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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.

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.

Tower Health Medical Group and Access Services Partner to Bring Street Medicine to Pottstown

Dr. Erin Tuffy, Emergency Medicine PhysicianFar from the comfort and familiarity of exam rooms, Tower Health Medical Group Physicians and Access Services’ Street Outreach team venture out into the community to provide Street Medicine. Street Medicine works to provide primary and urgent care to the…

Pottstown Hospital - Tower Health Earns Vascular Testing Accreditation

Pottstown Hospital - Tower Health has earned accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) for extracranial cerebrovascular testing. The IAC accredits imaging facilities and hospitals that provide vascular testing. “This latest accreditation is additional proof that Pottstown…

Pottstown Hospital - Tower Health Recognized for Emergency Care

The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) has recognized Pottstown Hospital - Tower Health in its Emergency Quality Network (E-QUAL) 2020 Honor Roll for leading the way in caring for emergency services patients in acute stroke diagnosis and treatment. Pottstown Hospital was the only hospital in Pennsylvania to receive the designation.

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.

Pottstown 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…

Pottstown Hospital Earns National Recognition for Surgical Safety

POTTSTOWN, PA – January 2021 - Pottstown Hospital – Tower Health has earned the Gold Level Go Clear Award™ from the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) for its achievement in eliminating hazardous smoke generated during surgical procedures. It is one of only a few hospitals in the…

Pottstown Hospital Awarded Stryker Healthy Hospital Gold Award

POTTSTOWN, PA – December 2020 – Pottstown Hospital was awarded the Gold Healthy Hospital Award from Stryker Sustainability Solutions. Stryker Sustainability Solutions is the leading provider of reprocessing and remanufacturing services for single-use medical devices. Reprocessing of single-use medical…

Pottstown Hospital Employees Donate 276 Pounds of Items to Preston’s Pantry Project

Pottstown Hospital Employees Donate 276 Pounds of Items to Preston’s Pantry Project (POTTSTOWN, PA - October 9, 2020) – Throughout the month of September, Pottstown Hospital – Tower Health’s Center for Orthopedics & Spine and 5th Floor Unit Practice Councils (UPCs) held a collection for the…