In an expanded role, Dr. Brian Lahmann will offer clinical oversight for emergency services initiatives throughout Tower Health facilities, including its hospitals in Pottstown and Phoenixville.
Pottstown, Phoenixville, and other Tower Health hospitals lost money during the company's first half of fiscal 2022, the Philadelphia Business Journal reported. Its Reading Hospital led the system with $114.8 million in operating income.
Pottstown Hospital officially opens a new outpatient therapy unit Thursday afternoon at The Complex on North Adams Street. Its specialists provide patients with physical and speech therapy services.
According to just-issued ratings from consumer guide Healthgrades, Pottstown Hospital earned a five-stars for treatment of six chronic conditions, and Phoenixville Hospital earned one.
Pottstown and Phoenixville hospitals will continue to operate in a corporate restructuring announced Tuesday by Tower Health. It plans to close its Jennersville hospital, and sell its Chestnut Hill hospital, along with some Urgent Care locations.
Phoenixville Hospital and Pottstown Hospital, both owned by Tower Health, have received special awards from the American Heart Association for care of patients with cardiovascular disease.
Six hospitals operated by Tower Health, including Pottstown (at top) and Phoenixville, suffered losses for the fiscal year ending June 30, the Philadelphia Business Journal reported Monday. Tower also is changing duties for its Pottstown and Phoenixville CEOs.
In an exclusive article published Wednesday, the Philadelphia Business Journal cited sources that said a joint venture of Lehigh Valley and Bucks County partners would bid to buy all of Tower Health.