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MedSitter in-room cart with monitor and camera

We are introducing a new virtual patient observation system at Doylestown Hospital that will allow us to continuously monitor patients who may be at risk for falls.

woman on safari looking through binoculars
Doylestown Health's Travel Medicine Program safeguards your health and helps you make the most of your trip.
Woman is holding her chest near the heart | Doylestown Health
Chest pain should always be taken seriously and examined by a physician as an emergency. But when it's determined not to be a heart attack, it could be a GI condition with similar symptoms.
senior man and wife looking at a document
Learn about the advance directive, why it's important for adults of all ages, and how to get started creating one.
Philips Ambient Experience
Our MRI suite offers the latest in MRI technology, capturing clearer, sharper images and making your exam experience comfortable and quick.
Vector image of stomach and intestine
Everyone over age 45 should have a colonoscopy. Learn how colonoscopy screening can save your life!
Woman in restaurant refuses the offered salt | Doylestown Health
Are you one of the nine out of every 10 Americans who take in more than the recommended daily amount of sodium? Learn about this dietary mineral that affects the heart, the importance of a lower sodium diet, and simple ways to manage your sodium intake.
hepatitis, physician, patient | Doylestown Health
Hepatitis has been in the news a lot lately. Learn the three main types of hepatitis and how you can protect yourself or get treatment. 
A surgeon performs robotic surgery | Doylestown Health
We have been an area leader in robotic surgery, and our capabilities continue to grow. The precision of robotic surgery is ideal for urology procedures, which require accessing the most confined and difficult to access locations in the body. Dr. Nathan Peffer gives us a look inside robotic urologic surgery at Doylestown Health.
Woman and Man smiling

Prostate cancer treatment may have cardiac side effects. Our Cardio-Oncology Program intervenes to care for a patient’s heart health.

Nurse using technology | Doylestown Health
Our nurses have shown adaptability in the face of health crises. For Nurses Month, we explore the often overlooked tech mastery needed to do their jobs.
Couple walking in the park on a sunny day | Doylestown Health
New medications are helping many people who have heart failure to feel better, spend less time in the hospital, and live longer.