Abington Memorial Hospital Home Care Receives 2008 Best of Willow Grove Award
ABINGTON, PA (January 19, 2009) – The U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA) has selected Abington Memorial Hospital's (AMH) Home Care Department as the recipient of the 2008 Best of Willow Grove in the Home Health Service category.
The USLBA "Best of Local Business" Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. This award identifies companies that the USLBA believes have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category.
Abington Memorial Hospital's Home Care Department is considered to be one of the best local businesses in the community by USLBA. The 2008 USLBA Award Program focused on quality. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the USLBA and data provided by third parties.
Abington Memorial Hospital Home Care (AMHHC) provides cost-effective, high-quality, multidisciplinary health and hospice care to individuals of all ages, to improve health, prevent illness and enable terminally ill patients to remain at home. Every year, thousands of patients and their families in the Delaware Valley turn to Abington Memorial Hospital Home Care for compassionate, skilled nursing and other care in the comfort and security of home. Patients rely on AMHHC to provide professional care and procedures, once only available in the hospital, in surroundings that are familiar and reassuring. The hospital's service area includes portions of Montgomery, Bucks and Philadelphia counties.
About Abington Memorial Hospital
Abington Memorial Hospital is an 570-bed, acute care teaching hospital with a medical staff of more than 900 physicians and more than 5,500 employees. These professionals provide medical care and health services to residents of Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.
A regional provider, Abington Memorial Hospital has the only Level II accredited trauma center in Montgomery County and offers highly specialized services in cardiac care, cancer care, neurosciences, orthopaedics and maternal child health.