“Health care is changing and so are we – Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus – a new name, a new era,” reads the first sign indicating the historic change. The sign, placed today above the emergency entrance, will be followed by the changing of all the other KMC signs around the hospital.
In January, Barnabas Health announced its plans to merge Kimball Medical Center in Lakewood with Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch to create an integrated, regionalized, two-campus partnership.
As of May 1st, all newborn deliveries were diverted to area hospitals. [TLS]