Building the hospital of tomorrow.
Penn Highlands State College
Penn Highlands Healthcare is building the hospital of tomorrow in State College! Designed with the patient at the center of care, this new $70-million hospital will feature some of healthcare’s newest technologies like biometric patient ID, online scheduling and advanced patient care planning. Opening in Summer 2024, the hospital will offer emergency and trauma care, women’s health and pediatric services, cancer care and much more.
OUR CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS OF PENN HIGHLANDS STATE COLLEGE:
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Are you a Registered Nurse or Surgical Tech looking for a change? Join Penn Highlands Healthcare and earn a $30,000 sign-on bonus. If you live in State College and are interested in working in the new hospital, you can join us now and work nearby until the hospital opens!
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The work on Penn Highlands State College hospital began in 2019. Scroll down our timeline to see important moments in our history and learn about upcoming community events.
Hospital of Tomorrow
Opening Summer 2024
Our patient-centric design and atmosphere and outstanding amenities will ensure patients receive the most convenient, comfortable, innovative care close to home. Penn Highlands State College will feature:
Biometric patient ID: Check in with the palm of your hand!
Advanced patient care planning with Cerner Care Connect
Emergency Care with 10 private treatment rooms and a trauma room
3 high-tech operating suites and an Endoscopy Procedure Room
Medical Imaging Department
Pulmonary Function Lab
18 modern, private inpatient rooms equipped with Cerner Room of the Future technology
Penn Highlands Healthcare is proud to serve patients in 26 counties throughout central Pennsylvania. Our physicians, nurses and other caregivers are members of the communities we serve, so you can rest assured that when you need care, you will be treated like a member of the family! We are grateful to be joining the vibrant State College community and wanted to take a moment to show off our neighbors.
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