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Deborah Tops List of NJ Hospitals — Again

HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) is a standardized government survey instrument and data collection methodology for measuring patients’ perspectives of hospital care. One of the valuable benefits of the HCAHPS survey program is the ability to… Read more

Drug-Coated Balloon

Deborah’s team of Interventional Cardiologists have pioneered a new device at Deborah – the IN.PACT Admiral drug-coated balloon. Deborah is proud to be among the first hospitals in the area to offer this new minimally-invasive treatment for patients with peripheral… Read more

Targeted Medicine

Deborah is now using genetics testing to create “personalized medicine” for cardiac patients. As the first area hospital to move into this exciting new area, Deborah cardiologists can now tailor certain pharmacological treatments based on a patient’s DNA make-up. Focused… Read more

Lenape High Returns for Heart Challenge Win

Pemberton Township (Burlington Times Dispatch) – Lenape High School won the Deborah Heart Challenge for the 10th time in a row Sunday. Nine area high schools competed in the 17th annual competition at Pemberton Township High School. Vascular… Read more

17th Annual Deborah Heart Challenge and Art Competition

You’re cordially invited to join these area high schools for The 17th Annual Deborah Heart Challenge and Art Competition: Pemberton Township; Lenape; Shawnee; Cherokee; Seneca; Maple Shade; Moorestown Friends; Northern Burlington Regional; Cherry Hill West. Date Sunday, February 22, 2015… Read more

Routine Heart Screening Saves a Life

There is nothing scarier than going for a routine checkup and finding out you have a life-threatening condition That’s exactly what happened to Brigantine police officer Chris Hurst. He came to Deborah for a routine cardiac and pulmonary screening as… Read more

Deborah Tops List in Quality, Efficiency | (L)ed by Deborah Heart and Lung Center in Browns Mills, which received a bonus of 0.74 percent. It is one of only seven New Jersey hospitals that have received bonuses in all three years of the program and… Read more

Women’s Health Expo Returns Bigger and Better

MT. LAUREL, NJ – Leading Deborah physicians and clinicians will be on hand to serve hundreds of area women at The Enterprise Center at Burlington County College. Parking and admission to Deborah’s 5th Annual Women’s Expo is free, and will… Read more

Lynn McGrath, MD: “This has been gratifying work”

Deborah’s Lynn McGrath, MD, regarded as one of the world’s most experienced heart surgeons, recently completed an extraordinary career milestone with 12,000 surgeries. As Vice President of Medical Affairs, Dr. McGrath now mentors a rising generation of Deborah health innovators. Read more

Welcome to!

It’s an extraordinary privilege to lead the thousands of men and women who represent the Deborah family of medical professionals and volunteers. For nearly a century, this exceptional team has delivered an unmatched standard of care for the people we… Read more

Two New Cardiothoracic Surgeons Join the Staff

Browns Mills, NJ (October 16, 2014) – Joseph P. Chirichella, President and CEO, Deborah Heart and Lung Center, New Jersey’s only specialty heart, lung, and vascular hospital, has announced the appointment of Paul G. Burns, M.D., as new Chair of… Read more

The 1% Survivor: Bob Jones’ Deborah Patient Journey

Manahawkin resident Bob Jones has lived a full, rich, colorful life. And despite numerous set-backs over the years, nothing can dampen this 88-year olds spirits. Not being sunk when his destroyer was bombed off the coast of Okinawa during World… Read more