The physicians and staff of UCPA are committed to providing our patients with safe and effective urologic care. During this time of national emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic we continue to be thoughtful in our clinical decisions when meeting the clinical care needs of our patients.
We are understanding of the unique needs of each individual patient and count on our patients to be active participants in their care. More
In light of the COVID-19 situation, UCPA has successfully transitioned our patient appointments to video appointments. Telemedicine/Telehealth has been around for a while but has become widely used in the last couple of weeks and covered by all insurances. More
Out of precautions due to COVID-19, the Pinnacle Health Auxiliary Gala Planning Committee has rescheduled their Spring Gala – An Evening at the Bazaar – to November 21, 2020, at the West Shore Country Club. The event is a marketplace for generosity, evoking elegant and vibrant colors, mystery and fun.
Urology of Central PA is proud to sponsor this event and we invite you to mark your calendar for November 21 and plan to attend. Visit www.BidPal.net/Auxiliary2020Gala for further updates. More
For prostate cancer patients and survivors seeking support, we encourage you to look into these resources.
As more and more communities are being recommended to enter social isolation in order to protect the spread of the virus, the impacts may feel alienating and scary. If patients find themselves wishing for the human connection and support of another patient, survivor, or caregiver, ZEROConnect is there for them. An online support group that is nearly 2,500 strong, ZEROConnect invites members to share stories, photos, and ask questions of one another.
For patients who are struggling financially, need transportation, or require help navigating the health systems, call (844) 244-1309 for free, comprehensive patient support via ZERO360.
For patients wanting one-on-one support with another patient or survivor, ZERO’s MENtor program can match you with someone who has been in your shoes. ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer’s MENtors are standing by ready to answer your questions and provide you with their insights and lessons learned.
Whether you’re newly diagnosed and just learning about prostate cancer, or if you’re a long-term survivor and want to know what’s new in prostate cancer treatment and management, this session is for you.
All prostate cancer survivors and their family members are welcome!
Topic: Patient Assistance for Patients with Prostate Cancer
WHEN? Thursday, February 20th, 2020 Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
WHERE? Urology of Central PA
100 Corporate Center Drive Suite 100
Camp Hill PA 17011
WANT TO ATTEND? Please Register 717-724-0380
(Meetings are scheduled the 3rd Thursday of even months…February, April, June, etc…) More
Join the Pennsylvania Prostate Cancer Coalition for the 6th Annual Blue Jean Gala on Saturday April 4, 2020, from 6 – 10 p.m., at the Desmond Hotel.
More information here: https://pa-prostate-cancer-coalition.square.site/ More
Everyone at Urology of Central PA is proud to work with our own local hero – Alex Froseth.
Alex witnessed an accident in the Capitol Complex and pulled a person from the car while it was on fire. She was recognized by the Capitol Police for her heroic actions at the end of January.Alex has worked with UCPA since 2007. Thanks for making a difference, Alex, at UCPA and in our community.
Do you know the difference between a little leak or a bigger bladder problem? Dr. Elliott discussed great info with Flora Posteraro and Carrie Perry from Chick2Chick.
Leaking urine does NOT need to be a forever problem. Learn how to get your flow under control at an educational seminar about Overactive Bladder on March 16, in Harrisburg. Learn more at: https://bit.ly/2uAasrv More
The celebration honored the staff of Urology of Central Pennsylvania for their impressive impact in the fight against prostate cancer
Washington, D.C. — On February 23, 2020, ZERO rolled out the “blue” carpet for the second annual Bold for Blue Award Ceremony — a celebration of the passionate and dedicated men, women, and families who have made a bold impact in the fight against prostate cancer. The ceremony was held on the first night of the ZERO Summit, an annual gathering of prostate cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers from all across the country. More
Prostate cancer deaths are projected to rise again in 2020, but when caught early, the rate of treatment and cure is high. UCPA spoke with abc27’s Pricilla Liguori about the importance of prostate cancer screenings, when men should be screened, and our free screening programs. Watch more here: