Abington – Jefferson Health (AJH) encompasses its flagship hospital, Abington Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania, and Abington – Lansdale Hospital in Hatfield Township, Pennsylvania.
• Together, Abington Hospital and Abington – Lansdale Hospital have 800 licensed beds.
• Five outpatient campuses:
Abington Health Center – Blue Bell
Abington Health Center – Lower Gwynedd
Abington Health Center – Montgomeryville
Abington Health Center – Warminster
Abington Health Center – Willow Grove
• Three urgent care centers, in Feasterville, Flourtown and Willow Grove.
• Physicians: Employed physician practices located in Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties, with 65 locations.
Part of Jefferson Health since 2015, which has also recently merged with the former Aria Health, the combined entity includes nine hospitals and 34 outpatient and Urgent Care Center locations throughout Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties in Pennsylvania, and Camden and Gloucester counties in New Jersey. Outpatient and community-based services are delivered through a network of owned and affiliated physician practices, satellite medical and surgical centers, outpatient laboratories, and radiology centers. Together, Jefferson Health has 102,000 inpatient admissions, 373,000 emergency department visits and 2.2 million outpatient visits annually.
Abington Hospital, founded in 1914, is the largest community teaching hospital in Montgomery and Bucks counties. Staff members have the privilege of working with medical students, residents and fellows from Thomas Jefferson University’s Sidney Kimmel Medical College and other medical schools and programs in the Philadelphia area. The hospital sponsors five residency programs: family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, general surgery and dentistry. It also provides postgraduate medical education. Jefferson College of Nursing offers a second Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program at the Abington – Dixon Campus in Willow Grove. Abington also supports a pharmacy residency program.
Each year, Abington – Jefferson Health treats 124,000 patients in its two emergency departments, with Abington Hospital having the distinction of being one of only two Level II trauma centers in Montgomery County. Abington Hospital has a comprehensive stroke center and offers highly advanced programs in neurosciences as well as cancer, cardiac and orthopedic care.
Abington – Jefferson Health is an equal opportunity employer. – less