Einstein Healthcare Network
“Nurse leaders across the country are encouraging direct care nurses to become nationally certified in their specialty practice areas. It’s really important that we lead by example and also become certified in our specialty, ” says CNO Richard G. Cuming.
One third of adults aged 65 and older fall every year, and many are seriously injured.
Changes coming under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, have sparked a collaborative among Abington Health, Einstein Healthcare Network and Aria Health.
A “grand opening” celebration was held for a new wellness center operated by the Einstein Healthcare Network in Northeast Philadelphia.
Einstein Healthcare Network’s brand new medical center in East Norriton in Montgomery County is being readied for opening day at the end of the month.
Illnesses like obesity, HIV and AIDS and diabetes are plaguing African-Americans at rates much higher than other communities. A number of Philadelphia’s black churches have partnered with health care providers to combat the problem.
The five-level, 360,000-square-foot facility boasts 146 beds — all single rooms — designed to give patients and their families a “homey” feeling that hospital officials say goes a long way to faster healing.
Jeff Brown, president and CEO of a chain of 10 ShopRite stores in our region, says the clinic will provide convenient and affordable care for both basic and preventative health care needs of customers.