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2011 Press Releases

Contact: Maria Margiotta
201.894.3524
Maria.Margiotta@ehmc.com

For Immediate Release

Drive Against Prostate Cancer
Prostate Screening

Pictured from left to right:  Englewood Hospital and Medical Center welcomed Jazz Foundation of America members Maurice McIntyre, Chuck Ferrugia, Roy Campbell, Michael Max Fleming, Laurence Ridley, and Craig Haynes at the recent prostate cancer screening event.

Englewood, NJ, September 23, 2011 – In recognition of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (englewoohospital.com) recently hosted a  free prostate cancer screening event. Over 140 men from our neighboring communities participated in this year’s con fidential screening. The event was held at The Englewood Field Club and in partnership with the Drive Against Prostate Cancer, the nation’s only free mobile prostate cancer program.

 
About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
 
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center provides the highest level of compassionate, patient care and safety through a broad range of advanced clinical programs, 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 acute-care and community teaching hospital trains medical residents in many disciplines, including internal medicine, critical care medicine, surgery, pediatrics, podiatry, and pathology.  Its Vascular Fellowship Program has trained a generation of world-class vascular surgeons.  Additionally, many members of Englewood Hospital’s medical staff serve as faculty at Mount Sinai. Englewood Hospital has earned numerous awards and accreditations from the Joint Commission, J.D. Power and Associates, HealthGrades, and other organizations.  Englewood Hospital is among the six percent of hospitals nationwide honored by the American Nurses Credentialing Center with the prestigious Magnet™ status, the highest recognition for nursing excellence - a distinction earned three consecutive times by our nursing staff.