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Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital elects new board members

Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital June 20, 2018 News Releases

Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital, part of Main Line Health, is pleased to announce the appointment of three new board members. These individuals are passionate about the work of Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital and will help increase philanthropic support and advance the hospital’s mission.

Robert McCann – McCann is a founding member of McCann & Wall, personal injury law firm, with offices in PA, DE and NJ. He was introduced to Bryn Mawr Rehab when his mother was a patient a number of years ago. McCann has been an annual Benjamin Rush Society leadership donor the last several years, and is a supporter of Art Ability. He also serves on the board of Eagles Fly for Leukemia. He resides in Garnet Valley.

Kenneth Mumma – Mumma was the founding chairman and chief executive officer of Customers Bank (formerly New Century Bank) and is now a retired director of the bank. He is devoted to research and writing while pursuing a MLS from Villanova University. Muma has been a generous supporter of both Bryn Mawr Rehab and Paoli Hospital over the years, and more recently contributed to the Rehab’s Art Ability Endowment Campaign. Mumma currently serves as the president of the Board of Trustees of People’s Light and is the immediate past president of the Association for the Colonial Theatre in Phoenixville. He resides in Chester Springs.

Michael Prendergast – Prendergast is a senior vice president and senior director at Capital One in the bank’s Commercial Banking Group. Active with both board and civic responsibilities, he has supported the following organizations: Caring People Alliance (Board of Directors / Finance Committee), Junior Achievement of New Jersey, United Cerebral Palsy of Philadelphia and the American Heart Association. Prendergast has strong family connections with Main Line Health, including his brother, Dr. George Prendergast, who serves as president and CEO of Lankenau Institute for Medical Research. He resides in Devon.

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.

Main Line Health 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, King of Prussia 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 and the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence (MAAPE) Excellence Award. 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.

About Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital

Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital, part of Main Line Health, is a leader in the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. The 148-bed, not-for-profit hospital offers the full continuum of rehabilitation services, including acute inpatient care, as well as outpatient services for adults and adolescents. The hospital received Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for excellence in nursing care, and is accredited by the Joint Commission; is designated as a NICHE facility and is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital treats patients with traumatic and non-traumatic brain injury, stroke and other neurological disorders, traumatic and non-traumatic spinal cord injury, amputations, and orthopaedic injuries. Bryn Mawr Rehab Outpatient Network treats individuals with a wide range of conditions and injuries from brain injury, spinal cord injury and Parkinson’s disease to concussions, pelvic floor disorders and lymphedema. Our outpatient rehabilitation services are conveniently located throughout the western suburbs of Philadelphia.