Virtua Health & Wellness Center opens in Moorestown
The eagerly anticipated Virtua Health & Wellness Center at 401 Young Avenue in Moorestown is scheduled to open the doors of its Health Fitness Center on December 3, 2012. Other Health & Wellness Center services will open as the month progresses. This Center is the result of Virtua’s initiative to improve the community’s access to healthcare services in South Jersey and the region, adding to existing Virtua services in Burlington County that include Virtua Memorial hospital in Mt. Holly, Virtua Marlton hospital, outpatient services and a rehabilitation center.
“Helping people be well, get well and stay well is Virtua’s mission,” said Richard P. Miller, Virtua President & CEO. “This Center will be a destination for wellness, diagnosis, care and treatment. Everything has been designed to focus on the needs of the community, while maintaining a one-stop destination for medical and wellness services.”
The Virtua Health & Wellness Center – Moorestown includes an Urgent Care Center that provides timely and convenient treatment of minor, unexpected injuries and illnesses; a fitness center with the latest weight training and cardio equipment, four pools and an array of fitness classes; Virtua in Motion physical therapy and rehabilitation; outpatient nutrition and diabetes management programs; physician offices providing an array of services including primary care, orthopedics and cardiology and a vir tú spa.
The Center will also offer cardiac rehabilitation, diagnostic radiology and women’s imaging services such as mammography and ultrasound. The Center also houses a grab-and-go café and conference space.
Virtua’s Access Center and Patient Navigators are able to schedule physician and diagnostic appointments, register for wellness programs and classes and provide a complete patient itinerary to guide them easily through the process. The Virtua Health & Wellness Center – Moorestown provides the residents of Burlington County with easy access to their physicians, medical treatments, fitness and personal services all on one campus and all close to home.
As one of New Jersey’s largest health systems, Virtua helps people be well, get well and stay well through a comprehensive range of health care services. Services are delivered through three health and wellness centers, three fitness centers, four acute care hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices with more than 240 physicians, urgent care centers, seven ambulatory surgery centers, home health services, two long-term care and rehabilitation centers, 12 paramedic units and a wide range of outpatient services. A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers almost 8,000 babies a year. Virtua also provides employment and wellness services to 1,700 businesses and corporations. An innovator in clinical and information technology such as electronic medical records, Virtua is recognized for its ground-breaking partnerships with GE Healthcare
, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
and the Fox Chase Cancer Center
. It is the official orthopedic provider for the Philadelphia Flyers
. Virtua employs more than 8,400 people and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley for seven consecutive years. It is the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation. For more information, visit www.virtua.org