For Immediate Release
Cristie Kerr Women’s Health Center, Radiology Center
Opens At Jersey City Medical Center
Both the Cristie Kerr Women’s Health Center and the new Radiology Center have opened their doors on the Jersey City Medical Center campus (377 Jersey Avenue at Grand, Skinner Memorial Drive in Jersey City).
Named after the world’s number one women’s golfer (according to 2010 rankings), the Cristie Kerr Women’s Health Center offers breast cancer screening programs including free mammograms and education to women with or without insurance.
Equipped with state-of-the-art digital mammography equipment, The Cristie Kerr Women’s Health Center marks the first full-service facility in the Hudson County area providing detection, healing, support and recovery services.
The Radiology Department at Jersey City Medical Center was recently awarded a three-year term of accreditation from the American College of Radiology (ACR). The ACR peer-reviewed evaluation recognizes Jersey City Medical Center for its outstanding commitment to high quality patient care in its radiology department in the field of Magnet Resonance Imaging (MRI).
The new medical building here also includes the recently opened pharmacy, Balance Center, Outpatient Rehabilitation Center and Comprehensive Spine Institute, in addition to private physician practice offices.
Cristie Kerr is a passionate breast cancer activist, having witnessed her mother, aunt and godmother battle the disease. In 2004, she founded the non-profit organization Birdies for Breast Cancer with a mission to raise funds and awareness.
Patients for either the Cristie Kerr Women’s Health Center or Radiology Department can call a centralized, toll free scheduling number to make appointments at 877-393-5374.