Press Release

For Immediate Release
Mar 17, 2017
Contact : American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), Magnet Recognition Office  
866-588-3301 (toll free)
magnet@ana.org

Public Invited to Comment on Magnet® Re-Designation at Meridian Health Hospitals at Open Forums

 

Neptune City, NJ - Meridian Health was designated as a Magnet organization in 1998, 2002, 2006 and 2012 by the ANCC Magnet Recognition Program®. This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In March 2017, Meridian Health is applying for re-designation.

Patients, family members, staff, and interested parties who would like to provide comments are encouraged to do so at open forums with ANCC Magnet® appraisers. Forums will take place at the following date, time, and location:

Friday, March 24, 2017

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Jumping Brook Country Club (210 Jumping Brook Road, Neptune City, NJ 07753)
**This session is for Bayshore Community Hospital and Riverview Medical Center

Friday, March 24, 2017

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Jumping Brook Country Club (210 Jumping Brook Road, Neptune City, NJ 07753)
**This session is for Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Ocean Medical Center, and Southern Ocean Medical Center

These forums are intended for appraisers to hear community stakeholders’ perspectives on how Meridian Health is integrated in the community, how the health care needs are addressed, and how the community recognizes the value of nursing to the community.

All are invited to attend.