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Reading Hospital MyChart is Now 'MyTowerHealth'
MyTowerHealth, formerly known as MyChart, is a secure online and mobile-friendly patient portal that gives you access to your electronic health record, allowing individuals to manage their healthcare, communicate with care professionals, request prescription refills, view test results, confirm appointments, and more.
National Healthcare Decisions Day
Reading Hospital Encourages Employees to Donate Food in Pound Per Person Challenge for Greater Berks Food Bank
Reading Hospital Nursing Magnet Champions, in partnership with the Greater Berks Food Bank, are coordinating the 2019 Pound Per Person Food Challenge, which is encouraging each of the hospital's 7,000 employees to donate one pound of food.
Reading Hospital to Celebrate Volunteers at Appreciation Luncheon
On Friday, April 19, Reading Hospital will host a luncheon to celebrate the volunteers who donate their time, compassion, joy, talent, and everlasting commitment to the hospital, our patients, and the community.
Reading Hospital to Host Mental Health First Aid Training on April 11
On Thursday, April 11, a Mental Health First Aid Training will be held at the Reading Hospital, Education Rooms A & B, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The training is supported by a grant from Reading Hospital's Be Well Berks Grant program and is coordinated by Berks Counseling Center.
Reading Hospital Nurse Named 2019 Clinical Nurse Specialist of the Year
Lori Brittingham, MSN, RN, CNS, ACCNS-N, a Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) at Reading Hospital, who has spent almost three decades in healthcare helping children, has been chosen as the 2019 CNS of the Year by the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS).
National Healthcare Decisions Day: Have You Planned Your Future Healthcare Choices?
Reading Hospital statistics indicate in 2018 only 38 percent of hospital inpatients actually had prepared advance directives for end-of-life care. That's why Reading Hospital supports National Healthcare Decisions Day, which takes place on Saturday, April 16.
Reading Hospital Employee Engagement Initiative Benefits Community and Employees
Committed to advancing health and transforming lives, Reading Hospital continues to grow an innovative Employee Engagement Initiative that benefits the community and employees alike.
Reading Hospital To Hold Organ Donation Awareness Flag Ceremony April 1
Reading Hospital will celebrate its commitment to building awareness about the importance of organ donation nationwide by raising a "2019 Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP) Donate Life Challenge" flag on Monday, April 1, beginning at 7:45 a.m. at the Fifth Avenue entrance.
Reading Hospital to Host Free Community Talk on Migraines
Reading Hospital will host a free community talk on Migraines. Led by Richard Lukose, DO, from Neurology - Tower Health Medical Group, the educational seminar will be held on Wednesday, April 10, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the 5th Avenue Conference Center at Reading Hospital.