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Tower Health Providers Discuss "Reentry"

The pandemic is not over, but the desire to return to normal is strong, especially as warmer weather returns. However, many individuals may be anxious to safely “reenter” into more normal activities, while also feeling uncertain about safety and how to address the many changes forced upon themselves, their families, and their communities over the last year.

Tower Health to Continue Requiring Masks at all Facilities

According to both the CDC and the Pennsylvania Department of Health, all persons must continue to wear masks in all hospitals, outpatient facilities, urgent care centers, and physician offices. In compliance with this guidance, Tower Health will continue its current policies requiring all employees, medical staff, patients, and visitors to wear masks in inside all Tower Health facilities, including all clinical and non-clinical areas such as hallways, dining areas, and common spaces.

Nip Seasonal Allergies in the Bud

Warmer weather means flower buds and blooming trees – and if you are one of the millions of people who have seasonal allergies, it also means sneezing, congestion, a runny nose, and other bothersome symptoms.

Tower Health Opens COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment Schedule Individuals 16 and Older

In accordance with Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) guidelines, Tower Health has opened scheduling of vaccination appointments to all individuals 16 years of age and older.

Residency Program at Chestnut Hill Hospital Receives $10,000 Giant Foods Grant

The Tower Health Drexel University Family Medicine Residency Program at Chestnut Hill Hospital recently received a $10,000 Giant Foods Grant in support of the program’s food pantry initiative. The residency program started the food pantry at their center city location to provide healthy, non-perishable food options for patients and families in the local community.

Tower Health Participating in Gift of Life Donor Program to Promote Life-Saving Organ Donation

Each day, 17 people in the United States die while waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Tower Health is pleased to join the Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) and Gift of Life Donor Program and organ procurement organizations throughout the country to inspire hope, advocacy, and passion as part of a statewide campaign to promote organ and tissue donation. Gift of Life encourages individuals to register to become an organ, tissue, and cornea donor.

Chestnut Hill Hospital Celebrates Certified Nurses Day

Chestnut Hill Hospital celebrates Certified Nurses Day on March 19 by honoring all the board-certified registered nurses on staff. See the nurses being recognized for their professionalism, leadership, and commitment to excellence in patient care.

    Tower Health COVID-19 Year in Review

    Tower Health is marking the one-year anniversary of COVID-19 impacting our community. “The past year has been a challenge for our team and for everyone in healthcare,” said P. Sue Perrotty, Interim President and CEO at Tower Health. “When the pandemic began, our people bravely went to work each day, and continue to do so a year later, focused on the needs of our patients and communities.

    Take Steps to Ease Joint Pain

    When joint pain develops, it can limit the function of the joint and a person’s ability to participate in normal activities of daily living. This pain can limit simple activities such as walking, standing, sitting, and using stairs, which can be due to inflammation arising from any part of a joint – including cartilage, bone, ligaments, tendons, or muscles.

    Rehabilitation for Art-Related Aches, Pains, or Injuries

    Symptoms may initially affect a few activities, then build to impact your daily routine. This can impact your physical, as well as emotional, well-being. From a clinical point of view, it is an easier and faster recovery when treatments begin early.