Hackensack Meridian Pascack Valley Medical Center marks accreditation of new ambulance

Hackensack Meridian Pascack Valley Medical Center celebrated a significant milestone recently with the accreditation of a new ambulance dedicated to enhancing emergency medical services for the community. The ribbon-cutting ceremony marked the official introduction of the state-certified vehicle, aimed at bolstering life-saving capabilities in Westwood.

“As a community hospital, Pascack Valley is committed to advancing health care accessibility and responsiveness,” Michael Bell, Pascack Valley Medical Center CEO, said. “Whether it’s through investing in state-of-the-art medical equipment, expanding our range of services or collaborating with local stakeholders, our focus remains squarely on enhancing the health and well-being of those we serve. This new ambulance represents our ongoing commitment to ensuring that the residents of Westwood have access to timely and effective emergency medical care.”

The new ambulance will strengthen Pascack Valley’s support under its mutual aid agreement with the Westwood Volunteer Ambulance Department, ensuring prompt emergency response for the residents of Westwood.