WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 8, 2:00–4:00 pm (media is invited from 2:00–3:00 pm)
WHAT: Bryn Mawr Hospital, part of Main Line Health, will be hosting a Holiday-themed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) reunion celebration. Families who have had babies treated in the hospital’s NICU will be in attendance for this fun-filled celebration, featuring face painting, arts and crafts, a visit from Santa, refreshments and more.
WHY: The reunion celebration is being held in honor of families and former patients (graduates) of the Bryn Mawr Hospital’s NICU.
WHO: Families and former patients, neonatologists, physicians, nursing staff, therapists and volunteers of the Bryn Mawr Hospital NICU will be in attendance. Santa will also visit the families and staff in attendance.
WHERE: Bryn Mawr Hospital, Warden Lobby, 130 South Bryn Mawr Avenue, Bryn Mawr, Pa.
Bryn Mawr Hospital, a member of Main Line Health, is a 319-bed, not-for-profit acute-care teaching hospital dedicated to helping the community stay well ahead on the path to life-long health. Bryn Mawr Hospital has earned Magnet® designation for the third time for its superior nursing staff. The Hospital has been nationally recognized by Press Ganey, Truven Health Analytics, The Joint Commission and other health care ratings organizations for its outstanding quality of patient care. Bryn Mawr Hospital has been named among the top ten hospitals in the Philadelphia metro area in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals, and is ranked as high-performing in four specialties: geriatrics, gastroenterology & GI surgery, orthopedics and urology. Bryn Mawr Hospital’s Neuro-Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (NCICU) has also received the 2015–2018 American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) 2015 silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence for the second time. The Hospital offers a full range of services, including cancer care, orthopedic care, cardiovascular care, maternity care, bariatrics, neurovascular and a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, all aided by a dedicated team of health care professionals and innovative technology such as the da Vinci® Surgical System’s robotic technology and RIO Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System. Through Bryn Mawr Hospital’s collaboration with the Jefferson Neuroscience Network, the university-affiliated Neurovascular Center offers rapid access to advanced diagnostics and treatment options for stroke care. Bryn Mawr Hospital has also collaborated with Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children to include round-the-clock pediatric care for the pediatric inpatient unit and in the pediatric emergency department with additional board-certified emergency medicine physicians.
Mary Kate Coghlan
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