Keira McGuire, Multimedia Producer

Keira McGuire
Keira McGuire is a health reporter and multimedia producer for WITF and PA Post. She hosts and produces Transforming Health television programs as well as other shows and documentaries for WITF’s Original Productions. McGuire produced the Emmy Award winning series HealthSmart for the last ten years. Keira previously worked at WBFF in Baltimore and WMDT in Salisbury as a reporter and anchor. She’s a graduate of Towson University.

Latest by Keira McGuire


A day in the life of doctor during the coronavirus pandemic

“Right now, in the middle of June in northern Lancaster County, we are appreciating a huge spike.”

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of someone in recovery during COVID-19

On March 11, Saige Keyes quit drinking for the second time in her life — but this time she would have to navigate recovery during a pandemic.

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of a small business owner during the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely changed the way Tina Stroh offers classes at her yoga studio, Just Plain Yoga.

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of a nurse working in a COVID-19 unit

Martha Jansen, a registered nurse at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, has been a nurse for 20 years but says she had never seen anything like COVID-19.

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of a teacher during the coronavirus pandemic

“In the long run, the schoolwork will sort itself out. The kids are going to remember how you make them feel.”

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of someone caring for a person with disabilities during COVID-19

“We've yet to even begin to imagine the kind of mental health toll that all of this will take on everyone. And particularly people with various disabilities.”
By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of a high school senior during the coronavirus pandemic 

“I think throughout my life, I’ve always had adults that could tell me what was going to happen. And just nobody really knows,” said Olivia Riek, high school senior in York County School District.

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of someone in long-term recovery during the coronavirus pandemic

“It’s kind of the silver lining of this whole entire pandemic,” Dan Albert says, “knowing that even though we’re apart, we’re never alone.”

By Keira McGuire

A day in the life of a nurse practitioner battling COVID-19 

Susie Carl is a hospice nurse practitioner. In her line of work, she is used to days that end in tears. But because of COVID-19, she is facing a new normal.

By Keira McGuire

Tips for improving your mental health during a pandemic 

Lilly Knopic says it would be helpful to schedule at least one positive event every day, such as a walk outside or a relaxing shower.

By Keira McGuire
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