talbot: kaytalbot74@gmail.com, Deb DiSantis: debdisantis@verizon.net, Barbara Morley: 610-447-2645. Click here for a print-ready flyer.

Lunch & Learn: Managing Care for Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorders

Sent on behalf of Debra Bonner, RNC, BSN, Nurse Navigator, PEARL Program

Join us on Wednesday, April 15, 2020, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in N.E. Conference Room #2 at Crozer-Chester Medical Center for a free lunch and learn sponsored by Optum, High-Risk O.B. Home Care, and presented by Baby's 1st Project Seeds to Sprouts Committee.

Alison Rodriguez, M.D., MPH, and Jaakko Lappalainen, M.D., Ph.D., will speak to the group on "Managing Care for Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorders." Those in attendance will learn about Delaware County resources and treatment options in pregnancy, feel more comfortable interacting with pregnant patients about opioid use and receive an update on the best practices for Medication Assisted Treatment, pregnancy, and the postpartum period. This event is intended for all Crozer Health providers – M.D., R.N., N.P., P.A., CNM, and Social Workers. For more information, please contact Debra Bonner at debra.bonner@crozer.org or 610-619-8461.

25th Annual Gift of Life Donor Dash – Sunday, April 19

Sent on behalf of the Crozer Health Transplant Team

In celebration of National Donate Life Month, the Donor Dash is an annual event honoring the lives of organ and tissue donors, celebrating the lives of organ and tissue recipients, and recognizing those who continue to wait for a lifesaving transplant. The 25th Annual Donor Dash will take place on Sunday, April 19, 2020, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

The event includes a 10k run at 7:10 a.m., a 5k run at 7:20 a.m., a Kids Fun Run at 7:45 a.m., and a 3k walk at 8:30 a.m. The popular annual event, which attracts more than 10,000 people from throughout the tri-state region, raises essential funds to educate the community about the need for more people to register as organ and tissue donors. Held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, it is our largest and most visible event of the year. All Crozer Health employees are invited to join TEAM CROZER-KEYSTONE. Click here for more information or to register today.

Cassatt's 23rd Annual Risk Management and Patient Safety Symposium

"I'm Fine…" The Mask of Healthcare Providers

Sent on behalf of Robert Yosua, Esq., Director of Risk Management

Cassatt's Healthcare Risk Management Program is designed to educate hospital staff and insured physicians about medical liability issues and methods to identify and manage risk exposures in the hospital and office practice settings.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 | Registration: 7:30 to 8 a.m. | Conference: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Conference Center at Penn State Great Valley (30 E. Swedesford Road, Malvern, PA 19355)

*Breakfast and lunch will be provided

Click here to register - Compatible with Google Chrome, not Internet Explorer. This program is approved for 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™ Questions? Contact education@cassattrrg.com or visit www.cassattgroup.com.

Crozer Health E-Newsletter – Subscribe Today!

Sent on behalf of Marketing and Corporate Communications

What do you mean you're not subscribed to Crozer Health 's "Health e-News" e-mail newsletter? It's chock full of information about our hospitals, services, doctors, and events. The existing 100,000 readers can't be wrong about how vital this newsletter is, so subscribe today. All you need to do is go here, give us your e-mail address, check-off "Health e-News" and wait by your inbox for the next great issue. Also, don't be shy about recommending topics for upcoming issues. E-mail your ideas to CKHSPublicRelations@crozer.org, including details and contact information.

New Process for All Crozer Health Web Updates

Sent on behalf of Marketing and Corporate Communications

Did you know Crozer Health migrated to a new web platform in April of 2019? While the look and feel have improved, we need your help to ensure all information is accurate and up to date moving forward.

To track and manage requests for changes to our site, we're asking everyone to please utilize our webmaster portal, found along the footer of crozerkeystone.org or via crozerkeystone.org/webmaster-contact. The link directs users to an online form they'll need to complete. It also offers the option to attach documents or reference a web address associated with the request. Please follow this process to submit any requests for changes to the Crozer Health website (internet, not intranet), Google business listing, etc.

Submissions are directed to a shared inbox monitored by our Marketing team to ensure your request is addressed as soon as possible. Our team will review the submission and contact you via e-mail for additional details or to confirm that the request has been processed. We appreciate your assistance and cooperation as we work to optimize our Crozer Health web experience.

Verizon Employee 2020 Discounts – Mix and Match on Fios

Sent on behalf of Employee Benefits

As part of Crozer Health 's corporate agreement with Verizon, current employees can take advantage of discounts for 2020. For the first time, Verizon lets you Mix and Match on Fios. Get what you need. Pay for what you want.

What stays the same?

  • Employees still get the same discount(s)! 
  • $5 off internet plus T.V. or home phone
  • $10 off internet, T.V. and home phone
  • $99 setup fee waived for new orders placed through the discount website

What changes?

  • No more bundle requirements! New customers will choose what they need and nothing they don't. They can even create a personalized T.V. channel lineup.
  • No more contracts! Customers will get a special offer for each service, such as a Gift Card and Disney Plus, without the requirement of a two-year commitment.

NEW CUSTOMER OFFER

  • Internet with no annual contract starts at $34.99/month (including your employee discount) with AutoPay plus taxes & equipment charges. 100/100 Mbps.
  • Get Disney+ on us for the first year, then $6.99/month after. Already have Disney+? We'll cover the cost for one year!

Want more? Get up to $200 in Visa® Prepaid Cards based on the T.V. and Internet plans you choose! Visit www.verizon.com/connections for additional details and to enroll.

Employees must register through the Verizon Connections website to receive these discounts. If you have any questions, please contact Kirsten Zanardi at kirsten.s.zanardi@verizon.com.

Join the Conversation! Connect with Crozer Health on Social Media

Sent on behalf of Marketing and Corporate Communications

At Crozer Health , we feel it's essential to stay connected with our employees, patients, and members of the public in any way possible. We encourage you to connect with Crozer Health on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn. Stay up-to-date on the latest news, innovations, education, patient stories, and community events happening throughout the health system.

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Vendor Sales

Sent on behalf of Volunteer Services

Taylor Hospital – Main Lobby

Wednesday, March 11 - CandyTime from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Springfield Hospital – Main Lobby

Thursday, March 12 - Irish Wear & Sports Wear from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Crozer – Cafeteria

Friday, March 13 - Irish Wear & Sports Wear from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Monday, March 23 - Candy Time from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Gift Shops at CCMC, Springfield, and DCMH accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover cards.

Taylor Hospital Gift Shop Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Taylor Hospital vending lounge, located on the 1st floor next to the gift shop, is open Monday through Thursday from 2 p.m. to 6 a.m. and Friday from 2 p.m. through Monday at 6 a.m.

Dietary Menu

Sent on behalf of Metz Culinary Management

NEW! METZ COFFEE CARD PROGRAM -- available systemwide! Buy nine coffees and get the 10th coffee for free! Click here to access a print-ready card.

CCMC

** NEW SUSHI OPTIONS NOW AVAILABLE AT CCMC. Click here to preview the menu.

DCMH

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