The Valley Hospital

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The Valley Hospital
The Valley Hospital (logo).jpg
Geography
Location 223 N. Van Dien Ave,
Ridgewood, New Jersey, United States
Services
Standards JCAHO
Emergency department Yes
Beds 451
Links
Website http://www.valleyhealth.com
Lists Hospitals in the United States

The Valley Hospital is a 451-bed, acute-care, not-for-profit hospital in Bergen County, New Jersey. Valley staff includes more than 1,100 physicians, 3,700 employees and 1,800 volunteers.

In 2013, Valley recorded 49,244 admissions, 75,016 emergency department visits and 3,199 births.[1]

The Valley Hospital is part of Valley Health System, which also includes Valley Home Care and Valley Medical Group.

Healthcare Services[edit]

Services available[2] at The Valley Hospital include:

  • The Valley Heart and Vascular Institute
  • The Bolger Emergency Department
  • The Blumenthal Cancer Center
  • The Total Joint Replacement Center
  • The Valley Hospital Breast Center
  • The Center for Childbirth (including a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)
  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine services
  • Pediatrics (including a pediatric emergency room and developmental pediatrics)
  • The Neuroscience Center of Excellence
  • The Same-Day Services Center
  • The Valley Fertility Center
  • The Center For Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery
  • The Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery
  • The Center for Sleep Medicine
  • The Gamma Knife Center
  • Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU)

Locations[edit]

Main Hospital Campus (223 North Van Dien Ave., Ridgewood)[edit]

The Valley Hospital’s main campus houses the hospital’s inpatient medical/surgical services and emergency department, as well as cardiovascular, orthopedic, oncology, mother/baby and neurology services.

Luckow Pavilion (1 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus)[edit]

The Robert and Audrey Luckow Pavilion is home to the George R. Jaqua Same Day Services Center, the Daniel and Gloria Blumenthal Cancer Center, the Valley Hospital Fertility Center and the Valley Health Pharmacy.[3]

Kraft Center (15 Essex Road, Paramus)[edit]

Support offices for The Valley Hospital, Valley Home Care and Valley Medical Group, as well as the department of Maternal-Fetal Medicine,[4] are located at The Dorothy B. Kraft Center.

Kireker Center for Child Development (505 Goffle Road, Ridgewood)[edit]

The Center for Child Development offers care for children with special needs, including developmental pediatrics, rehabilitation therapy, audiology services, feeding therapy, autism programs and more.[5]

555 Route 17 South, Paramus[edit]

The Valley Hospital Health and Fitness Center,[6] Sports Institute and Mobile Intensive Care Unit are located at a satellite office on Route 17 South in Paramus, N.J.

Awards[edit]

Valley is the recipient of numerous awards and distinctions, making it one of the most honored healthcare organizations in New Jersey.[7] Recognitions include Healthgrades 5-star ratings in various specialties; an "A" for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group; and a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures distinction from The Joint Commission, among others.

Notable donations[edit]

In 2008, Valley announced a $30 million pledge by philanthropist David Bolger. The gift is thought to be the largest-ever single donation to a hospital in New Jersey.[8][9]

Expansion[edit]

The hospital is acquiring properties for expansion.[10] Those plans have rejected twice by Ridgewood's planning board leaden the hospital ask a court to intervene.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Valley Hospital http://www.valleyhealth.com/valley_hospital_default.aspx |url= missing title (help). Retrieved 8 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "The Valley Hospital". Retrieved 10/1/2014.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. ^ "The Robert and Audrey Luckow Pavilion". Retrieved 2014-09-09. 
  4. ^ "Contact Us". Retrieved 2014-09-09. 
  5. ^ "Kireker Center for Child Development". Retrieved 2014-09-09. 
  6. ^ "Directions to the Health and Fitness Center". Retrieved 2014-09-09. 
  7. ^ "Award-Winning Care". Retrieved September 2, 2014. 
  8. ^ Curran Kleinman, Maureen (June 16, 2008). "The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ, Announces Historic $30 Million Gift". Reuters. Retrieved 2009-07-13. 
  9. ^ Coutros, Evonne (June 16, 2008). "Valley Hospital gets $30 million gift". The Record. Retrieved 2009-07-13. [dead link]
  10. ^ http://www.northjersey.com/news/valley-hospital-buying-up-string-of-properties-near-its-ridgewood-site-1.671045
  11. ^ http://www.northjersey.com/news/ridgewood-s-valley-hospital-sues-over-rejection-of-expansion-project-1.1102356

Coordinates: 40°59′01″N 74°06′03″W / 40.9837°N 74.1008°W / 40.9837; -74.1008