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Chestnut Hill Hospital workers ask: You want us to travel how far for health care?

August 8, 2018

By Staff

Jeanette Oakley, a secretary at Chestnut Hill Hospital, can’t believe the health-care plan her new employers are proposing.

The plan being offered by Tower Health, which acquired Chestnut Hill Hospital last fall, doesn’t appear to have any “in-network” doctors in Philadelphia. Sure, Oakley could get her blood drawn at Chestnut Hill, but if she wanted to see an actual doctor, she’d have to pay more. And Chestnut Hill doesn’t have a pediatric unit or a maternity ward.

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