Author Archives: Whitney Ehret

Clinical Trial of the Week: Treatment trial for certain patients diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer

By Donna Loyle, communications specialist, LIMR   Researchers are comparing comprehensive radiotherapy (radiation to the breast, chest wall and lymph nodes) to standard breast radiation in treating patients with early-stage breast cancer. Study #NSABP B-51/RTOG 1304 is a randomized phase … Continue reading

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Take the time to vote for Main Line Today’s Top Doctors 2019

Voting is now open for Main Line Today’s “Top Doctors 2019.”  Please follow this link to our online ballot. Voting closes on July 19, 2019. http://www.mainlinetoday.com/Top-Doctors-2019-Adult-Specialists/ Only physicians may vote. Ballots submitted by patients, nurses and other medical staff will be disqualified. To … Continue reading

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Urgent Communication: Physicians Urged to Contact Senators Regarding Lower Health Care Costs Act

Dr. Ned Carp and Dr. Emma Simpson Situation: There is a bill being discussed in Washington, Lower Health Care Costs Act (S. 1895), that would use the median in-network rate as a benchmark standard for out-of-network reimbursement. Detailed background information … Continue reading

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Main Line Health responds to Hahnemann closure

By Jack Lynch, President and CEO   In response to Hahnemann University Hospital’s recent closure announcement, the Main Line Health team is committed to helping patients and industry colleagues across the region. Main Line Health quickly initiated steps to assist … Continue reading

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Temporary changes to pedestrian/vehicle traffic flow and parking at Main Line Health Center in Newtown Square

By Karen Fritz, assistant marketing manager On Tuesday, June 18, phase II of construction in the parking lot at the Main Line Health Center in Newtown Square will begin. The canopy entrance will reopen, but Cancer Center patient parking as well … Continue reading

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Taking a stand against violence in our communities

  Colleagues, As a regional health system, we know all too well about the consequences of violence. Today, June 7, Main Line Health is proud to support the AHA’s third annual Hospitals Against Violence day of awareness, and we remain … Continue reading

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8th Annual Main Line Health Healthcare Disparities Colloquium

The 8th annual Health Care Disparities Colloquium, hosted on Friday, June 7, continued to advance Main Line Health’s discussions and focus on disparities of care and health inequities. If you missed the colloquium, you can view a recording here:

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STEEEP Huddle: T for Timely

This week’s STEEEP Huddle, contributed by Dane Menkin, CRNP, Divisional Director of LGBTQ Services, MLHC, highlights Pride Month which celebrates the impact that LGBTQ people have had in the world. As part of our diversity, respect and inclusion work, MLH … Continue reading

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Exclusive First Look at Our New Brand Campaign

By Jack Lynch, president and CEO   Colleagues, We all know that Main Line Health is the best place to give and receive care. This month, we have an exciting opportunity to more powerfully communicate the Main Line Health difference … Continue reading

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SBAR: New administrative suspension process

By James R. Gengaro, DO, Regional Vice President of Medical Affairs, Main Line Health – Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital S: A new administrative suspension process is now defined in the Medical Staff Rules and Regulation B: After the CMS … Continue reading

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