Monthly Archives: May 2018

Deborah Receives Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Deborah has received the American Heart Association’s Get With the Guidelines® Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes Deborah’s commitment to ensuring heart failure patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines founded… Read more

Clinical Research Trial Shows Promising Results

Initial results from the Radiance HTN study, one of Deborah’s clinical research trials, were released today at a professional meeting in Paris. Kintur Sanghvi, MD, Deborah’s Associate Medical Director of Interventional Cardiology, who has served as the Principal Investigator on… Read more

Deborah Appoints New Anesthesiology Chair

Deborah has named Muhammad Muntazar, MD, Chair, Department of Anesthesiology. Dr. Muntazar completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Brown University – Carney Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, and an Anesthesiology Residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York. He also completed… Read more

Deborah Receives Healthgrades Awards

Deborah received the 2018 Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades. This award places Deborah in the top 15% in the nation for positive overall patient experiences. The Healthgrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ recognizes hospitals that provide an overall outstanding patient… Read more

Philadelphia Magazine Names Top Docs

Five Deborah physicians were selected as Top Docs by Philadelphia Magazine: Renee Bullock-Palmer, MD, Attending Cardiologist and Director of the Women’s Heart Center; Cara Garofalo, MD, Attending, Pediatric Cardiology; Shuping Ge, MD, Chair, Pediatric Cardiology; William Hirsch, DO, Chair,… Read more

Pemberton Township High School Students’ Service Project

Deborah welcomed students from the Pemberton Township High School Medical Arts Academy, for a Saturday morning service project. The students raked, mulched, and planted flowers in the Hospital’s interior Siemens Garden. Students from the high school’s Medical Arts Academy have… Read more

Deborah Names Nurses of the Year

During this year’s nursing week ceremony, Deborah recognized the nominees and winners of the Nurses of the Year Award. This year’s winners were Whitney Oster, RN, Unit Coordinator of the Year; Jeanette Maxwell-Spaeth, RN, Patient Care/Nursing Assistant of the Year;… Read more

Deborah Appoints New Radiology Chair

Deborah Heart and Lung Center announces the appointment of Neil Roach, MD, as Chair, Department of Radiology. Dr. Roach received his Medical Degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his Diagnostic Radiology Residency at St. Luke’s/Roosevelt… Read more