The Valley Hospital’s David F. Bolger Emergency Department First and Only in Bergen County to Earn Prestigious Emergency Nurses Association Lantern Award

July 15, 2019

The Valley Hospital’s David F. Bolger Emergency Department has been selected as a recipient of the Emergency Nurses Association’s 2019 Lantern Award for demonstrating exceptional and innovative performance in leadership, practice, education, advocacy and research. 

The Lantern Award showcases Valley’s accomplishments in incorporating evidence-based practice and innovation into emergency care. Emergency departments are also encouraged to share stories that highlight a commitment to the care of their patients, as well as the well-being of nursing staff. The award serves as a visible symbol of Valley’s commitment to quality, safety and a healthy work environment.

“We are thrilled to be a recipient of the Lantern Award,” said Derrick Lieb, Director, The Valley Hospital’s David F. Bolger Emergency Department. “To be one of only 28 emergency departments in the nation to receive the 2019 award is a testament to our department’s commitment to clinical excellence, innovation and high-quality, patient and family centered care.”

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