April 18, 2015 |
Bryn Mawr Hospital announced plans Thursday for a $200 million modernization of its campus, including a five-story, 203,000-square-foot patient pavilion with 12 operating rooms and 72 private patient rooms. Bryn Mawr will have 250 inpatient rooms after the project is completed. That is about the same number it uses now. "It's a historic modernization project that takes us to the next chapter for this hospital and this community, but it is clearly on the inpatient side, not a growth strategy," said Andrea Gilbert, president of the hospital.
July 3, 2015 |
Mary Milus Yoh, 78, of Haverford and Key Largo, Fla., the matriarch of the Yoh family and an active volunteer and philanthropist in the Philadelphia region and in Florida, died Sunday, June 28, of congestive heart failure at her Key Largo home. Mrs. Yoh, whose father worked for the DuPont Co., grew up in Delaware and attended Duke University, where she met Harold L. "Spike" Yoh. The two married after she graduated in 1959, and started a family in California. They settled on the Main Line in 1963 to raise their five children.
June 1, 2012 |
Main Line Hospitals Inc. has agreed to pay the federal government $1.03 million to resolve allegations that it submitted improper claims to the Medicare program between Jan. 1, 2004, and Feb. 28, 2011, for evaluation and management services that were not allowable for payment, said the U.S. Attorney's Office in Harrisburg. Main Line Line Hospitals owns and operates Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital, and Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District in Pennsylvania had jurisdiction because Medicare provider claims are processed by Novitas Solutions Inc., formerly Highmark Medicare Services, in Camp Hill.
February 26, 1989 |
Katherine Matthews Quinn, 90, a registered nurse at area hospitals for nearly 40 years, died Sunday at Bryn Mawr Hospital. She was a resident of the Main Line for most of her life. Born in South Philadelphia and orphaned as a child, Mrs. Quinn moved to Wayne in the early 1900s to live with her aunt. A graduate of St. Katherine of Siena High School in Wayne, she studied nursing at Misericordia Hospital in Philadelphia. After earning her nursing degree, Mrs. Quinn attended graduate school in Manhattan.
September 27, 1998 |
Lee Sumner Worrilow, 72, of Ardmore, former director of public relations at Bryn Mawr Hospital, died Sunday at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania from injuries suffered in a fall at his home. Mr. Worrilow served as director of public relations at the hospital for 25 years until retiring in 1992. He began his career in merchandising in New York and Philadelphia. He also worked for the former John Rich Co. in Philadelphia, a fund-raising organization, before joining Bryn Mawr.
July 7, 1999 |
John E. Strang Sr., 79, a retired cardiologist, died of a heart attack Thursday at his home in the Dunwoody Village retirement community in Newtown Square. Dr. Strang, a longtime resident of Bryn Mawr, began practicing medicine in 1951 and was a partner for most of his career in Cardiology Consultants Ltd., which had offices at Bryn Mawr Hospital. He retired in 1992. He served as chief attending cardiologist at Bryn Mawr Hospital from 1972 to 1980 and was president of the hospital's medical staff from 1975 to 1977.
October 8, 1994 |
Neil Buckley, 78, the Haverford School coach who holds the national high school record for career wrestling victories, died yesterday at Bryn Mawr Hospital after suffering an apparent heart attack. Mr. Buckley taught at the Haverford Lower School for 48 years, and coached the high school wrestling team for 47. He retired from teaching six years ago. "Neil was one of the most loved people I'd ever seen," said Joseph Healey, the headmaster at Haverford. "He was a legend, and he was an institution at Haverford.
May 24, 2015 |
Patricia Bell Cuddy, 54, of Rosemont, a mother and active volunteer, died Saturday, May 16, of cancer at Bryn Mawr Hospital. A marketing employee for Subaru, she retired in 2000 to raise her two children and become active as a volunteer for various groups and institutions. She made a mark as a volunteer at the Shipley School in Rosemont, head of school Steve Piltch wrote in a letter posted May 18 on its website. "Bright, committed, and compassionate, Tricia approached everything she did with courage and grace.
April 26, 2013 |
Harry Joseph Wolfington, 74, of Bryn Mawr, who operated a Volkswagen dealership in Philadelphia and worked in the auto business for many years, died Saturday, April 20, of complications of a stroke at the Hospice of Palm Beach County, Fla. Mr. Wolfington, whose family had been in the automotive business since the early 20th century, owned and operated Hill Volkswagen on Ridge Avenue in Philadelphia's Roxborough section in the 1970s and 1980s....
May 31, 1995 |
Jean L. Young, 74, of Gladwyne, a volunteer for Wheels Inc. for more than 36 years and well known in the Philadelphia area for her volunteer work, died Monday at Bryn Mawr Hospital. As a volunteer driver for Wheels Inc., Mrs. Young transported sick and disabled patients to and from hospital appointments. She also did volunteer work on Bryn Mawr Hospital's cancer floor and, for many years, at the Presbyterian Hospital. In 1985, she was honored with a special tribute from the United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania for her volunteer efforts.