AtlantiCare was among the first hospitals in New Jersey to begin distributing COVID-19 vaccines to physicians and staff today. A link to video and interviews from the first clinic is here.
Fifty-five AtlantiCare healthcare heroes received their first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine during the clinic at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center (ARMC) Atlantic City Campus today.
They included individuals who work in the Emergency Department, Critical Care, Pharmacy, Environmental Services, Psychiatry, Trauma, and many other areas of the hospital.
Those who work at ARMC’s Mainland (Pomona) and Atlantic City campuses, its Satellite Emergency Department in Hamonton, and AtlantiCare’s 12 Urgent Care sites in southern New Jersey will be among the first to get the shot as AtlantiCare continues its vaccine clinics.
AtlantiCare is an integrated healthcare system based in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, whose more than 6,000 staff, providers and volunteers serve the community in more than 100 locations in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May and Ocean counties of southern New Jersey.
Its vision of building healthy communities together drives its mission of making a difference in health and healing, one person at a time, through caring and trusting relationships.
A Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award winner, AtlantiCare was also included in Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work. AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center was the 105th hospital in the nation to attain the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Magnet™ designation in 2004 and earned redesignation in 2008, 2013, in 2018.
Learn more at atlanticare.org or 1-888-569-1000.