Reading Hospital supports meaningful community outreach through various programs, sponsorships, in-kind donations, and volunteering.
Community Outreach Programs
Knowledge can be a powerful tool in maintaining your health. That is why Reading Hospital, your partner in wellness, is committed to providing a variety of programs that educate community members and promote healthy lifestyles while empowering them to improve their overall health.
Our Community Outreach Programs include:
Reading Hospital's Speakers Bureau is a FREE service provided by highly-qualified physicians, nurses, and other hospital staff who provide information and insight on a number of health care topics that will increase the community's knowledge of health care services and procedures, disease prevention, overall wellness, careers, etc.
Popular topics include, but are not limited to:
- Heart Health
- Sleep Apnea
- Mental Health
- Caregiver Wellness
- Advance Directives
Reading Hospital staff have participated in numerous health fairs at local schools, businesses, and community organizations. We are happy to work with you to provide educational information or health screenings that are important to your target audience.
Reading Hospital encourages organizations and community members to contact the Community Wellness Department about local fairs, festivals, and events where our staff would be able to provide information or screening services to event attendees.
Reading Hospital provides the public with opportunities to receive health screenings which promote early detection of medical problems and promotes healthy lifestyles.
These screenings include, but are not limited to:
- Blood Pressure Screening
- Body Mass Index
- Skin Cancer
Note: Screening services do not replace standard medical appointments, but are meant to supplement physician visits.