Media Relations

We love to share our stories, such as how we help those with knee problems walk again and how we deliver more than 8,000 babies year. Our media relations department can also quickly connect you with healthcare experts.

Media Contact

A media specialist is on call 24-hours a day, 365 days a year for reporters on deadline and for late-breaking news. If you need to reach us after business hours for an urgent matter, call the operator at (856) 248-6200 and ask to have the media specialist on call paged. 

Peggy Leone 
Director, Media Relations
(856) 355-0821 


Press Release Boilerplate

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, two ambulatory care centers, three fitness centers, three acute care hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices with 287 physicians plus 87 additional practitioners, urgent care centers, 11 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 more than 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 and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Virtua employs more than 8,700 people and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation. For more information, visit or