Rockaway Dialysis Centre Opens!
Staff, patients, doctors, invited guests and community members celebrated its official opening on Monday, April 22nd, with live jazz music, champagne and colorful food at the center, which sported red, white and silver balloons for the occasion.
Visitors were given a full tour of the expansive multi-level facility, which features a large, comfortable dialysis treatment area as well as processing, staff and support areas.
“After the storm there’s a strong feeling of rebuilding of businesses (in Rockaway),” said Bair.
Added newly appointed Nurse Manager Jim Bulva, “What really attracted me was the community outreach here.”
The opening and ribbon cutting ceremony was hosted by Dr. Olusegun Ogunfowora, Dr. Polina Khanina and Dr. Abiola Familusi. Their guest of honor was Emblem Health Medical Director Dr. Joseph Zeitlin.
The Rockaway Dialysis Centre is open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 4 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.