‘Lifesavers Awards’ Celebrate EMS, ED Teams

Earlier this month, the hospital hosted the Lifesavers Awards to recognize the work of EMS, the Emergency Department, and other providers involved in the emergency care of patients. The event highlighted five teams for their efforts responding to specific patient emergencies, with awards presented by EMS and ED leadership. Patient Story #1 While on a […]


Bringing Bloodless Expertise to Nigeria and Japan

For 25 years, Englewood Health has been an international leader in patient blood management and bloodless medicine and surgery. Two of its pioneers—Sherri Ozawa, RN, the clinical director of the Institute for Patient Blood Management and Bloodless Medicine and Surgery at Englewood Health, and Aryeh Shander, MD, former chief of the department of anesthesiology, critical […]


Dept of Medicine’s Dr. Corina Cristescu and Dr. Phillip Kanemo Receive ‘You Make the Difference’ Award

At the recent “You Make the Difference” award ceremony, Corina Cristescu, MD, Hospitalist/Clinical Educator, and Phillip Kanemo, MD, Medical Resident, were recognized by colleagues in Nursing for making a difference to their patients, co-workers, and the Englewood Health community. Dr. Cristescu was nominated by Yu Wen, RN, 2 Kaplen. In her nomination, Yu wrote, in […]


Dr. V. Merle McIntosh Honored by City of Englewood

At the October City Council meeting in Englewood, Dr. V. Merle McIntosh, Chief of Breast Surgery at Englewood Health and a breast cancer specialist at The Lefcourt Family Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center, was honored for her work in breast cancer prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment. Currently, Dr. McIntosh is a site principal investigator of […]


Medical Staff Recognition Dinner 2019

The annual Medical Staff Recognition Dinner was held on October 30 at Rockleigh Country Club. Several hundred members of our medical staff came out for the event. Steven Weisholtz, MD, Infectious Disease, was named the recipient of the Medical Staff Distinguished Service Award. Jonathan Shammash, MD, Director of Medical Education and Senior Associate Residency Program […]


American College of Cardiology Recognizes Englewood Hospital for Joining Nationwide Effort to Improve Cardiac Care

The American College of Cardiology is recognizing Englewood Hospital as an industry leader for taking part in its nationwide quality improvement program designed to help facilities provide high-quality patient care and improved outcomes for their heart patients. “Participating in national registries with the American College of Cardiology allows us to monitor the quality of our […]


“The Birth of Bloodless” Film Coming October 3-4

Englewood Hospital will host three screenings of The Birth of Bloodless: The Englewood Experience, a one-hour documentary film that chronicles the 25-year history of our bloodless medicine program. These screenings are open to medical staff and employees (not open to the public). Thursday, October 3 | 7 PM – 8 PM Friday, October 4 | 7 […]


Englewood Receives Healthgrades Excellence Awards for OBGYN and Labor & Delivery

For the fourth consecutive year, Englewood Hospital has received two Healthgrades Excellence Awards for women’s health: Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award, which recognizes exceptional clinical outcomes while caring for women during labor and immediately after delivery of their newborn, as well as women undergoing gynecologic procedures. Labor and Delivery Excellence Award, which recognizes exceptional care […]