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Dr. Sonia Mehta steps into leadership role at Lower Bucks Hospital
Nov 12, 2018

Sonia Mehta, MD, MBA Chief Executive Officer/Chief Medical Officer Loretto Hospital and Prime Healthcare Division II Corporate CMO and Regional CEO – Lower Bucks Hospital, Pennsylvania Dr. Sonia Mehta is the Chief Executive Officer and the ...

Lower Bucks Hospital is Five-Star Recipient for Three Clinical Specialties
Nov 1, 2018

Bristol, PA – November 1, 2018 – Lower Bucks Hospital announced today that it has received 5-Star ratings for the treatment of pneumonia, sepsis and appendectomies from Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive ...

TREAT OR TRICK!
Oct 29, 2018

Please join us on October 31st from 10 a.m. -10:30 a.m. at Lower Bucks Hospital Auditorium for Lower Bucks Children&Center, Halloween Treat or Trick Event! *singing, costumes, and candy

Free Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) Screening
Jul 29, 2018

Lower Bucks Hospital is offering free screenings for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD), which raises your risk of a heart attack and stroke. If you are over age 55; if you smoke or have smoked; have diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood ...

Free Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) Screening
Jun 21, 2018

Lower Bucks Hospital is offering free screenings for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD), which raises your risk of a heart attack and stroke. If you are over age 55; if you smoke or have smoked; have diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood ...

Lower Bucks Hospital Announces Interim Site Medical Director for Emergency Services
Jun 21, 2018

Bristol, PA– James Robert Frederick, MD, was named interim site medical director of Emergency Services at Lower Bucks Hospital, effective July 1, the hospital announced today. Dr. Frederick earned his medical doctorate from Jefferson Medical ...

Lower Bucks Hospital Receives Award for Stroke Care
Jun 4, 2018

Bristol, PA – Lower Bucks Hospital announced today that it has been recognized by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the quality of its stroke care. The “Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Plus Quality ...

Lower Bucks Hospital Receives Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award
May 9, 2018

Lower Bucks Hospital announced today that it is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award™, a designation that recognizes superior performance of hospitals that have prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially ...

The Joint Commission has recognized Prime Healthcare hospitals as 2017 Pioneers in Quality™ Contributors
Dec 1, 2017

Prime Hospitals recognized for quality improvement in health care (Ontario, CA – November 16, 2017) –The Joint Commission has recognized Prime Healthcare as a Pioneer in Quality contributor. Prime hospitals have implemented new technology ...

Levittown Resident Honored with "Dee Brown Lifetime of Service Award"
Mar 8, 2017

Levittown Resident Honored with "Dee Brown Lifetime of Service Award" Mary Ann Morgan, of Levittown, has been caring for people in her local community for more than five decades. On Feb. 27, during its "Healing Power of Art," ...

Lower Bucks Hospital Red Carpet Year
Jan 20, 2017

Music to the Ears
Jan 20, 2017

Dr. Prem Reddy Once Again Recognized Among the Most Influential Healthcare Leaders in the Nation
Oct 1, 2016

Prem Reddy, MD, FACC, FCCP, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare, has once again been named to Modern Healthcare’s prestigious list of the “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” for 2016. This is the third time that ...

Dr. Reddy in Conversation with The Advisory Board's Managing Director, Eric Larsen
Jul 18, 2016

We are pleased to share this Q & A featuring Dr. Reddy and Prime Healthcare and the Managing Director of the Advisory Board. The Advisory Board is a prestigious healthcare advisory organization located on three continents, and their Daily ...

LBH Recognized as a Top Performer by The Joint Commission
Nov 19, 2015

The Joint Commission's Top Performer on Key Quality Measures ® 2014 Lower Bucks Hospital is excited to announce that it has been recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures ® for services provided in ...

Lower Bucks Hospital Celebrates 60 Years of Providing Health Care
Oct 1, 2015

Peter Adamo, former CEO of Lower Bucks Hospital in Bristol Township, addresses the audience Thursday at the hospital's 60th anniversary celebration on September 17, 2015. By Anthony DiMattia, STAFF WRITER | Posted: Thursday, September 17, 2015 ...

Prime Healthcare Continues Growth with Completed Acquisitions in Texas and Alabama
Mar 5, 2015

Prime Healthcare Continues Growth with Completed Acquisitions of Dallas Regional Medical Center in Texas and Riverview Regional Medical Center in Alabama Ontario, Calif., March 2, 2015 – Prime Healthcare announced today that it has completed ...

Prime Healthcare and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan End Lawsuits And Agree to Work Together
Feb 10, 2015

Ontario, Calif., February 9, 2015 – Prime Healthcare Services, Inc. and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. announced today that they have agreed to dismiss their respective lawsuits against each other (Prime Healthcare Cases, Judicial Council ...

Prime Healthcare Services Completes Acquisition of North Vista Hospital, located in Nevada
Jan 30, 2015

Ontario, Calif., Jan. 22, 2015 – Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it has completed its acquisition of North Vista Hospital, a 177-bed acute care hospital located in North Las Vegas, Nevada. North Vista Hospital has been serving ...

Prime Healthcare Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Daughters of Charity Health System
Oct 10, 2014

Ontario, Calif. (Oct. 10, 2014) – Prime Healthcare Services and Prime Healthcare Foundation ("Prime Healthcare") said today it will ensure continued access to quality healthcare at six struggling California hospitals it will acquire ...