Virtua welcomes its first babies of the new year
Little Max and Jack Buckman (pictured, left) burst into the world at 4:12 and 4:14 a.m. on January 1 to become the first babies of the New Year born at Virtua Voorhees. The twins were born to Catherine and Scott Buckman of Mt. Ephraim.
At Virtua Memorial, Eva Marie Corsanico was born at 5:06 a.m. on January 1 to parents Holly and Tommy Corsanico of Delran (pictured, right).
Virtua delivers more than 7,600 babies annually and is a state-designated Regional Perinatal Center, providing the highest level of care for mothers and babies. Virtua is recognized for its care of women, children and babies and delivers more babies than any other healthcare organization in the region.
Virtua is South Jersey’s leading provider of obstetric and gynecologic care for women of all ages, from routine, yearly gynecological exams, menopause counseling and pregnancy care to specialized services for treating infertility, uterine fibroids and gynecologic cancer. Services include Women’s Health, Maternity (obstetrics), Neonatal Intensive Care (neonatology), and High-risk pregnancy care (maternal-fetal medicine).
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