Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, an affiliate of Commonwealth Health, the largest network of hospitals in Northeastern Pennsylvania, continues to combine vast medical resources to enhance the quality of patient care to Wilkes-Barre and the surrounding area. Patients will benefit from our experienced team of Physicans and Nurses as well as the sharing of specialists throughout the system. Working together, we are transforming health care delivery in Northeastern Pennsylvania through formalized centers of excellence and through the sharing of best practices that meet nationally recognized standards for quality, safety and patient satisfaction.
Collectively, the hospitals of Commonwealth Health have earned significant recognition for clinical care, including HealthGrades awards and honors from U.S. News & World Report, the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, and designation as one of the first Epicenters for Robotic General Surgery in the country.
Wilkes-Barre General Hospital includes 1,600 physicians, 3,100 employees, and over 350 beds, and has touched the lives of countless patients. Wilkes-Barre General holds the leading market share in their primary service areas, making the system the number one choice for care in Northeastern Pennsylvania. – less