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Groundbreaking ceremony held for Main Line Health in Concordville

Main Line Health Center in Concordville September 30, 2015 News Releases

On September 18, 2015, Main Line Health held a groundbreaking for the new $47 million Main Line Health Center in Concordville, located at 1022 Baltimore Pike. The nearly 131,500-square-foot Health Center will serve as a premier destination for health and wellness, and will provide a setting for convenient, easily-accessible care for the community. The Center is being built by Wohlsen Construction Co., with offices throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region. Wohlsen has Project Managers who are ASHE-certified as well as Certified Healthcare Constructors from the American Hospital Association.

“It’s not just about taking care of sick people,” said Jack Lynch, president and CEO, Main Line Health. “One of the ways we can make a difference is to stop people from getting sick. This center will be a haven for fitness and wellness.”

The many services offered at the Health Center include:

  • Main Line HealthCare primary care and specialty care offices
  • Main Line Health Urgent Care Center, including a dedicated section for pediatric patients staffed by physicians from Nemours Children’s Health System
  • Nemours Children’s Health System pediatric primary care
  • Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital Physical Medicine & Concussion Program.
  • A medically integrated Fitness & Wellness Center, featuring state of the art facilities and equipment, saltwater filtered pools (including a 25-yard lap pool, a therapy pool and a spa pool), steam rooms and saunas

Steve Aichele, chairman, Board of Governors, Main Line Health, envisions the center providing a new continuum of care. “I think it’s going to be a new type of facility, a tremendous opportunity for the community and for Main Line Health to test new partnerships and new ways of delivering health care.”

Additional speakers at the event included The Honorable Stephen Barrar, Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 160; and Dominic A. Pileggi, chairman, Concord Township Board of Supervisors.

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.


Bridget Therriault
Director, Communications
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