Holy Spirit becomes Geisinger Affiliate

Holy Spirit Health System, which includes Holy Spirit hospital, located in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, has agreed to become an affiliate of the Geisinger Health System.   Agreed to back in September, the two health systems made it formal with an announcement on Monday.  It is yet another signal of a continued approach of consolidation of the health care industry.

 “As the health care delivery system in the United States moves toward a value-based model, we look forward to working together to implement evidence-based medicine programs, enhance capabilities, facilities and clinical services, and improve population health in the Harrisburg community,” Geisinger Health System President and Chief Executive Officer Glenn Steele Jr., said in a written statement.