Inspira Medical Center Vineland Celebrates 10 Years of Providing Quality Patient-Centered Care
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, NJ (August 7, 2014) – Inspira Health Network is celebrating the ten year anniversary of the opening of Inspira Medical Center Vineland on August 8, 2014, marking a decade that has seen incredible growth in services and technologies.
“The opening of Inspira Medical Center Vineland in 2004 set a foundation that has allowed us to bring new services, specialists and advanced technologies to the community that previously would not have been possible,” said John DiAngelo, president and CEO of Inspira Health Network. “Our Vineland-based medical center is an accredited, award-winning facility that offers community members high quality care and services close to home.”
The 262-bed, 441,000-square-foot facility, which employs approximately 1,700 people, was built to consolidate the health system's former Bridgeton, Vineland and Millville hospitals and to provide one, state-of-the-art medical center for the region.
In 2004, Inspira Medical Center Vineland opened its doors with an expanded emergency department, a state-of-the-art cardiac catheterization laboratory and units dedicated to women’s and children’s services. For those having outpatient surgery, the new medical center provided one convenient location for blood work, imaging studies and an anesthesiologist meeting.
Since its opening on August 8, 2004, Inspira Medical Center Vineland has noted several milestones, including:
The staff at Inspira Medical Center Vineland has received several awards and recognitions, some of which include Magnet® Designation for nursing excellence, ISO 9001:2008 certification through DNV Healthcare for achieving quality objectives based on international standards, and several Beacon Awards for excellence in critical care.
“We are very proud of the growth and accomplishments we have made at Inspira Medical Center Vineland over the past ten years,” said Elizabeth Sheridan, R.N., M.A., chief operating officer of Inspira Medical Center Vineland and chief nursing executive. “Our dedication to improving the health and wellness of the communities we serve remains our top priority and as a network with three medical centers and more than 60 locations we look forward to continued growth.”
Since the opening of Inspira Medical Center Vineland, the hospital has recorded:
As a part of Inspira Health Network, Inspira Medical Center Vineland currently has partnerships with Nemours/Alfred i. DuPont Hospital for Children in Delaware for pediatric services, Fox Chase Cancer Center Partners for tertiary level cancer care, and Capital Health for neurological care.
About Inspira Health Network
Inspira Health Network is a charitable nonprofit health care organization formed in November 2012 by the merger of South Jersey Healthcare and Underwood-Memorial Hospital. The network, which traces its roots to 1899, now comprises three hospitals, four multi-specialty health centers and a total of more than 60 locations. These include outpatient imaging and rehabilitation centers; urgent care; numerous specialty centers, including sleep medicine, cardiac testing and wound care; home care and hospice; and more than two dozen primary and specialty physician practices in Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem counties.
Together with its medical staff of more than 1,100 physicians and other care providers, as well as more than 5,000 employees, Inspira Health Network provides evidence-based care to help each patient achieve the best possible outcome. Clinical and support staffs are focused on providing quality care in a safe environment. For more information about Inspira Health Network, call 1-800-INSPIRA.