Month: May 2016

Child-Friendly Playroom Opens in Surgical Access Center

May 23, 2016

Children now have a place of their own to relax and play while waiting for their loved one to come out of same-day surgery. The newly renovated playroom in the Surgical Access Center offers a tree-shaped bookshelf and a leaf-shaped table, a floor-to-ceiling glass wall that also serves as a marker board for creative play,…

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Thank You to Our Nursing Excellence Award Sponsors

May 23, 2016

Earlier this month, we celebrated the 2016 Nursing Excellence Awards, honoring 21 nurses for their outstanding contributions to excellence in patient care. The awards are sponsored by generous donors to The Cooper Foundation to assist the winners with education and training. We are thankful to our donors for their contributions and for recognizing the important…

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A Salute to The Cooper Foundation Women’s Board Committee

May 23, 2016

It was 1919 when a volunteer Auxiliary of community women came together to support the work of the caregivers at Cooper Hospital. Since then, the Auxiliary has grown to become the Women’s Board Committee of The Cooper Foundation and has raised millions of dollars for the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper as well as other…

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Cooper Red Hot Gala raises $1.6 million – Courier Post

May 4, 2016

May 4, 2016 posted by Courier Post Staff The Cooper Foundation held its sixth annual Cooper Red Hot Gala on April 8 at Vie in Philadelphia. More than 1,000 people attended the event, which raised more than $1.6 million for the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper, the only state-designated acute-care children’s hospital in South Jersey. Continue…

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Burlco Woman Named Cooper Nurse of the Year

May 4, 2016

Twenty-One Nurses Honored During 2016 Nursing Excellence Awards CAMDEN, N.J.— Burlington County resident Jeanette A. “Nettie” Trotman, RN, BSN, was named Nurse of the Year tonight during the 2016 Nursing Excellence Awards hosted by The Cooper Foundation and Cooper University Health Care. Trotman, who lives in Riverton, N.J., is the nurse coordinator for Cooper’s Audubon…

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