About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center


2010 Press Releases



Sandra Sgambati

For Immediate Release

Special Holiday Visit from Santa and Friends Helps Spread Cheer

Pictured from left to right: Joe Johnson, Senior Commandant Gooney Bird Detachment; Denise Winker, a member of our Clinic staff, Santa Claus; and Al Frater, Commandant Gooney Bird Detachment.

Englewood, NJ December , 2010 – Patients, visitors and staff were delighted to welcome Santa Claus to Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (englewoodhospital.com). Accompanying Santa this year were members of the Gooney Bird Detachment of the Marine Corps League. Together, they helped kick off the annual Toys for Tots drive at the Medical Center where patients, employees and visitors generously donate toys to help spread holiday cheer to those in need.

About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center provides patients with the highest level of compassionate care through a broad range of state-of-the-art clinical programs and the most advanced treatments and diagnostic services. It is renowned for its bloodless medicine and surgery program, cardiac and vascular programs and its leadership in breast care, oncology and joint replacement services. Through its affiliation with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Mount Sinai Consortium for Graduate Medical Education, this thriving, acute-care and community teaching hospital trains medical residents in a variety of disciplines, including internal medicine, critical care medicine, surgery, pediatrics, podiatry, and pathology.  Englewood Hospital is home to a Vascular Fellowship Program that has trained a generation of world-class vascular surgeons.  Additionally, many members of the medical staff at Englewood Hospital serve as faculty members at Mount Sinai. Englewood Hospital has earned numerous accreditations from the Joint Commission and other organizations and is among the six percent of hospitals nationwide honored with the prestigious Magnet nursing award, a distinction that has been earned twice by its nursing staff.