A S.J. group of knitters is teaming up with Cooper University Health Care to help women diagnosed with breast cancer. As affiliates of Knitted Knockers, volunteers are create hand-knitted prosthetic breasts for women who have undergone mastectomies or other breast procedures.
As part of a community outreach project, sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students at St. Anthony of Padua in Camden donated several dozen handmade “heart hug” pillows. The pillows will be given to hospitalized children at Cooper.
On April 2, 2018, several family members of organ donors joined Cooper University Health Care staff and representatives from NJ Sharing Network to raise a special “Donate Life” flag high above Cooper in recognition of April’s Donate Life Month.
To meet the growth in the number of patients seeking surgery, today Cooper University Health Care opened eight new operating rooms including a special suite for vascular procedures, increasing its total number of operating rooms system-wide to 38.
Cooper University Health Care and Inspira Health Network announced that they have formed a joint venture to completely integrate cardiac services called Cardiac Partners.