Press Release

For Immediate Release
Nov 6, 2012
Contact : Robert Cavanaugh, Public Affairs Manager  
732-751-3451
rcavanaugh@meridianhealth.com

Meridian Health Hospitals Back to Full Power After Hurricane Sandy

 

Neptune, NJ - Meridian Health Hospitals (Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, and Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin) are back to full power and have resumed elective and non-urgent procedures. Meridian Life Fitness in Point Pleasant and Brick are open along with the Ocean Care Center in Brick, The Jane H. Booker Family Health Center, Pediatric Specialty Care and the Faculty Practice/Brandywine in Neptune. Also, Meridian Fitness and Wellness in Hazlet is open, but with limited hours due to the curfew in town.

About Meridian Health
Meridian Health (www.meridianhealth.com) is a leading not-for-profit health care organization in New Jersey, comprising Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, and Meridian Partner Companies that include home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, ambulatory care, ambulance services, and outpatient centers. Meridian Health has consistently been rated among the top performing health systems in New Jersey for clinical quality, is one of the FORTUNE "100 Best Companies to Work For", and is the recipient of numerous state and national recognitions for patient care and nursing excellence, including the distinction of being the first health system in the country to receive Magnet designation for nursing.