Assemblywoman Alison McHose Takes Tour of Chilton Hospital 02/11/2013
Assemblywoman Alison Littell McHose (R-24 Franklin) took a tour of Chilton Hospital on February 5. She is pictured third from right at The Breast Center, which recently underwent a $1.6 million renovation to provide a warmer, more comfortable experience for the more than 15,000 women it serves each year. Assemblywoman McHose is joined by (l to r) Business Partner Zainab Shivji; Radiologic Technologist Carol Foy; Senior Mammographer Nicolina Bush; Lead Mammographer Lynn Case; and President and CEO Deborah K. Zastocki, DNP, RN. The 24th Legislative District is one of 40 in New Jersey, and includes 30 municipalities in Morris, Sussex and Hunterdon Counties.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is the first hospital in New Jersey to received Pathway to Excellence designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Chilton recently embarked on a $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, The Breast Center and the Total Joint Center. It is also 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. In addition, Chilton is also Five-Star Rated for Joint Replacement and Total Knee Replacement for 2012. Chilton’s many services include a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, the Sleep Health Institute, the Comprehensive Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the MotherBaby Center a weight loss surgery program and minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery. 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.