Opens Toms River RespAcute™ Center
(Tallahassee, FL / October 26, 2008)
Meridian Healthcare Group, Inc. ("Meridian") has entered into an agreement
with Green Acres Manor to develop and operate a RESPACUTE™ sub-acute
ventilator program in Toms River, New Jersey. Green Acres Manor is a 185 bed
skilled nursing facility and accredited by the Joint Commission.
"The Toms River RESPACUTE ™ center will join Meridian’s network of New
Jersey facilities that include sites in Englewood, South Plainfield, Summit,
Newton, Lawrenceville, Iselin, and Toms River. Meridian’s RESPACUTE™ program
is an innovative approach in the care of patients that require long-term
mechanical ventilation. Meridian has been shaping the future of respiratory
care for over four decades and we are pleased to have the opportunity to
develop a RESPACUTE ™ center in Toms River, said Tom R. Futch, Meridian
President & CEO.”
Meridian Healthcare Group, headquartered in Tallahassee, Florida, is a
nationally recognized leader in the field of pulmonary medicine providing
services to patients in forty states.
As one of the largest providers of contract therapy and disease state
management in the United States, Meridian has built a national network of
clinical programs in hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, outpatient
clinics, homecare centers, polysomnography laboratories and respiratory
Shaping the future of Respiratory Care!