Chester County Hospital: Realizing A Vision for 2020—and Beyond

Early 2020 has brought transformative changes to Chester County Hospital’s (CCH) campus, all geared toward creating an even better experience for the families, friends, and neighbors who rely on the hospital for care.


Health System Highlight from CEO Kevin Mahoney

Being there for patients when they need us most is one of the most powerful ways that we make a difference at Penn Medicine — and for patients whose lives change in an instant due to critical injury and illnesses that strike without warning, the call is even more profound.


Difference Makers: Making a Patient’s “Miracle” Come True

Giving up wasn’t an option for Sharmell Branch after she met a 23-year-old patient who was battling a rare stomach cancer.


Welcome to Penn Medicine Station!

A new name now greets SEPTA Regional Rail riders who get off at University City: Penn Medicine Station!

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  • Helping

    Helping Others, Helping Themselves

    February 26, 2020
    Individuals may find it difficult to fathom how they can help in the face of a disaster half a world away, like the wildfires ravaging Australia.
  • LEAP

    11 LG Health Employees Become Qualified LEAP Interpreters

    February 26, 2020
    Understanding medical information from a provider can be a challenge for some patients, but imagine the difficulty for those who speak English at a less than proficient level.
  • MLK Day

    Living MLK’s Legacy: Celebrating a PPMC Community Champion

    February 26, 2020
    Celebrations commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were held throughout the Health System, with staff honoring his legacy by reaching out to underserved communities.
  • Fuel UP

    Fuel Up – March is National Nutrition Month!

    February 26, 2020
    For National Nutrition Month, this year’s theme from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is “Eat right bite by bite.”
  • receruit

    Recruitment and Talent Development Just Got a Whole Lot Easier

    February 26, 2020
    Attracting top talent and developing our employees is critical to our growth and shared success. Penn Medicine Academy (PMA) is committed to supporting leaders to build even stronger teams and helping employees and faculty to realize their potential.
  • PARC

    PARC: Driving Crucial Research for Critical Conditions

    January 20, 2020
    Gunshot wounds, traumatic brain injuries, cardiac arrest, stroke — these life-threatening injuries and illnesses differ in symptoms and treatments, but they share one significant similarity.
  • Mahoney

    Ask Kevin Mahoney @ Penn Medicine — Your Questions to the UPHS CEO Answered

    January 20, 2020
    Patient care and the experiences of patients, families, and staff are top of mind as we work toward opening the Pavilion in 2021. Everyone from doctors and nurses to environmental services, pharmacy and nutrition staff have participated in simulations and been able to provide feedback on our early designs.
  • Piano

    Using Music to Foster Healing in the Community

    January 20, 2020
    A study conducted in 2016 found that one in eight Pennsylvanians reported having four or more adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), which encompasses both physical and emotional trauma.
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    The Nurse Who Helps Rally a Hospital Around a Community

    January 20, 2020
    During the holiday season Nicole Coleman BSN, at Chester County Hospital enlisted the help of her fellow co-workers on 4 Lasko to give to children/families for the Salvation Army.
  • Presentation

    Looking Ahead: Transforming Treatments for Movement Disorder

    January 20, 2020
    Gene therapy developments, groundbreaking non-invasive procedures, and interventions on the horizon were the focus of the latest installment of Pennsylvania Hospital’s Franklin-Bond Speaker Series, which offers a multidisciplinary look at PAH’s advances in research, patient care, and preservation.
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