Hahnemann Hospital announced that they will permanently close in early September 2019. Community
Behavioral Health (CBH) is aware that in-network providers who are geographically close to Hahnemann Hospital often send members to their emergency room (ER) for medical clearance. CBH is recommending that providers who refer to Hahnemann Hospital identify a new ER within the next 14 days to ensure members have access to care when in need of a medical clearance.
All CBH providers working with members who receive care at Hahnemann Hospital should educate
members about the hospital’s upcoming closure, discuss alternatives to Hahnemann’s emergency
department, and help them find alternate sources of medical care.