Abington Memorial Hospital

Abington Memorial Hospital

The five-story, 360,000-square-foot Lenfest Pavilion opened in late 2005 to meet the growing needs of our community. Abington Memorial Hospital (AMH) is the flagship 665-bed, regional referral center and teaching hospital, which has been providing comprehensive, high-quality services for almost 100 years. AMH offers comprehensive healthcare services at a level not often found in a community hospital; some of our key services include: The Pilla Heart Center including The Porter Institute for Valvular Heart Disease, The Rosenfeld Cancer Center, the Orthopaedic & Spine Institute, Neurosciences Institute with a comprehensive Stroke Center, Muller Center for Senior Health, and The Institute for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, as well as the most advanced robotic and minimally invasive surgical techniques. Abington serves as the only trauma center in Montgomery County, treating more than 100,000 patients annually in the Emergency Trauma Center. AMH also delivers more than 5,000 babies each year and partners with The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in inpatient pediatric care and surgery. Lansdale Hospital (LH) is a 125-bed, acute care hospital that provides a range of inpatient and outpatient healthcare services. The conveniently located facility includes an Emergency Department, the Orthopaedic & Spine Institute, Acute Rehabilitation services, a Sleep Center and a Wound Care Center. AMH has a strong educational mission and sponsors five residency programs – in family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, general surgery and dentistry. In addition, the hospital provides postgraduate medical education in affiliation with several area medical schools. AMH is affiliated with The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Students have access to the Wilmer Memorial Medical Library, located in the Dixon Building, across the street from the hospital’s Widener Building entrance. It includes a full library of medical and nursing books and journals as well as a computer laboratory with MEDLINE, an on-line data retrieval of medical articles and Internet connections.

The Abington Memorial Health Center, Schilling Campus, located in Willow Grove, PA 19090, is the current location for the Abington Memorial Hospital Dixon School of Nursing, the School of Radiologic Technology and medical technology. This campus serves as a major satellite of the hospital, offering outpatient healthcare services, medical and administrative offices, and conference and educational facilities.

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The Abington Memorial Hospital School of Nursing and School of Radiologic Technology are equal opportunity institutions. They do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status in their educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs and other institutionally administered programs.

If you have questions about Abington Memorial Hospital Dixon School of Nursing, please call 215-481-5500 or email AMH-dixonson@abingtonhealth.org