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A Triple Amputee, Physical Therapy, and a Success Story

October 26, 2023 - Denise Wilson, a triple amputee, had one goal when she came to Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing, Acute Rehab Unit (ARU) in January – to learn how to walk with her prosthetic legs.

Combating Food Insecurity in North Philly

October 26, 2023 - St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children is partnering with Mama-Tee Community Fridge to become the only community refrigerator in the country located on a children’s hospital campus.

McGlinn Cancer Institute Collects Accolades for High Levels of Patient Care

October 23, 2023 - With leading-edge treatment focusing on a multidisciplinary approach to care for the “whole patient,” McGlinn Cancer Institute at Reading Hospital has established itself as a premiere healthcare resource for cancer patients in the Berks County region.

FREE ‘Trunk or Treat’ Event Hosted by Tower Behavioral Health

October 19, 2023 - Tower Behavioral Health will host a free, safe, and engaging Halloween environment for the community. Arts and crafts, music, a petting zoo, face painting, a photo booth, and complimentary snacks will be included.

CORE Volunteer Program is a Win-Win for Employees and the Community

October 17, 2023 - Reading Hospital employees will now be able to volunteer during their workday thanks to the return of the popular Community Outreach and Engagement (CORE) program.

Nursing Team Trains for Annual Road Run Event Together

October 11, 2023 - Amanda Miller, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, was determined to engage with her team members when she began her new role as Senior Director, Critical Care Division at Reading Hospital a few years ago.

Pediatric Obesity Conference Hosted by St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children

October 2, 2023 - More than 14 million children across the U.S. are now diagnosable as obese – about 20% of all children in America. Ten percent of those are diagnosed as severely obese — that's 1.4 million children. The situation has become a public health crisis, and the effects of untreated obesity in children can have life-long, devastating health impacts.

15th Annual Oncology Patient Talent Show Presented by St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children

September 29, 2023 - On September 28, 2023, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children hosted its 15th Annual Oncology Talent Show, featuring pediatric cancer patients performing for their families and hospital staff. The show’s timing coincides with Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, observed each year in September.

Advanced Practice Providers Week Celebrated with Special Awards at Tower Health

September 29, 2023 -  Seven Tower Health employees received special awards as part of the system’s recognition of Advance Practice Providers Week. Those awarded have made a positive and lasting impact on their colleagues, patients, and the community.

National Preparedness Month Recognized at Reading Hospital

September 29, 2023 – Reading Hospital recognizes National Preparedness Month, which raises awareness about the importance of being prepared in the event of an emergency or disaster.