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Dr. Philip Bayliss (left) receives the Edward Hand Award from Lancaster City & County Medical Society President Dr. David Simons.

Philip M. Bayliss, M.D., received The Edward Hand Award at the Lancaster City & County Medical Society’s annual dinner meeting, held June 13, at Lancaster Country Club.
The award, named in honor of the noted local physician, politician and veteran of the American Revolution, honors outstanding work in the health-care field.
Dr. Bayliss, who practices at LG Health Physicians Maternal-Fetal Medicine and teaches with the Lancaster General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, was nominated for his “unwavering commitment” to the local medical community.
“He has pioneered the care for high-risk obstetrical patients throughout the county … and continues to provide seamless, consistent, heartfelt care to the patients he serves,” according to the nomination.
Dr. Bayliss, whose son was diagnosed with and successfully treated for cancer in 2010, co-founded Bike Towards a Cure, an annual bike ride that raises money to benefit cancer patients and their families.


Jenna L. Fox, M.D.

Kristina M. Zimmerman, M.D.

LGH residents elected to local medical society board

The Lancaster City & County Medical Society has named resident representatives to its board of directors. They include Jenna L. Fox, M.D., and Kristina M. Zimmerman, M.D., both third-year residents in the Lancaster General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program.
Dr. Fox is a graduate of Temple University and Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Zimmerman is a graduate of Arizona State University and The Commonwealth Medical College.

Drs. Beelen, Hager and Martin interviewed by media


Matthew J. Beelen, M.D.

Christopher L. Hager, M.D.

Jeffrey R. Martin, M.D.

Matthew J. Beelen, M.D., LG Health Physicians Geriatrics, was interviewed by LNP for a profile story on a local woman living with dementia. Dr. Beelen offered advice for supporting a loved one who has been diagnosed.

Christopher L. Hager, M.D., talked to Central Penn Business Journal for a feature story on the Rock Medical primary-care practice located on-site at Rock Lititz.

Jeffrey R. Martin, M.D., LG Health Physicians Care Connections, was interviewed by Kaiser Health News for an Insuring Your Health column on how health-care providers are increasingly incorporating lawyers into the team of professionals who are on hand to help.

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