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Main Line Health collaborates with new Brandywine Senior Living at Upper Providence

June 17, 2015 News Releases

Main Line Health (MLH) has established a relationship with Brandywine Senior Living at Upper Providence to bring high-quality medical care, rehabilitation therapy, and wellness services to residents of the new assisted living community located at 1133 Black Rock Road.

Through this collaboration, Main Line Health will offer Brandywine residents the following on-site services:

  • Rehabilitation therapy provided by Main Line Health physical and occupational therapists
  • Primary care provided by Main Line Health physicians— Raffi G. Megerian, MD and John E. Peacock, DO — and referrals to other specialists as needed
  • Lab services provided by Main Line Health laboratories
  • Healthcare coordination between the Main Line Health clinical team and Brandywine’s licensed nursing team
  • Fitness classes, health screenings, and other wellness programs
  • Aquatic therapy classes

“Collaborating with Brandywine Senior Living to bring Main Line Health services to residents of this vibrant new Upper Providence community reflects our commitment to provide access to high quality healthcare in most appropriate setting, said Jack Lynch, President and CEO, Main Line Health. “As we proactively position ourselves to thrive in this new healthcare landscape, innovative relationships with community partners such as Brandywine enhance our ability to provide a superior healthcare experience for our community by ensuring seamless transitions in care.”

“Main Line Health was our only choice when we sought a quality healthcare partner to provide these important services for our Brandywine residents so they can safely and comfortably age in place within their new home,” said Brenda Bacon, CEO, Brandywine Senior Living. “Most of our residents are quite familiar with Main Line Health’s valued services and use them already, so our collaboration provides a smooth transition for all their current and future healthcare needs.”

About Brandywine Senior Living

Brandywine Senior Living is a leading provider of quality care and services to seniors. Dedicated to promoting independence, dignity and individuality, the Brandywine team has a long history of providing a network of healthcare services in the Mid-Atlantic region including assisted living, Alzheimer’s and dementia care, and sub-acute rehabilitation.

About Main Line Health

Founded in 1985, Main Line Health is a not-for-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs. Main Line Health’s commitment—to deliver advanced medicine to treat and cure disease while also playing an important role in prevention and disease management as well as training physicians and other health care providers—reflects our intent to keep our community and ourselves well ahead. A team of more than 10,000 employees and 2,000 physicians care for patients throughout the Main Line Health system.

At Main Line Health’s core are four of the region’s most respected acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—as well as one of the nation’s recognized facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital.

The Main Line Health system also includes Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, which includes skilled home health care, hospice and home infusion services; Main Line Health Centers, primary and specialty care, lab and radiology, and other outpatient services located in Broomall, Collegeville, Concordville, Exton and Newtown Square; Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a biomedical research organization; and Main Line HealthCare, one of the region’s largest multispecialty physician networks.

Main Line Health is the recipient of numerous awards for quality care and service, including System Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for nursing excellence, the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence (MAAPE) Excellence Award, and recognition as among the nation’s best employers by Forbes magazine. Main Line Health is committed to creating an environment of diversity, respect and inclusion and has proudly embraced the American Hospital Association’s #123forEquity Pledge to Act to eliminate disparities in care. We are dedicated to advancing patient-centered care, education and research to help our community stay healthy.

Contact

Bridget Therriault
Director, Communications
Office: 484.580.1025
Cell: 484.222.9154
therriaultb@mlhs.org