Parsippany’s Temple Beth Am Sisterhood Donates Nearly 100 Toys to Chilton Hospital’s Pediatric Clinic 12/05/2012
On Monday, Dec. 3, the “Annual Sisterhood Membership Dinner for Temple Beth Am” asked its sisterhood members to bring toys for Chilton Hospital’s Pediatric Clinic. Some 96 toys were gathered by the Parsippany faith-based organization and delivered the next day. Pictured displaying the donations are Temple Beth Am’s Bayla Kolton (left) and Alice Guss of Lake Hiawatha with Chilton Community Outreach /Interim Foundation Director Joan Beloff. Not pictured is Chilton Human Resources Director Deborah Meier, who helped organize the event. This generous donation was part of Chilton’s annual “Pediatric Clinic Toy and Clothing Drive.” A total of 117 families with 250 children will receive gifts donated by community organizations and Chilton employees. Donations are accepted up to Dec. 10. For more information, call (973) 831-5165.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is a four-time recipient of the HealthGrades Specialty Excellence Award in Stroke, and Five-Star Rated for Stroke Care, the highest possible, for six years in a row. It is also Five-Star Rated for Joint Replacement and Total Knee Replacement for 2012. Chilton’s many services include minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery, a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, a Pain Management center, the Sleep Health Institute, the Comprehensive Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the MotherBaby Center, an American Diabetes Association-recognized diabetes education program and a weight loss surgery program. Chilton has recently embarked on a $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, The Breast Center and the Total Joint Center. The hospital is located at 97 West Parkway in Pompton Plains, NJ 07444. For more information about Chilton's facilities and services, or to find a doctor by name, specialty, or location, please visit www.chiltonhealth.org or call 1-888-CHILTON.