Grand View Hospital Receives Donation for Neonatal Care
|(November 7, 2012) Sellersville, PA – The Brick Tavern Inn of Quakertown donated $1,850 to Grand View Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). The special nursery is a Level II NICU equipped with advanced medical technology used in the care of sick and premature newborns. The restaurant made the donation by setting aside 10 percent of its sales as part of its “Charity Tuesdays” held in September. “More people dined in the restaurant during the fundraiser, showing the community’s support of Grand View’s neonatal program,” Marcia Short, general manager of the Brick Tavern said. Grand View’s Clinical Coordinator of Maternity Susan Minio, RN and Director of Development David Alderfer provided Short with a private tour of the NICU.
“Grand View has the only NICU in the community. Donations like this help us provide an extra level of care that keeps these newborns near their parents,” Minio said. The NICU is staffed by neonatologists of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and specially trained
Marcia Short, general manager of The Brick Tavern Inn presents Grand View Hospital’s clinical coordinator of maternity Susan Minio, RN, a donation for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Grand View nurses. It is equipped for monitoring breathing, administering intravenous medications, maintaining body temperature, assisting with feeding, and other special care.
Grand View Health Foundation’s annual giving campaign is underway. Donors may direct gifts to the NICU or any area of the hospital of their choice. All annual gifts are used to support patient care. Learn more about the campaign and how to participate by visiting www.gvh.org
or contacting David Alderfer at 215-513-3938
or by emailing him at DAlderfer@gvh.org.
About Grand View Hospital
Grand View Hospital, Bucks County’s first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive health care services since 1913. Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care – particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopaedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Learn more about Grand View by visiting www.gvh.org.