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About Reading Hospital

Fast Facts about Reading Hospital

Located in Berks County, Pennsylvania, Reading Hospital is the Magnet Recognized acute care flagship hospital of Tower Health, the largest hospital system between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, Pa.

Named one of U.S. News & World Report’s top 10 hospitals in Pennsylvania.

Designated as one of America's 50 Best Hospitals three years in a row.

A state leader in surgical volume with more than 13,700 annual procedures.

In 2022, Reading Hospital –

  • treated more than 103,000 people in its emergency room
  • delivered nearly 3,200 babies
  • provided more than 1,016,000 outpatient services
  • had more than 33,000 inpatient admissions

Designated by the PA Department of Human Services as an Opioid Use Disorder Center of Excellence.


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Reading Hospital is a 714-bed hospital that is home to many top-tier specialty care centers, including Reading HealthPlex, Tower Health Transplant Institute, McGlinn Cancer Institute, Miller Regional Heart Center, Emergency Department, Level I Trauma Center and Beginnings Maternity Center, which houses the region's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

Community wellness programming centered on improving the health of Berks County and beyond.