Schuylkill Medical Center East Norwegian Street

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Not-for-profit
Hospital type: General medical and surgical
Number of Beds: 126
Parent system: Schuylkill Health System

Statistics

Admissions: 5,314
Inpatient surgeries: 1,514
Outpatient visits: 120,233
Emergency room visits: 21,769
Births: 0
Number of Beds: 126

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Birthing room*
  • Elderly/disabled (Skilled nursing care*)
  • End-of-life services (Pain management*)
  • Hospitalists
  • Infection isolation room
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Partial hospitalization*)

Outpatient

  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Chemotherapy
  • Dental services
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter*
  • Geriatric services
  • Home health services*
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Child/adolescent services*, Consultation, Geriatric services and Outpatient care*)
  • Sleep center*
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Sports medicine*
  • Substance-abuse programs
  • Women's health center
  • Wound management services

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Cancer services
  • Patient support groups

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs
  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Diagnostic radioisotope facility
  • Electron beam CT
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Single photon emission CT
  • Ultrasound

* At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 3
Registered nurses: 76
Licensed practical nurses: 32
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 56
Licensed practical nurses: 15
Faculty Personnel: NA

* At many hospitals, physicians and dentists are not on staff. They are paid as faculty by a medical school or through other arrangements

This information was provided by the American Hospital Association. Find out more about AHA data products at www.ahadata.com.

Data last updated July 2013


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