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For Immediate Release: August 4, 2015

AtlantiCare, Jefferson® Neuroscience Network Stroke Summit
to feature regional experts

The AtlantiCare Neurosciences Institute and the Jefferson Neurosciences Network will host their fifth annual Stroke Summit September 10 at the Golden Nugget® Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Designed for physicians, nurses, allied health providers, pharmacists, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, case managers, radiology technologists and first responders, the summit will feature experts from AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center; Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ; Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, in Philadelphia, PA; and Riverside Methodist Hospital, in Columbus, OH. Experts will discuss topics related to advances in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of stroke and other neurological diseases. More than 250 attendees are expected.

About the AtlantiCare Neurosciences Institute
AtlantiCare’s Neurosciences Institute is based at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Atlantic City Campus. The team uses the most advanced technology to diagnose and treat stroke and stroke-like syndromes and other neurological disorders of the brain and spine 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services has designated ARMC City Campus, Atlantic City, a comprehensive stroke center, and ARMC Mainland Campus, Pomona, a primary stroke center. AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center has earned the Gold Seal of Approval™ from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers.

About the Jefferson Neuroscience Network
The AtlantiCare Neurosciences Institute at ARMC is a member of the Jefferson Neuroscience Network. Through this collaboration, Jefferson and ARMC provide some of the most sophisticated care and expertise available to patients with time-sensitive neurovascular diseases. ARMC Atlantic City Campus is a comprehensive stroke center, utilizing leading-edge clinical protocols for the detection and treatment of stroke and other neuroscience disorders, and has access to the latest clinical trials.

For more information or to register, visit http://www.atlanticare.org/stroke. To find an AtlantiCare physician or provider, call the AtlantiCare Access Center at 1-888-569-1000, visit www.atlanticare.org or find AtlantiCare on Facebook at www.facebook.com/atlanticare.

Media Contacts:
Jennifer Tornetta, (O) 609-569-7010, (C) 609-335-3446, jennifer.tornetta@atlanticare.org
Betsy Woerner, (O) 609-748-7539, (C) 609-385-6361, betsy.woerner@atlanticare.org



AtlantiCare is an integrated system of services designed to help people achieve optimal health. It includes AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, AtlantiCare Health Engagement, the AtlantiCare Foundation, and AtlantiCare Health Services. Its more than 5,221 employees and more than 700 physicians serve the community in nearly 70 locations. A 2009 Malcolm Baldrige Award winner, AtlantiCare was also included in Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2010. ARMC became the 105th hospital in the nation to attain status as a Magnet™ designated hospital in March of 2004 and was redesignated a Magnet™ hospital in 2008 and 2013.

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