EIN 23-2201344

Tower Health

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
5,772
Year formed
1982
Most recent tax filings
2020-06
NTEE code, primary
Description
Reading Health System includes Reading Hospital, a 647-bed acute care hospital in West Reading and Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital, a facility in Spring Township, featuring a 50-bed skilled nursing unit and a 62-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit.
Also known as...
Fka Reading Health System; Chestnut Hill Hospital; Phoenixville Hospital; Reading Health System; Brandywine Hospital; Pottstown Hospital

Program areas at Tower Health

Operating room: chestnut hill hospital surgical department provides surgical services to the community in both an inpatient and outpatient setting. These services include bariatrics, ent, gastroenterology, gynecology, orthopedics, pain management, plastics, podiatry, pulmonology, thoracic, urology, vascular and general surgery. Total surgeries for fy20 were 3,602. Jennersville hospital provides surgical services to the community in both an inpatient and outpatient setting. Surgical procedures include but are not limited to the following specialties: ent, general surgery, gastroenterologic, gynecological, ophthalmology, urologic and vascular surgical procedures. Total surgeries for fy20 were 2,017. Pottstown hospital surgical services department provides emergency, urgent and elective surgeries to the community on an inpatient and outpatient basis. Emergency cases can be done 24 hours a day, 365 days a year - patients needing a higher level of care can be transferred to tertiary centers in the area. Pottstown hospital offers general, orthopedic, vascular, spine, ent, maxillofacial, plastic, ob/gyn, ophthalmologic, urologic and podiatric surgery. Total surgeries for fy20 were 5,586.
Emergency care: brandywine hospital emergency department provides emergency, urgent and primary care services to the community "24/7/365", regardless of ability to pay. Brandwine hospital also provides immediate access through its emergency department to all specialty services. Emergency room visits for fy20 were 23,973. Chestnut hill hospital emergency department provides emergency, urgent and primary care services to the community "24/7/365", regardless of ability to pay. Chh provides immediate access through its emergency department to all specialty areas. Chh remains committed to their goal of seeing patients in 30 minutes or less. Emergency room visits for fy20 were 35,927. Jennersville hospital emergency department provides emergency, urgent and primary care services to the community "24/7/365", regardless of ability to pay. Jennersville hospital also provides immediate access through its emergency department to all specialty services. Emergency room visits for fy20 were 13,960. Phoenixville hospital emergency department provides emergency, urgent and primary care services to the community "24/7/365" regardless of ability to pay. Phoenixvile hospital also provides immediated access through its emergency department to all specialty services, from surgeons to all areas of specialty care. Phoenixville hospital had "24/7/365" on-call consultants for pediatric emergecy cases through nemours which ended 2/9/20. This service now transitioned to two affiliated hospitals. Local ems providers rely on phoenixville hospital for on-going medical education. Emergency room visits for fy20 were 20,239. Pottstown hospital emergency department provides emergency, urgent and primary care services to the community. The emergency department is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and serves patients from berks, montgomery and chester counties. The pottstown hospital emergency department is the second busiest emergency department in montgomery county. There is a full complement of specialty services provided at the local and/or tertiary level with our system hospital in reading. Emergency room visits for fy20 were 36,130.
Radiology/oncology: chestnut hill hospital radiology department provides imaging services to the community in both an inpatient and outpatient setting. These services include but are not limited to pet scans, ultrasounds, cat scans, mris, nuclear medicine, interventional radiology, and mammograms. Chestnut hill hospital provides free screenings throughout the community and offers financial assistance for mammograms via funds received at local charitable events hosted/sponsored by chh. Total imaging procedures/scans for fy20 were 79,904. Phoenixville hospital oncology services department provides medical oncology and radiation therapy services to the community. Phoenixville hospital provides charity services to their service area who meet their charity policy guidelines. Targeted therapies in their recently renovated infusion suite selectively affect only the cells related to a particular cancer, causing less damage and fewer side effects to surrounding non- cancerous cells and body systems than traditional chemotherapy drugs. Phoenixville hospital actively participates in a number of preventive and treatment clinical trials through the cancer trials support unit (ctsu). Total procedures for fy20 were 12,838. Pottstown hospital cancer center provides inpatient, outpatient and infusion services to oncology patients in the community. The pottstown hospital cancer center offers a robust service line inclusive of medical and radiation oncology with rapid arc technology with their linear accelerator and cyberknife capabilities. The pottstown hospital cancer center is a five time recipient of the american college of surgeons council on cancer outstanding achievement award. There are only 4 cancer centers in the country who have achieved this distinction. Total procedures for fy20 were 8,040.

Form 990s for Tower Health

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-18990View PDF
2019-062020-08-27990View PDF
2018-062019-12-27990View PDF
2017-062018-05-14990View PDF
2016-062017-10-03990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Tower Health

Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOANS$1,421,466
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...and 9 more federal grants / contracts

Financials for Tower Health

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$26,465,365
Program services$469,793,290
Investment income and dividends$9,373,520
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$4,676,635
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$20,778,617
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$2,961,814
Total revenues$534,049,241

Personnel at Tower Health

NameTitleCompensation
Clint MatthewsPresident and Chief Executive Officer$0
P Sue PerrottyInterim TH President and Chief Executive Officer
Stephen TullmanChief Executive Officer Phoenixville$514,275
 Subscribe to viewChief Executive Officer Brandywine$384,736
 Subscribe to viewVice President Chief Operating Officer Pottstown$314,004
...and 15 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$534,049,241
2020
Yearly growth
-10.9%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$742,766,413
2020
Yearly growth
6.8%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$1,916,208,118
2020
Yearly growth
7.3%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
5,772
2020
Yearly growth
11.6%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
PO Box 16052
Reading, PA 19612
Metro area
Reading, PA
Website URL
towerhealth.org/ 
Phone
(484) 628-8000
Facebook page
readinghospital 
Twitter profile
@readinghosp 
IRS details
EIN
23-2201344
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1982
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
E22: Hospital, General
NAICS code, primary
622: Hospitals
Parent/child status
Central organization