General surgery at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is recognized not only for specialized patient care but also for pioneering research, nationally recognized physicians, and advanced technology.
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Institutional and national quality programs
As part of our commitment to patient care, we have an extensive quality program that documents outcomes in all clinical divisions.
In addition to these institutional quality measures, we participate in the national Surgical Care Improvement Program (SCIP) and the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) of the American College of Surgeons.
Leaders in academic surgery
Our mission is to provide the highest quality in clinical care, education, and research, incorporating the latest in evidence-based knowledge and techniques.
We continue to build on a proud tradition of excellence in patient-focused care and research.