WHEN: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 – Groundbreaking Ceremony to begin promptly at 8:30 am; photo op to include key project members breaking ground on the facility. Building renderings available upon request.
WHAT: Bryn Mawr Hospital, a member of Main Line Health, is breaking ground on the new $200 million, 250,000 square foot, state-of-the-art Patient Pavilion which will enhance the community for future generations. Improvements to Bryn Mawr Hospital will include:
- All private patient rooms
- A 200,000 square foot Patient Pavilion
- Two new medical/surgical telemetry units and a new intensive care unit
- Twelve all new operating rooms in a state-of-the-art surgical suite
- Renovated maternity and delivery rooms
WHY: To build on Main Line Health’s commitment to serving its communities with renovations that will significantly modernize Bryn Mawr Hospital to ensure patient comfort, improve patient convenience and the delivery of quality medicine.
WHO: Patients, staff community partners and legislative leaders to be in attendance. Speakers at the event include:
- Andi Gilbert, President, Bryn Mawr Hospital
- Steve Aichele, Chairman, Board of Governors, Main Line Health
- Joe Vernace, MD, Medical Staff President, Bryn Mawr Hospital
- Rick Ill, Campaign Leadership Committee Chairman, Bryn Mawr Hospital Foundation
WHERE: 130 South Bryn Mawr Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010. Please enter the site from County Line Road onto Lindsay Avenue. Valet parking will be provided.
Bryn Mawr Hospital, a member of Main Line Health, is a 234-bed, not-for-profit acute-care teaching hospital dedicated to helping the community stay well ahead on the path to lifelong health. Boasting a brand new Patient Pavilion that opened in February 2019, Bryn Mawr Hospital has received both regional and national recognition for its excellence in providing state-of-the-art, quality care. Bryn Mawr Hospital was named among the top 10 hospitals in the Philadelphia region, and the top 20 hospitals in Pennsylvania, in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals rankings for 2018–19, and Bryn Mawr Hospital has earned Magnet® designation for the third time for its superior nursing staff. The hospital offers a full range of services, including cancer care, orthopaedic care, cardiovascular care, behavioral health, maternity care, bariatric surgery, neurovascular and a level III neonatal intensive care unit, all aided by a dedicated team of health care professionals and innovative technologies. Through Bryn Mawr Hospital’s collaboration with the Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, the university-affiliated Neurovascular Center is an accredited thrombectomy-capable stroke center that offers rapid access to advanced diagnostics and treatment options for stroke care. Bryn Mawr Hospital has also collaborated with Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children to include round-the-clock pediatric care for the pediatric unit and in the pediatric emergency department with additional board-certified, fellowship trained pediatric emergency medicine physicians.