Moses Taylor Hospital provides emergency, acute, and outpatient health services to the Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, area. The more than 217-bed hospital has more than 400 physicians on staff from a variety of specialties. Moses Taylor offers cardiac, imaging, immunization, oncology, neurology, pediatric, laboratory, home health and hospice services, long-term care facilities, and outpatient clinics, among others. Moses Taylor is a part of Moses Taylor Health Care System (along with 25-bed Mid-Valley Hospital and Physicians Health Alliance), which is owned by subsidiaries of Commonwealth Health Systems.
Moses Taylor is an affiliate of Commonwealth Health Systems, which operates eight hospitals and an extensive network of healthcare agencies and providers across Northeastern Pennsylvania.
The hospital offers orthopedics, imaging, and senior behavioral health services, among other services. Since 2010 Moses Taylor has been recognized in the top 10% of birthing hospitals in the US. The also company provides education for graduate nurses.
Physicians Health Alliance, a member of the Moses Taylor Health Care System, has 61 physicians on its staff.
Realigning its assets, in 2012 Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton and Mid-Valley Hospital in Peckville as well as outpatient clinics and other ancillary facilities (which had operated as part of Moses Taylor Health Care System) completed their ownership change and became affiliates of Community Health Systems.
Moses Taylor was established in 1892. Moses Taylor Hospital talked with the Community Medical Center about forming a new system called the Northeast Pennsylvania Healthcare System. The Pennsylvania attorney general's office stepped in, however, and halted the proposed deal in 2008 due to antitrust concerns. – less