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Main Line Health announces plan to build health center in King of Prussia

February 9, 2018 News Releases

Main Line Health is planning to build a health center in King of Prussia, which will serve as a premier destination for enhancing health and wellness for community members, specifically women. Located within the 94,000 square-foot facility, Main Line Health and Axia Women’s Health will partner to establish and operate a specialty care center focused on the distinctive preventive, diagnostic and treatment needs of the female population.

“The foundation of Main Line Health’s mission is to deliver safe, high-quality health care services to our community members,” says Jack Lynch, FACHE, president and CEO, Main Line Health. “With a focus on women's health, this health center will allow us to expand our breadth of services to include a wide range of holistic therapies and specialty care services to meet the needs of women and their families across our region."

The women’s health-focused center will serve as a distinctive destination to address women's physical, emotional and wellness needs in a seamless, coordinated manner embedded within a warm, healing environment. Some of the services provided specifically for women will include:

  • Women’s primary and specialty care services – Rheumatology and autoimmune services, digestive health care, headache and neurology, healthy aging and gerontology, heart and vascular care, endocrinology, primary care, obstetrics and gynecology, menopause and midlife center, pelvic floor care, reproductive endocrinology and infertility services
  • Life enrichment services – Women’s emotional wellness, including individual and group counseling and post-partum depression care; comprehensive weight management; integrative medicine and mindfulness therapies, including acupuncture and Reiki
  • Breast health – Mammography, ultrasound, biopsy and surgical consults
  • Skin care – Dermatology, esthetics, and plastic surgery consults

Also located with the new facility, Main Line Health will operate an ambulatory care center that will bring health and wellness services to men and women of the greater King of Prussia community, including primary care, cardiology and cardiac testing, endocrinology, neurology, general surgery, orthopedics, imaging, physical therapy and lab services.

In addition, a child watch area, parenting support services, nutrition services, a demo kitchen and a medical retail space will be offered.

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