Veterans’ Access to Healthcare Expanded to New Bridge Medical Center
Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco was joined by Senator Cory Booker; Congressman Bill Pascrell; Congressman Josh Gottheimer; New Bridge Medical Center President and CEO Deborah Visconi; Associate Director of VA New Jersey Health Care System John Griffith; members of the Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and Bergen County veterans at the medical center to announce it is has officially been designated a Veteran’s Choice facility by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
County Executive James Tedesco said “Through our new partnership, 35,000 veterans and their families can now get treatment closer to home, helping us reach more veterans and support the VA’s mission. It is truly a win-win for all”
Senator Cory Booker
New Bridge Medical Center CEO Deborah Visconi said the collaboration will promote creating innovative ideas and solutions to ” enhance the Veterans health care experience in their community.
“We stand ready, willing and able to serve those who have served us.”