May 30, 2019

Drexel University and Tower Health Evaluating Physician Group Merger

The Philadelphia Inquirer reports Drexel University and Tower Health have signed a letter of intent to explore integration of their physician practice plans.  Drexel University and Tower Health, employing 230 and 505 physicians, respectively, currently operate under a 20-year academic affiliation agreement , and the parties previously announced plans to open a four-year branch campus for Drexel’s College of Medicine at Reading Hospital, Tower’s flagship hospital.