Emergency Medicine – Care Teams and Locations

Find experts in Emergency Medicine at Penn State Health who are dedicated to patient care and the education of emergency medicine specialists of tomorrow.

Contact us

If this is an emergency, please call 911 or your local emergency services provider.

To transfer a patient, including critical care transport service, please call the 24-hour MD Network


A fast-response care team

Our staff works together as a team to provide patient and family-centered emergency care in some of the most vulnerable times of a person's life.

Our physicians, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, and clinical and administrative support staff dedicate themselves to high-quality emergency medical service. We also work together to provide excellence in emergency department-based clinical care, outstanding education and innovative research.

Milton S. Hershey Medical Center physicians

Community-based physicians

Advanced practice clinicians

Community-based advanced practice clinicians

Nursing staff

  • Jan Phillips, DNP, RN, CENP  
  • Elizabeth Burdick, RN, BSN, CCRN, CNML
  • Nancy Savel, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN
  • Esther Polson, BSN, RN, CEN
  • Susan Tyson BSN, RN, CCRN, CEN
  • Lori Christner, Administrative Secretary

Administrative staff

  • Susan Promes – Chair of Emergency Medicine
  • Kain Robbins – Operations Director
  • Elizabeth Werley – Residency Program Director
  • Shannon Clayton – Residency Coordinator
  • Marie McAloose – Administrative Secretary/Medical Student Coordinator
  • Nancy Campbell – Coordinator of Clinical Research
  • Brittany Roughsedge – Clinical Research Associate I
  • Alison Muller – Clinical Research Associate II
  • Kathy Wellman – Administrative Associate
  • Amanda Messick – Administrative Secretary
  • Cathy Daughterty – Administrative Secretary
  • Donna Fawber-Via – EMS Fellowship Coordinator
  • AnnaMarie Mellett – Administrative Associate
  • Samantha Liddick – Project Specialist
  • Aaron Knauff – Financial Analyst

Location and contact information

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Department of Emergency Medicine
500 University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
Phone: 717-531-8521 or 800-243-1455