Why is the Hahnemann University Transplant Program moving to Tower Health?

With the closure of Hahnemann University Hospital, we had to find a new location for the program.

Why choose Tower Health for a transplant?

We have the best combination of facilities, technologies, and people to support our transplant program. Tower Health is a six-hospital system that serves communities from Philadelphia to Chester County to Berks County. Tower Health – Reading Hospital is the largest hospital between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh and is recognized nationally for its quality and safety. The Reading Hospital Healthplex in West Reading, where we will perform transplants, is one of the most technologically advanced surgery facilities in the state.

What about the physicians and staff who have been caring for me?

All the physicians and support staff of the Hahnemann program are moving to Tower Health and will continue to care for you as before.

Will my insurance still cover my care?

Tower Health is actively working with all major insurance plans that were contracted with Hahnemann to ensure coverage for services provided by Tower Health.

Where is Reading Hospital located?

Reading Hospital is in West Reading, Berks County.

Do I have to go to Reading Hospital for all my care?

Tower Health Transplant Institute offers multiple locations to care for patients. Transplants and inpatient services will be performed at Reading Hospital. Inpatient services will also be available at Tower Health – Chestnut Hill Hospital, and outpatient services will be provided at Reading Hospital and in our offices in Center City Philadelphia at 219 N. Broad Street.