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New members appointed to Main Line Health Board of Governors

Main Line Health July 20, 2015 News Releases

Main Line Health has elected four new members to its Board of Governors.

Reneé Amoore of King of Prussia, is Founder and President of The Amoore Group, Inc., a conglomerate housing three entities that provide a wealth of services stemming from public relations and government affairs to corporate consulting, training and employment endeavors, and children and family services. Amoore, a registered nurse, has focused much of her career on improving delivery, service and quality of health care in the U.S. She is active in the community, volunteering her time with such organizations as the Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, CMS and Women Against MS. She serves as a Trustee of Drexel University and is Deputy Chairman of the Republican Party of Pennsylvania.

David Berkowitz of Broomall, has over 35 years of experience in health care, particularly in the areas of technology evaluation, assessment and sales in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors. He spent 18 years with ECRI Institute, where he was responsible for testing and evaluating health care technology, assisting health care facilities in making complex decisions and performing forensic analyses of accidents involving medical devices. He then moved on to Varian Medical Systems, where he spent 16 years managing strategic and national accounts and was Director of Sales in the Northeast Region. In 2013, he returned to ECRI, where he is now responsible for business development and sales for ECRI’s products and services to manufacturers, payers, consultants, providers and group purchasing organizations. Berkowitz is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has served on the Board of Trustees of Temple Sholom in Broomall.

Albert Rohr, MD, of Bryn Mawr, is Chief of Allergy and Immunology at Main Line Health and in private practice with Rohr and Columbo Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Specialists in Bryn Mawr. A graduate of University of Texas Medical Branch, he completed a medicine residency at Presbyterian-University of Pennsylvania and an allergy and clinical immunology fellowship at UCLS School of Medicine. He has been named a Top Doctor by Philadelphia magazine and is a member of the American Academy of Allergy and Immunology, American College of Allergists and the Philadelphia Allergy Society.

Jay Siegfried, MD, of Devon, is Chief of the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Main Line Health and Lankenau Medical Center (LMC). He is also Medical Director of the LMC Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program and is Rehabilitation Medical Director at the LMC Transitional Care Center and the Saunders House in Wynnewood. Dr. Siegfried earned his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati and completed a residency in Rehabilitation Medicine at Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University. He has been named a Top Doctor by Philadelphia magazine and is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the Pennsylvania Medical Society and Philadelphia County Medical Society.

“We are honored to have these outstanding professionals join our Board of Governors and are certain they will be an asset to Main Line Health,” Steve Aichele, Board Chair said. “Their interest in advancing human health and wellbeing supports Main Line Health’s mission, and their insights and expertise will add depth to the continued success of our health system and to the communities we serve.”

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