Leaders worried 3 Chester County hospitals at risk of closing

Leaders of county and state medical societies are worried that Tower Health may shut down three Chester County hospitals if they can't find a partner to sell. Tower Health says they are making good progress in financial turnaround efforts and their board of directors is reviewing multiple indications of interest.

COVID-19 vaccine shipments begin in historic US effort

​Initially, about 3 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine were expected to be sent out, and the priority is health care workers and nursing home residents as infections, hospitalizations and deaths soar in the U.S.

Pennsylvania hospital beds filling up amid virus surge

Pennsylvania’s top health official, Dr. Rachel Levine, said Thursday she’s worried about modeling that shows the state will run out of intensive care beds this month. More than 85% of the state’s ICU beds are occupied amid an enormous statewide spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations this fall.