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Tower Health Board Charts Path Forward, Including Plan to Develop Strategic Alliance with Penn Medicine

July 30, 2021 - After several months of careful exploration and due diligence, Tower Health’s Board of Directors has decided that the system can best chart its path forward by developing a strategic alliance with Penn Medicine.

Phoenixville Hospital Names 2021 Winners of Nursing Excellence Awards

Phoenixville Hospital announced the annual Nursing Excellence Award winners during the recent annual Nursing Week.

Tower Health Providers Discuss "Reentry"

May 18, 2021 - 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

May 1, 2021 - 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.

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

April 15, 2021 - 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.

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

April 1, 2021 - 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.

Tower Health COVID-19 Year in Review

March 18, 2021 - 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.

Phoenixville Hospital Supports Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Colorectal cancer is the second-deadliest cancer in both men and women combined. But it is a highly preventable and treatable disease. March is National Colorectal Awareness Month, a time when patients, survivors, caregivers, and advocates across the country share their stories and increase awareness…

Rehabilitation at Phoenixville Hospital Recognized as One of the Top 10 Percent of Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities in the United States

For the fourth year in row, Rehabilitation at Phoenixville Hospital is pleased to announce that it ranked in the top 10 percent of 868 inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs) that qualified to be ranked in the IRF database of Uniform Data System for Medical Rehabilitation (UDSMR) for cases discharged between January 2019 and September 2019.

Phoenixville Hospital Earns Blue Distinction Center Designation for Quality in Knee and Hip Replacement Surgeries

Independence Blue Cross has selected Phoenixville Hospital as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program.