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Blog Posts in 2019

Roxborough Thanksgiving Community Meal
Nov 5, 2019

The Roxborough YMCA & Gary Barbera proudly present the Roxborough Thanksgiving Community Meal. Join us on November 28, 2019 from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. at The Roxborough YMCA (7201 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19128). This is going to be a ...

Prime Healthcare CXO Stephen Meth on driving behavioral changes to improve experience
Sep 18, 2019

Stephen Meth, chief experience officer at Ontario, Calif.-based Prime Healthcare, discusses the value of good communication, reliability and why passive teaching cannot drive behavioral change. Editor's Note: Responses have been edited for ...

DeLissio's Senior Expo scheduled for Sept. 26 at Roxborough Memorial Hospital
Sep 17, 2019

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 30 -- State Rep. Pamela A. DeLissio, D-Montgomery/Phila., has scheduled her free Senior Expo from 9 a.m. until noon Thursday, Sept. 26 under the tent in the lot off Rector Street on the grounds of Roxborough Memorial Hospital, 5800 ...

Prime Healthcare's Dr. Sonia Mehta Named One of Top "105 Leaders of Hospitals & Health Systems to Know" for 2019 by Becker's Hospital Review
Aug 29, 2019

Pennsylvania Market for Prime Healthcare (Ontario, Calif.)- Becker's Hospital Review recognized Sonia Mehta, MD, MBA, Corporate Chief Medical Officer and Regional CEO of the Pennsylvania Market for Prime Healthcare (Ontario, Calif.), as one of ...

Roxborough Memorial Hospital Achieves Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence Award
Aug 12, 2019

Roxborough, PA |July 18, 2019 – Roxborough Memorial Hospital announced today that it is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence AwardTM. This distinction places Roxborough among the top 5% of all short-term acute care ...

How Can Eating A Plant-Based Diet, And Maintaining A Healthy Lifestyle Reverse Breast Cancer
Mar 29, 2019

Breast cancer: the most common prevalent form of cancer in women globally. There were 2,088,849 new cases diagnosed only in the year 2018. That makes up 12.3% of the total cases worldwide. Like most cancers, it isn't age-specific. It can happen ...

Gift of Life National Observances and Celebrations
Mar 3, 2019

The need for organ, eye and tissue donors is on-going, so join Donate Life America by participating in one of our many observances throughout the year! Together, through spreading the word and educating others about donation, we can take small steps ...

Establishing Community Connections At Roxborough Memorial Hospital's Comprehensive Wound Healing Center
Feb 28, 2019

Philadelphia, PA – The City of Brotherly Love is no stranger to world-class medical institutions. The regional population of 6 million people have numerous choices when it comes to seeking healthcare services. However, when it comes to those ...