SJEH Sets 100th Anniversary Plaque
A plaque honoring the 100th anniversary of St. John's Episcopal Hospital was unveiled on Friday, April 28, 2006. More than $129,000 was raised for the plaque from among the community and the Hospital's staff and physicians. The funds are dedicated to the renovation of St. John's Emergency Department, which had nearly 30,000 patient visits in 2005. Attending the unveiling ceremony were (from left to right): Susan Kimmel, Community Advisory Board; S. Madhusoodanan, MD, Psychiatry attending; Nat Etrog, Director, Community Mental Health Center; Jim Murphy, Aramark; Pauline Francis, Community Advisory Board President; Maccy Paley, Development Board; Renae Carr, Volunteers Director; Luis A. Hernandez, Chief Executive Officer; Margaret Carpenter, Board of Managers, Episcopal Health Services Inc.; Allan Ullman, Development Board; Gilbert Makabalik MD, Surgery Chairman; Daniel Leibowitz, Vice President, Hunter Ambulance; Glenn Hirsch, Chief Operating Officer; Jaime Te, MD, Surgery attending; and Eric Matza, Vice President, Development.