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2010 Press Releases

Sandra Sgambati                                       Cynthia Valentino
201-894-3386                                           201-894-3486
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For Immediate Release

Englewood Hospital Bloodless Program Honored for Heroic Efforts in the Healthcare Industry

Pictured from left to right: Rebecca Kahane, Area Director of Bayada Nurses, Sherri Ozawa, RN, Clinical Director of the Institute, Aryeh Shander, MD, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center Executive Medical Director of the Institute, and Jim Albano, Vice President, Healthcare Services with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey.

Englewood, NJ July 14, 2010 – Englewood Hospital and Medical Center’s Institute for Patient Blood Management & Bloodless Medicine and Surgery is the recipient of NJBIZ Magazine’s 2010 HealthCare Hero Award. The Institute was selected for this honor in the Education Hero-Organization category of the magazine’s awards program, which recognizes institutions that have displayed heroic actions in the healthcare industry. The award was bestowed at a recent ceremony hosted by NJBIZ Magazine at The Palace in Somerset, NJ.

For more information about Englewood Hospital and Medical Center’s Institute for Patient Blood Management & Bloodless Medicine and Surgery, click here.

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.