PATERSON, NJ [JULY 15, 2009]- St. Joseph's Healthcare System (SJHS) in New Jersey is proud to announce the opening of the new DePaul Ambulatory Care Center at St. Joseph's located on the St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center/St. Joseph's Children's Hospital campus at 11 Getty Avenue in Paterson, NJ.
The new center, conveniently located just off Route 80 at Exit 58A, offers state-of-the-art facilities for outpatient adult and pediatric subspecialty services including The Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Center, the Alfiero and Lucia Palestroni Birth Defects Center, The Regional Craniofacial Center, Pediatric and Adult Neurology, as well as Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery, Orthopedics, and more.
The DePaul Ambulatory Care Center at St. Joseph's is part of the Healthcare System's $250 million expansion and renovation investment project at both St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center/St. Joseph's Children's Hospital in Paterson, NJ and St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital in Wayne, NJ. The construction project will meet the growing demand for inpatient and outpatient care at both campuses.
A Blessing and ribbon cutting was held recently to celebrate the opening of the facility. Pictured are (left to right): William A. McDonald, President and Chief Executive Officer, SJHS; Gloria Kunze, Vice President of Operations, SJHS; Sister Maryanne Campeotto, SC, Vice President for Mission, SJHS; Sister Rosemary Smith, SC, Chairperson, Board of Trustees, SJHS; Sister Janet Lehman, Ph.D., SC, Member, Board of Trustees, SJHS; and Father Martin Rooney, Director for Mission, SJHS.