Dr. Timothy O’Donnell Receives Chilton Hospital’s ‘Physicians We Admire’ Award|
Timothy O’Donnell, D.O., FCCP, CHCQM, is named the recipient of Chilton Hospital’s “Physicians We Admire” award. He is a pulmonologist with a private practice in Lincoln Park, NJ. Dr. O’Donnell is the chairman of Chilton’s Intensive Care Committee, physician member of the Patient Safety Team and a previous member of the hospital’s Executive Committee.
The quarterly Physicians We Admire award was created to provide Chilton Hospital staff the opportunity to recognize physicians that embrace the organization’s five shared values on a daily basis: collaboration, ownership, excellence, compassion and innovation. The award winner is also one who leads the health care team in delivering high quality, safe, personalized patient care.
“This award enables our nursing staff to recognize a physician who displays collaboration with our staff in the delivery of personalized, excellent care,” said Chilton Hospital Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer Joanne Reich, DNPc, RN, MA, NEA-BC. Our physicians are essential to the delivery of quality care, every day.”
About Timothy O’Donnell, D.O., FCCP, CHCQM
Dr. O’Donnell holds board certifications from the American Board of Internal Medicine: Pulmonary Disease (1992, 2002 and 2012), American Board of Internal Medicine: Critical Care Medicine (1993, 2003 and 2013), the American Board of Internal Medicine (1989) and the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review (2008). He completed his training from UMDNJ in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine from 1986 to 1992. Dr. O’Donnell earned his doctorate degree from UMDNJ in 1985 and bachelor’s degree from Fairfield University in 1980.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is Five-Star Rated, the highest possible by Heathgrades, for Total Knee Replacement and Heart Failure, for three years in a row and two years in a row, respectively. Chilton is also named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission for Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia and Surgical Care. Chilton’s reputation in the community has been built on personalized care and many close-to-home services including an Emergency Department, MotherBaby Center, Comprehensive Wound Healing/Hyperbaric Center and Sleep Health Institute. The hospital has nearly completed its $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, The Breast Center, Total Joint Center, Cancer Center and Surgical Services. The Chilton Health Network is continuously growing with satellite offices currently in Butler, Haskell, Hewitt, Pompton Plains and Wayne, NJ. Chilton Hospital is located at 97 West Parkway in Pompton Plains, NJ 07444. For more information about its facilities and services, or to find a doctor by name, specialty, or location, please visit www.chiltonhealth.org or call 1-888-CHILTON.