Tower Health to Open Three New Urgent Care Locations
West Reading, PA., June 30, 2020 - Tower Health announced today that it will open three new Tower Health Urgent Care facilities. The new locations include:
- Tower Health Urgent Care North Coventry located at 16 Glocker Way in North Coventry Township, opening Monday, July 6.
- Tower Health Urgent Care Sinking Spring located at 4860 Penn Avenue in South Heidelberg Township, opening Monday, July 20.
- Tower Health Urgent Care Thorndale located at 3411 Lincoln Highway, Suite 3451 in Caln Township, opening Monday, August 3.
All Tower Health Urgent Care facilities are open 365 days a year from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. to provide walk-in care for a variety of conditions including: colds, flu, allergies, asthma, sore throat, sports injuries, minor lacerations, sprains, earaches and earaches, and preventative services such as physicals, vaccines, and occupational health.
"Tower Health is committed to providing care when and where our communities need it," said Clint Matthews, President and CEO, Tower Health. "Urgent Care is an essential link in our continuum of care that connects patients to a physician if they do not have a primary care doctor or their doctor is not available."
To provide fully integrated care, all Tower Health Urgent Care Centers will use Epic, the electronic medical record in use across Tower Health. Epic brings patient health information from Tower Health care sites into one health record, leading to more informed clinical decisions, improved outcomes, and seamlessly coordinated care.
"Our new Tower Health Urgent Care Centers are state-of-the-art facilities," said Charles Barbera, MD, Vice President, Pre-Hospital and Unscheduled Care at Tower Health. "The facility will be staffed by board-certified Tower Health Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers and will utilize the same medical record as Tower Health hospitals and physician practices. We look forward to providing care to the communities we are joining."
Tower Health Urgent Care is the largest provider of urgent care services by locations in southeastern Pennsylvania.
Learn more about Tower Health Urgent Care at towerhealthurgentcare.org.
About Tower Health
Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. With more than 14,000 team members, Tower Health consists of Reading Hospital in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown; and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, a partnership of Tower Health and Drexel University in Philadelphia. It also includes Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing; Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences in West Reading; home healthcare services provided by Tower Health at Home; and a network of 22 urgent care facilities across the Tower Health service area. Tower Health offers a connected network of 2,200 physicians, specialists, and providers across more than 230 convenient locations. For more information, visit towerhealth.org.