||Spine surgeon leader to know: Dr. Scott Rushton of Lankenau Medical Center
||Beckers Spine Review
||Scott Rushton of Lankenau Medical CenterScott Rushton, MD, is a spine and orthopedic surgeon at Pa.-based Lankenau Medical Center, part of Main Line Health .Dr. Rushton has expertise in simple and complex spine surgery, including herniated or degenerated discs, spinal stenosis and spinal reconstruction, according to Main Line Health 's website.He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and completed a residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital ...
||Over 30,000 doses of Pfizer COVID vaccine delivered to 22 additional Pa. hospitals on Monday
||Dec 21, 2020 / 06:44 PM EST / Updated: Dec 21, 2020 / 06:44 PM ESTA woman holds a small bottle labeled with a ‚ÄúCoronavirus COVID-19 Vaccine‚Äù sticker and a medical syringe in front of displayed Pfizer logo in this illustration taken, October 30, 2020. (REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo)HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) ‚Äî On Monday afternoon, the Wolf Administration announced that 22 additional Pennsylvania hospitals received the Pfizer-Biontech ...
||Dauphin, Cumberland county hospitals among latest to get COVID-19 vaccine
||More than 30,000 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine arrived at 22 hospitals around the state on Monday, according to the Pa. Department of Health.This shipment means vaccines are being distributed to healthcare workers at 109 hospitals around the state, according to the statement.‚ÄúEach day, hospitals will be shipped vaccine directly from Pfizer and will begin administering it to health care workers at the hospital,‚Äù ...
||22 More Hospitals Receive Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, Moderna Doses To Be Shipped To 51 Hospitals This Week
||by MyChesCo - Leave a CommentHARRISBURG, PA ‚Äî The Wolf Administration announced as of December 21, 22 additional hospitals have received 30,255 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine and will begin distributing it to health care workers as outlined in the state‚Äôs interim vaccine distribution plan . This brings the total to 109 hospitals to date that have received the vaccine.‚ÄúEach day, hospitals will be shipped vaccine ...
||St. Charles Borromeo Seminary Leaving Its Longtime Home in Wynnewood, Moving To Gwynedd Mercy University Campus
||... Deanne D‚ÄôEmilio, university president, and sent to the clergy of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia on December 9.The letter calls for the relocation of the seminary from the property that was sold to Main Line Health last year for $43.5 million to a 15-acre tract on the north side of the university‚Äôs campus.At the time of the sale, the seminary was given five years to relocate ...
||Main Line Hospital Getting Coronavirus Vaccine This Week | Haverford
||... local healthcare facilities are the first to get doses of the vaccine. The Food and Drug Administration last week approved Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine, and Pennsylvania is getting about 97,000 doses this week. And a Main Line Health facility is among the hospitals to get the vaccine. Lankenau Medical Center in Wynnewood is one of the 83 healthcare facilities in the state to get the vaccine. It's unclear at this point ...
||New President of Bryn Mawr Hospital Named
||BRYN MAWR ‚Äî Main Line Health has named John Schwarz as president of Bryn Mawr Hospital. Schwarz has been a member of the Main Line Health team since 2013 when he joined as vice president of administration for Lankenau Medical Center. He succeeds Andrea Gilbert who will retire in January.In his new role, Schwarz will provide leadership and operational oversight at Bryn Mawr Hospital and will collaborate with executive ...
||Main Line Health names successor to longtime president at Bryn Mawr Hospital
||Main Line Health has found a new leader for one of its hospitals in-house.John Schwarz will take over as president of the 319-bed Bryn Ma ...
||With COVID-19 Hospitalizations Surging, Main Line Health Postpones Elective Surgeries
||As COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to surge throughout the state, Main Line Health has decided to postpone elective surgeries to make more beds available and help with staffing issues, writes Stephanie Stahl for CBS Philly .According to Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine, the average number of hospitalized patients per day in the state has increased by close to 3,000 since the end of September.‚ÄúThis has clearly surpassed our ...
||COVID In Philadelphia: Main Line Health Postpones Elective Surgeries To Make More Beds Available As Hospitalizations Rise Across State
||... hospitalizations, as one suburban Philadelphia health system postponed elective surgeries. Hospitals are filling up again and there are staffing issues because so many health care workers are being exposed in the community.That prompted Main Line Health to take action Monday to limit surgery to make more beds available.Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine expects that to happen soon at many other hospitals.‚ÄúWe‚Äôre very concerned about the ...
||New Step by Step Map For medical
||... specific life situations that could contain:Most important Line Health is devoted to managing individuals who definitely have monetary desires Using the similar dignity and consideration that is definitely extended to all its clients. Main Line Health intends, using this plan, to establish charity care and money help techniques that are compliant with applicable federal (Portion 501r), state and native guidelines.Need to know the fundamentals about coronavirus? Below is significant ...
||A Review Of medical
||... of touching your facial area. Major Line Health is committed to dealing with patients who may have financial demands with the very same dignity and consideration that is definitely extended to all its sufferers. Main Line Health intends, with this particular plan, to establish charity care and money assistance techniques that are compliant with applicable federal (Portion 501r), state and native laws.With respect to the Expecting woman obtaining contractions, an ...
||Philadelphia-area hospitals may have to cut back on elective surgeries under state order
||Main Line Health has more than 100 surgeries scheduled for next week that will require a hospital stay ‚Äî the sort of cases that could be curtailed under a new state order designed to ensure that hospitals don‚Äôt run out of beds for COVID-19 patients.Since Nov. 1, the number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized in Southeastern Pennsylvania has soared to 1,322 from 358, according to state data ...
||In Effort to Slow Surge of Coronavirus Infections, Montgomery County Orders Closure of Schools for Two Weeks
||... don‚Äôt do this, we will be in a significantly worse situation post-Thanksgiving holiday,‚Äù said Barbara Wadsworth, a board member and senior vice president of patient services and chief nursing officer at Main Line Health .The order applies to public and private schools as well as any school sports and extracurricular activities.The decision follows a rapid increase in the number of cases in Montgomery County, after the ...
||Populous Philly suburban county orders schools to go remote
||... member Dr. Francis Jeyaraj, a pediatrician. ‚ÄúBut these are difficult times for all of us. It‚Äôs a total community effort.‚ÄùBoard member Barbara Wadsworth, senior vice president and chief nursing officer at Main Line Health , said her four hospitals were treating 33 patients for COVID-19 four weeks ago, with that number rising to 106 now.She said virtual instruction is "difficult and certainly not easy, but I ...
||Montgomery County school buildings ordered closed for two weeks amid coronoavirus surge
||... Äôt do this, we will be in a significantly worse situation post-Thanksgiving holiday,‚Äù said Barbara Wadsworth, a board member who is senior vice president of patient services and chief nursing officer at Main Line Health .The order applies to both public and private schools, along with school sports and extracurricular activities.¬ª READ MORE: CHOP lab recommends Philly-area schools close amid coronavirus surge. Some say they‚Äôre ...
||October Alumni Roundup
||... Chief at Peterson Space Force Base with the United States Air Force.Alexa Hodges ‚Äô19 was promoted to QC Analyst at Regeneron.Kearsen Schultz ‚Äô15 started a new position as an Occupational Therapist at Main Line Health .Joseph Soultatos ‚Äô13 started a new position as a Pharmacy Manager at Option Care Health.Anthony Nguyen for starting a new position as Pharmacy Extern at Pharmaceutical Research InstituteTasmina Hydery ‚Äô11 started ...
||Montgomery County will shift to all-virtual learning for 2 weeks surrounding Thanksgiving
||... easy, but I think that if we don't do this we will be in a significantly worse situation post-Thanksgiving holiday," Senior VP of Patient Services and the Chief Nursing Officer at Main Line Health Barbra Wadsworth said.Montgomery County votes to move schools virtual for 2 weeks surrounding Thanksgiving Montgomery County officials on Friday elected to move school entirely virtual for two weeks surrounding Thanksgiving.She said ...
||Intravascular lithotripsy superior to PTA at 30 days in patients with calcified PAD
||In patients with calcified peripheral artery lesions treated with a drug-coated balloon, those who were pretreated with intravascular lithotripsy had better procedural outcomes than those pretreated with angioplasty, a speaker said at VIVA.Among 306 patients with de novo moderately or severely calcified lesions in the femoropopliteal artery, half (mean age, 72 years; 69% men) were assigned pretreatment with intravascular lithotripsy (IVL; Shockwave Intravascular Lithotripsy, Shockwave Medical) and half ...
||DISRUPT PAD III: Intravascular lithotripsy superior to PTA in acute procedural success out to 30 days
||The DISRUPT PAD III randomised controlled trial (RCT) provides the largest level one evidence for the treatment of heavily calcified femoropopliteal arteries, noted William Gray (Main Line Health, Philadelphia, USA) during the second and final late-breaking data session at this year‚Äôs Vascular Interventional Advances conference ( VIVA 2020 ; 6‚Äì8 November, virtual). Gray reported that Shockwave‚Äôs intravascular lithotripsy (IVL) was superior to percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) in acute ...