Latest Hackensack University Medical Center North at Pascack Valley Stories

2008-09-27 15:00:00

By MARY JO LAYTON and LINDY WASHBURN, STAFF WRITERS Bergen County doesn't need another hospital and adding one will seriously harm existing hospitals in the area, according to a report commissioned by The Valley Hospital and Englewood Hospital and Medical Center.

2008-09-19 15:00:53

By MARY JO LAYTON, STAFF WRITER Two Bergen County hospitals - but none in Passaic -- rank among the top 10 percent of hospitals statewide in key areas of treatment, according to a report released Wednesday.

2008-08-18 15:00:00

By LINDY WASHBURN, STAFF WRITER A private equity firm wants to invest $80 million to reopen Pascack Valley Hospital in Westwood as a 128-bed community hospital in partnership with Hackensack University Medical Center. Legacy Hospital Partners Inc.

2008-08-18 12:00:55

Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) announced that an application has been filed with the state Department of Health and Human Services for a Certificate of Need allowing for the transfer of ownership of all of the former Pascack Valley Hospital licenses to a joint venture to be formed by HUMC and Legacy Hospital Partners, Inc.

2008-07-23 15:01:19

By LINDY WASHBURN, STAFF WRITER The emergency room at the former Pascack Valley Hospital in Westwood will open on Oct. 1, its new owners said Monday.

2008-07-15 15:00:00

By LINDY WASHBURN, STAFF WRITER Touro University College of Medicine will delay its opening at least a year to 2010 after failing to attain accreditation with the agency that approves medical schools.

2006-11-02 15:00:54

By LINDY WASHBURN, STAFF WRITER Hackensack University Medical Center and Pascack Valley Hospital are negotiating a merger that will allow the financially ailing Westwood institution to stay open as a full-service hospital.

2006-11-01 18:00:38

WESTWOOD, N.J., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with Pascack Valley Hospital (PVH) to acquire the hospital from Well Care Group, Inc. The acquisition is expected to be completed in early 2007.

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