Rendering of the new Emergency Dept Nurses stationBe Our Hospital’s Hero! Emergency Department Renovation Project

The Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Emergency Department Renovation Project is driven by the growing needs of our region. In this unprecedented time, our community hospital was at COVID-19 ground zero. During the pandemic, Bergen County had some of the highest numbers of COVID-19 cases. Every hospital in our area has suffered financial hardship due to the pandemic, and we are no exception. This health crisis made it clear that we needed to expand our Emergency Department to treat highly infectious diseases and still manage mental health emergencies. Given the highly contagious nature of COVID-19, we need to separate the COVID-positive patients from the patients without COVID or its symptoms and accommodate the increased volume of patients suffering from mental health and substance use epidemics fueled by the pandemic.

Donate Online

Project Goal: To provide enhanced functionality and improve access to lifesaving emergency medical and mental health and substance use disorder treatment services by renovating approximately 1200 SF of existing space in the current footprint of the Emergency Department and approximately 12,000 SF of space in the Behavioral Health Division to add a new Behavioral Health Emergency Department walk-in entrance, registration area, and triage area.

We will enhance and expand our emergency capabilities to meet our diverse communities’ growing needs with your support.

The Foundation

Consisting of volunteers from many professions and walks of life, the one thing they all have in common is their commitment and concern for the patients, long term care residents and diverse communities served by Bergen New Bridge Medical Center. 

For more information about The Foundation, contact:

Executive Director
RoseMary Klie
201.225.7674
RKlie@newbridgehealth.org

Foundation Leadership

Deborah Visconi
President and CEO of Bergen New Bridge Medical Center

RoseMary Klie
Executive Director

Foundation Executive Officers

John Cosgrove – Chair
Thomas Favorito – Vice Chair
Richard Colloca
 – Treasurer
Jeffrey Carney, Esq. – Secretary

Foundation Trustees

Laura Genovese Behrmann
Rob Brown
Serge Dumay, MD
Tom Eastwick
Jacqueline Fitzmaurice
Dan Greco
Donna Italiano
Nicholas Laganella II
Nancy Mueller, MD
Anthony Paradiso
Brent Pohlman

Tony Rose
Robert Tillsley
Lou Weiss

Interested in becoming a member of the Foundation?

Please email foundation@newbridgehealth.org

You Make Difference

Be Our Hospital's Hero: Donate to the Emergency Department Renovation Project.

Donate

Donate with Amazon Smile: Donate when you shop at Amazon with the Amazon Smile Program! You shop. Amazon gives. Amazon Smile supports the Foundation.

Donate with Amazon Smile

Our website uses cookies

This website uses cookies to give you the very best experience. Your continued use of this site is considered permission by you to use cookies in this manner. Please review our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use for more information about the data we collect and the types of cookies we use. Please note, if you link off our website to a 3rd party site of any kind, that website has its own terms and conditions.