September 20, 2023

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Recognizes Exceptional Leader

Mountainside Medical Center is proud to announce Tim Dixon as the Leader of the Month for his remarkable dedication, leadership, and outstanding contributions to the organization. Tim Dixon, who has been a dedicated member of the Mountainside team for over 25 ...

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August 29, 2023

Breast is Best! The Latch of Life - Why we celebrate National Breastfeeding Month

“Mothers and babies form an inseparable biological and social unit; the health and nutrition of one group cannot be divorced from the health and nutrition of the other.” -World Health Organization August is National Breastfeeding Month, a time to...

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August 29, 2023

Great Save - Hans Legaspi, RN

Here at Mountainside Medical Center, we strive to provide quality patient care. One of the many ways we’re able to do so is by advancing the technologies, techniques, and medications utilized throughout the facility.  On August 10, at 10:13 a.m. Han...

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August 23, 2023

Mountainside’s Care Award - Yvonne Peaten

The Care Awards were implemented here at Mountainside to celebrate team members who demonstrate exemplary service, excellence, and dedication in their roles while embodying one or more of our core beliefs: Creative, Courageous, Connect, Compassionate, and Coll...

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August 10, 2023

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Now Pronounces You: Mr. & Mrs. Michael Aron

On August 1, 2023, a heartwarming event unfolded at Mountainside Medical Center, showcasing the remarkable compassion and dedication of the hospital staff. Michael Aron, 77, found himself admitted to the medical center due to health complications.  Whi...

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June 29, 2023

Hernia Awareness Month

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, over five million people in the United States suffer from hernias annually.  Of these five million, only 15% seek out medical treatment to resolve their diagnosis. Many hernias are not life-threateni...

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June 19, 2023

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Honors June Care Award Recipient

Mountainside Medical Center named Amanda Scelfo, APN, as the Care Award recipient for June. Mountainside Medical Center’s Care Award is a monthly award that focuses on recognizing team members whose behaviors and attitudes best exemplify our five beliefs...

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March 15, 2023

Mock Code Stroke

Mock code stroke drills are essential components of training programs that prepare healthcare providers to respond effectively in emergency situations. These drills simulate stroke scenarios that allow the code stroke team to practice skills including, stroke ...

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February 23, 2023

Beyond the Hospital’s Four Walls

On the way to visit her family in Florida on an October day, Regina Angeletti, RN, was in for a plane ride she will never forget. A nervous flyer, she boarded her plane, and prepared herself for the approximately 3-hour flight from New Jersey to Miami.  ...

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July 26, 2022

Mountainside Medical Center and Montclair EMS Partner to Recreate “Code-Stroke” Scenario

On July 14, 2022, Mountainside Medical Center partnered up with Montclair EMS to simulate a “code stroke,” or the process for patients coming to the hospital experiencing a stroke.  Simulations are tools used to replicate real life scenarios i...

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