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12/15/2016

Physician General Joins School Nurse to Fill Naloxone Prescription at CVS Pharmacy using Standing Order
 
Enola, PA - Pennsylvania Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today joined a high school nurse at a CVS Pharmacy to demonstrate how to fill prescriptions for naloxone, a life-saving opioid overdose reversal drug which is readily available to anyone in the commonwealth due to the standing order signed by Dr. Levine.
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12/14/2016

Wolf Administration Offers Tips on Home Holiday Safety
 
The holiday season is a festive time, which often means homes are decorated and family and friends visit. The Wolf Administration is offering some tips on how to keep this season happy by avoiding potentially dangerous and costly situations.
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12/9/2016

Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf Volunteer in their Community
 
Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf served breakfast at Our Daily Bread Soup kitchen in York. Giving back to the community has long been a priority of Governor Wolf and the First Lady. Since taking office, Governor Wolf has donated his entire salary to The State Employee Combined Appeal (SECA), an organization through which state employees make charitable donations, directing his donation to the United Way of York County.
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12/8/2016

Secretary Wiessmann Highlights Progress on Consumer Protection and Business Outreach
 
Harrisburg, PA - Today, Pennsylvania Secretary of Banking and Securities Robin L. Wiessmann made four announcements regarding Governor Wolf's Consumer Financial Protection Initiative and Department of Banking and Securities business outreach.
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12/8/2016

CHIP Celebrates One Year at the Department of Human Services DHS increases access to high-quality services and improves customer service.
 
Harrisburg, PA - Today, Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Ted Dallas was joined by Senator Judy Schwank (D-Berks), advocates, and stakeholders to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Children's Health Insurance Program, or CHIP, moving into DHS.
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12/7/2016

Wolf Administration Teams Up to Support Families in Need this Holiday Season
 
Harrisburg - Today, Governor Wolf and Lieutenant Governor Stack joined cabinet members for the 27 th annual Holiday Wish Program gift drive in Harrisburg, which provides donated gifts to about 200 families and 100 seniors, a total of over 900 Pennsylvanians.
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12/6/2016

Auditor General DePasquale Says Gas Drilling Impact Fee Law Must Be Amended to Clarify Spending Guidelines, Improve Oversight
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said today a recent audit of the Public Utility Commission's (PUC) oversight of a fund to help alleviate the negative local effects of natural gas drilling demonstrates the need to correct the authorizing law's vague spending guidelines, poor reporting requirements, and lack of state oversight.
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12/5/2016

Physician General and Secretary of Drug and Alcohol Programs Fill Naloxone Prescriptions at York Pharmacy
 
December, 5, 2016
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11/22/2016

Attorney General Beemer: Review of emails shows no evidence of conspiracy in criminal justice system
 
HARRISBURG - Attorney General Bruce R. Beemer today announced that a review of more than six million emails and documents captured on Office of Attorney General servers showed no evidence of inappropriate communications that could impact the administration of justice in Pennsylvania.
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11/22/2016

Secretary Gary Tennis: Surgeon General's Report on Addiction Helps Galvanize Action in Opioid Epidemic
 
A new report on addiction released by the Surgeon General of the United States, Dr. Vivek Murthy, will raise awareness and help galvanize action toward getting treatment for people with substance use disorder (SUD), said Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs Secretary Gary Tennis.
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11/18/2016

Physician General Recognizes Student Winners of Annual Get Smart Art Competition
 
Pittsburgh, PA - Pennsylvania's Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine today announced the winners of the fourth-annual statewide Get Smart Art Competition in observance of Get Smart About Antibiotics Week.
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11/17/2016

Auditor General DePasquale Prepared to Advance Efforts to Help Address State's Fiscal Woes; Outlines Second Term Agenda
 
Discusses six areas of focus for performance audits in second term
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11/16/2016

Incident Responders to PA Drivers: 'Steer Clear of Accident Scenes' First responders urge drivers to move over or slow down so they can do their jobs.
 
HARRISBURG, PA. (Nov. 16, 2016) - The men and women whose job it is to respond to roadway incidents throughout Pennsylvania are meeting in Harrisburg today to discuss ways to work together to improve how they prepare for and respond to roadway emergencies. Their appeal to motorists across the Commonwealth: Show your appreciation by moving over or slowing down for stopped emergency and maintenance personnel and equipment.
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11/16/2016

Department of Health Holding Whooping Cough Vaccination Clinic Today for Chambersburg/Shippensburg Residents
 
DOH vaccinates nearly 600 against the disease over the past week
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11/10/2016

Governor Wolf Launches Network of Care Site for Veterans, Active Military and their Families
 
Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf today joined Adjutant General Anthony Carrelli and Secretary of Human Services Secretary Ted Dallas to announce the launch of the Network of Care site for veterans, military members and their families, which seeks to centralize services and benefits available to them.
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