Main Line Monthly – December
In the heart of the charming Bryn Mawr area, a cluster of world-class medical facilities stands as beacons of hope, healing, and cutting-edge innovation. While these institutions cater to the health needs of the community, they also play an essential role in shaping the character and vitality of our region. Join us on a fascinating journey through the Main Line’s medical landscape, uncovering the rich history, pioneering advancements, and compassionate care that define these hospitals.
Bryn Mawr Hospital
130 South Bryn Mawr Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
Established for over a century, Bryn Mawr Hospital is a stalwart institution known for its cutting-edge facilities. This nationally recognized teaching hospital offers a wide range of specialized services, from orthopaedics and neurovascular care to maternity and heart services. Their dedicated physicians are annually celebrated in local and national publications as the Delaware Valley’s “Top Doctors.”
- Cutting-Edge Technology: Bryn Mawr Hospital employs innovative technologies like the da Vinci Surgical system and RIO Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System, ensuring advanced and precise care.
- Partnership with CHOP: Collaborating with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, the hospital provides round-the-clock care for its neonatal intensive care unit, pediatric unit, and emergency department.
- Award-Winning Care: Recognized by U.S. News & World Report and prestigious organizations like the American Nurses Credentialing Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital is a recipient of multiple honors and awards for its exceptional patient care.
Lankenau Medical Center
100 E Lancaster Ave, Wynnewood, PA 19096
Lankenau Medical Center, located in Wynnewood PA, stands as a beacon of healthcare innovation for 155 years. This 331-bed medical center hosts world-class physicians, cutting-edge diagnostic tools, and comprehensive treatment options. Noteworthy for its commitment to pioneering research, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, affiliated with the hospital, leads groundbreaking studies to enhance disease detection, diagnosis, and treatment. Lankenau’s residency and fellowship programs, supervised through the Annenberg Center for Medical Education, shape the future of healthcare by educating the next generation of physicians.
- National Recognition:** Acknowledged as one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics, Lankenau excels in patient outcomes, safety, and satisfaction. It’s one of only five hospitals in Pennsylvania to receive this esteemed award.
- Specialized Care: Lankenau is highly regarded in specialties such as Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology & Lung Surgery, and Urology. The hospital’s expertise extends to various procedures and conditions, from Aortic Valve Surgery to Diabetes care.
- Community Impact: Beyond clinical excellence, Lankenau actively contributes to its community through multifaceted education and outreach programs. From virtual and in-person programs for students to adult seminars and screenings, Lankenau plays a vital role in community health and education.
Kindred Hospital – Havertown
2000 Old West Chester Pike, Havertown, PA 19083
Kindred Hospital Philadelphia – Havertown and Acute Rehabilitation Unit (ARU) stands as a vital healthcare hub, offering 66 beds of extended care designed for patients requiring specialized, prolonged treatment. With a core focus on treating pulmonary compromised patients, Kindred Hospitals have evolved over 30 years, providing tailored care for diverse conditions to facilitate patients’ swift return to recovery.
- Advanced Clinical Care: Featuring 57 long-term acute care (LTAC) beds and a dedicated nine-bed ARU, Kindred Hospital offers round-the-clock clinical care, seven days a week. Patients benefit from comprehensive interdisciplinary teams, including sub-specialists in pulmonology, infectious disease, nephrology, and neurology, ensuring individualized treatment plans.
- Specialized Rehabilitation: Kindred Hospital’s patients receive unparalleled care from expert respiratory therapists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists. These professionals undergo rigorous training to offer innovative interventions and specialized assessments, aiding patients on their recovery journey.
- Diverse Conditions Treated: From pulmonary disorders like COPD and respiratory failure to neurological disorders, infectious diseases, and orthopedic injuries, Kindred Hospital addresses a wide array of medical complexities. Their expertise extends to conditions such as diabetes, heart ailments, and post-intensive care syndrome, providing holistic care under 24/7 physician oversight.
Roxborough Memorial Hospital
5800 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19128
Roxborough Memorial Hospital – a steadfast institution deeply rooted in the heart of Philadelphia. Committed to serving the medical needs of Roxborough, Manayunk, East Falls, and the northwest section of the city for over a century, their 131-bed community hospital has been a beacon of healthcare since 1890.
- Legacy of Excellence: With a rich history dating back to 1890, Roxborough Memorial Hospital has been a cornerstone of medical care and education. The School of Nursing, nurturing future healthcare professionals since 1898, stands testament to their commitment to shaping the next generation of nurses.
- Joint Commission Accreditation: Roxborough Memorial Hospital proudly holds accreditation from the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the nation’s oldest and largest hospital accreditation agency.
- Prime Healthcare Partnership: As a valued member of Prime Healthcare, Roxborough Memorial Hospital is part of a distinguished network that includes Lower Bucks Hospital and Suburban Community Hospital.
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM)
4170 City Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131
For over a century, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) has been a nurturing ground for highly skilled physicians, health practitioners, and behavioral scientists. PCOM’s approach revolves around treating the whole person, not just symptoms.
- Comprehensive Education: PCOM offers a range of degree and certificate programs at its campuses in Pennsylvania and Georgia. Students here learn a holistic approach to problem-solving, emphasizing professionalism and teamwork. This equips them to excel in integrated healthcare settings alongside diverse health professionals.
- Innovative Learning Environment: PCOM’s campuses boast modern facilities and cutting-edge technologies, creating an innovative learning environment. Designed for collaboration and interaction, these spaces enhance the student experience, encouraging teamwork and knowledge exchange.
- Championing Diversity and Inclusion: PCOM stands committed to fostering diversity and inclusion. These efforts have not only enriched the educational experience but have also earned the College recognition and accolades.
Rosemont Plaza – Call The Main Line Your Home
1062 Lancaster Ave, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
While these esteemed institutions stand as pillars of health and healing, they are also a testament to Bryn Mawr’s spirit of progress and community. Located just a short drive away, Rosemont Plaza Apartments offers not only proximity to these medical marvels but also a vibrant and serene living experience. THe best part? We offer an employee discount on apartments to anyone who is employed by several of these locations!