About Reading Hospital

  • West Reading campus is located in scenic Berks County
  • 671 beds, 22-building complex on 36 suburban acres
  • More than 20 convenient locations throughout Berks County (including primary health satellite centers and occupational health)
  • Regional Cancer Center (recognized as the region’s leader in advanced technologies and clinical expertise for diagnostic, surgical, treatment, and follow-up oncologic care)
  • Regional Heart Center (including cardiac surgery)
  • Obstetrics and Neonatology (more than 3,900 births annually), high-risk pre- and post-natal care (including IVF and Fertility Services and the region’s only Maternal-Fetal Medicine program)
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Emergency Department (one of PA’s busiest EDs with more than 107,000 visits annually)
  • The Reading Hospital for Post-Acute Rehabilitation: a 62-bed Rehabilitation Center including an 11-bed secured Brain Injury Unit, a 50-bed Transitional Care Center for skilled care, and outpatient therapy clinic
  • Our Medical Staff exceeds 970 physicians and allied health professionals in 53 distinctive specialty fields

Technology

At Reading Hospital, our healthcare team offers patients expert care by using the most innovative, precise, advanced technologies available. Such advancements include:

  • PET CT
  • All digital mammography
  • Most advanced MRI in the region (3 Tesla)
  • Sim Labs
  • Minimally invasive surgery - daVinci Surgical System®
  • TrilogyTM
  • Interventional Radiology capabilities for oncology and neurological disorders
  • Cardiac catheterization suites
  • Portable head CT scanner: first in state
  • Two 64-slice CT scanners: first in Berks County
  • 3-D ultrasound for maternal-fetal medicine

Academic Affiliations