Ocean Medical Center Association Marks Hospital's 29th Anniversary with Cocktail Reception Fundraiser

Contact:Donna Sellmann, Public Relations Manager
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Ocean Medical Center Association Marks Hospital's 29th Anniversary with Cocktail Reception Fundraiser

The Ocean Medical Center Association trustees are sponsoring a special cocktail reception to celebrate the hospital's twenty-ninth anniversary. The reception will honor Ginny Horner, R.N., M.A., liaison for joint replacement at Ocean Medical Center, and Robert A. Monaco, M.D., a radiologist at Ocean Medical Center.

The anniversary celebration will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, September 19 at The Crystal Point, River Road, Point Pleasant. There will be an open bar and cocktail-style hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Tickets are $75 per person, with proceeds benefiting the Emergency Services expansion project at Ocean Medical Center. Dress is business casual.

For more information, contact Ann Metnick, committee co-chairperson, at 732-458-8157.

About Ocean Medical Center
Standing out as a premier medical center along the Jersey Shore, Ocean Medical Center is home to exceptional talent, state-of-the-art technologies, and a growing medical campus, all surrounded by a community that offers quality of life for individuals and families of all ages. Ocean is a 281-bed non-profit community hospital located in Brick, New Jersey that provides health care programs and services in all major medical disciplines. Some key services include designation as a Primary Stroke Center; brain lab and neurological surgery; DaT Scan and advanced imaging technology; general, thoracic, and vascular surgery; comprehensive cancer care and radiation therapy technologies; a Joint Commission accredited orthopedic program; one of the nation's most advanced cardiac catheterization laboratories and cardiac services; maternity, Acute Care of the Elderly, and critical care services. The Medical Center has begun a four-level Master Facility Plan that will transform the campus through an $82 million project that sets a foundation for future decades of growth. The main component of the project is a new 44,300 sq. ft. Emergency Department. The Medical Center features Magnet award winning nurses who work in collaboration with the medical staff, and is a System Partner, along with the other Meridian Health facilities, with the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Ocean Medical Center also operates the state's first Satellite Emergency Department in Point Pleasant, called the Ocean Care Center. The Medical Center has grown tremendously since opening in 1984 and is well positioned to evolve and respond to the changing community and health care landscape.