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Sandra Sgambati                                         Cynthia Valentino
201-894-3386                                           201-894-3486
Sandra.Sgambati@ehmc.com                    Cynthia.Valentino@ehmc.com

For Immediate Release

Smiles for the Child Life Program Thanks to Gooney Birds Donation

Pictured from left to right:
Joe Johnson, Senior Commandant Gooney Bird Detachment; Michelle Brauntuch, M.S., CCLS, Child Life Specialist; Al Frater, Commandant Gooney Bird Detachment

The Child Life Program at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center was the proud recipient of a $1,500 donation by the Gooney Bird Detachment,

Marine Corps League of Bergen County. The Child Life Program provides parents and children with services that aim to improve the patient experience at the Medical Center.

 
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.