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Paoli Hospital’s 9th Annual Trauma Symposium, Nov 2, 2017

Please consider joining the Trauma Program for a great evening of dinner and education. The Symposium will be held at Penn State Great Valley Conference Center, Malvern, PA. Program sign-in and dinner start at 5:30 PM. The Symposium runs from … Continue reading

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Lankenau and Paoli Trauma Centers earn re-accreditation

  By Kris Kaulback, MD, MLH Trauma System Director and Paoli Hospital Trauma Medical Director; Ehyal Shweiki, MD, Trauma Medical Director, Lankenau Medical Center; Kerry Larkin, Trauma Program Manager, Paoli Hospital; and Kathleen Martin, Trauma Program Manager, Lankenau Medical Center … Continue reading

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March 23 presentation: Changes in the Stroke Care Paradigm

  A presentation on Changes in the Stroke Care Paradigm will feature speakers Michelle Smith, MD, Jefferson Health; Steven Gamburg, MD, MLH Chair, Emergency Medicine, and Thomas Graham, MD, MLH Chief of Neurology.   The event will be held on … Continue reading

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ED expansion project at LMC approved by MLH Board of Governors

  In a message last night to Lankenau Medical Center employees and medical staff, LMC President Phil Robinson announced that Lankenau Medical Center has received approval from the Main Line Health Board of Governors to move forward with a much … Continue reading

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Paoli Hospital’s 8th Annual Trauma Symposium: November 9

  Submitted by Lisa M. Eckenrode, Trauma Program Injury Prevention/Outreach Coordinator – Paoli Hospital   Please consider joining us Wednesday, November 9, 2016 from 5:30 – 9:30pm at Penn State Great Valley Conference Center for a great evening of dinner … Continue reading

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8th Annual Trauma Symposium set for November 9

  Paoli Hospital’s 8th Trauma Symposium will feature presentations on Spinal Trauma; Care of the Geriatric Trauma Patient; Sexual Assault and Trauma; and a panel presentation on a Trauma Survivor’s Journey. CE Applications pending for physicians, nurses and Pre-hospital EMS … Continue reading

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Trauma Center now open at Lankenau!

Submitted by Phil Robinson, President, Lankenau Medical Center   As of midnight [September 1], Lankenau Medical Center’s fully accredited Level II Trauma Center officially began serving our community. As you know, this has been an incredible journey that has required … Continue reading

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Lankenau Medical Center Receives Level II Trauma Center Accreditation

  Following a rigorous, nearly 15-month review and on-site survey, Lankenau Medical Center has received Level II Trauma Center accreditation, effective September 1, 2016, from the Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation (PTSF). This is Main Line Health’s second Level II Trauma … Continue reading

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AHA/ASA honors MLH hospitals for stroke achievement

  Submitted by Joan Gibson, System Director, MLH Neuroscience Services, and BMH Director of Nursing   Again this year, Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital and Riddle Hospital have received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® … Continue reading

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BMH ED: Changing of the Guard

  Submitted by Leonard M. Checchio, MD FACEP, Chief of Emergency Services, BMH   Dear Colleagues,   I have been the Chief of Emergency Services at BMH since August 1997. During my tenure, the ED has grown from 24,000 to … Continue reading

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