Published on August 13, 2019

Tower Health Supply Chain Department Recognized as 

'Supply Chain Department of the Year'

West Reading, Pa., August 13, 2019 - Tower Health Supply Chain department has been named the 2019 "Supply Chain Department of the Year" by Healthcare Purchasing News (HPN). This national award recognizes one healthcare Supply Chain department per year to acknowledge the dedication of the entire staff for effective and efficient supply management. HPN selected Tower Health for this prestigious recognition for investing in its own ingenuity, its team members, its own technology,  and for its problem solving and tool creation and development.

"The Tower Health Supply Chain team is committed to supporting and caring for our patients and to promote fiscally-responsible, informed decision-making," said Mark McNash, Senior Vice President, Support Services, Tower Health. "This award reinforces our commitment to supporting comprehensive patient care by providing high-quality products in the most efficient quantity where and when needed, all at the most cost-effective price. "

The Tower Health Supply Chain team is featured on the cover of HPN magazine's August edition, with key accomplishments outlined in an accompanying article, and was recognized at the 2019 Annual Conference of the Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM) in San Diego.

Click here to read the Healthcare Purchasing News article.

Click here to download a photo of the Tower Health Supply Chain Team.

About Tower Health

With more than 12,000 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; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. 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 2,000 physicians, specialists and providers across 125 convenient locations. For more information, visit www.towerhealth.org.