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Tower Health to Offer Walk-In COVID-19 Vaccinations at Muhlenberg Clinic

Tower Health announced today that it will offer walk-in vaccinations for the COVID-19 vaccine beginning May 13. All individuals attending the walk-in clinic will receive the Pfizer vaccine, which is currently approved for anyone age 16 and over.

Tower Health Urgent Care to Open New Location in Hamburg

Tower Health announced today that it opened a new urgent care location in Hamburg on Monday, May 3. Tower Health Urgent Care - Hamburg is located at 101 Grand Street. All Tower Health Urgent Care (THUC) facilities are open 365 days a year from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. to provide walk-in care for a variety of…

Summer 2021 Tips to Protect Your Skin

As the weather starts to get warmer, we’ll all spend more time in the sun. We've collected several tips to protect your skin from sun damage.

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 Names New EVP, Physician Enterprise Leader and Interim Chief Medical Officer

Tower Health announced that Suzanne Wenderoth, MD, FACP, has been named Executive Vice President, CEO Physician Enterprise and Interim Chief Medical Officer for the seven-hospital system. In addition to leading quality and safety initiatives for the system, Dr. Wenderoth will have primary responsibility for the comprehensive alignment of all physicians and providers who practice at Tower Health – both employed and independent community-based clinicians – including the Tower Health Medical Group, Tower Health Providers, facility Chief Medical Officers, and others.

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.

St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children Launches Electronic Health Record

Tower Health announced today that as of Saturday, February 27, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children successfully launched Epic, the electronic health record (EHR). “Now, all Tower Health hospitals and physician practices are utilizing the same EHR, which is a huge step forward in our journey to…

P. Sue Perrotty Named Interim President and CEO of Tower Health

P. Sue Perrotty, retired bank executive and community leader, has been named interim president and CEO of Tower Health. Perrotty, a member of the Tower Health board of directors since July 2019, replaces Clint Matthews, who has announced his retirement after 10 years of service to the organization.

Student Nurses Respond to Need for Clinicians at COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences Nursing Student Sarah Rodriguez working at the COVID-19 Vaccination ClinicBeginning December 28, 2020, 10 Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences (RHSHS) nurses began assisting in the hospital’s COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic in various positions. To date, the…