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14 August 2006 @ 04:51 pm
camden area hospitals?  
hi all. i'm changing doctors, and i'm just wondering if it's better to get a doc that would send me to our lady of lourdes, kennedy memorial, university medical center, virtua memorial in burlington, virtua west jersey in camden, marlton or vorhees?

our lady of lourdes seems like it'd be the most convenient, cause of the PATCO stop right there, but i'm not religious. in fact i get pretty darn uncomfortable wherever religion is involved.

another possible bump would be their accomodations to special diets. i'm vegan, and i get pretty sick if i ingest hidden animal products, and they just might not know that what they're serving might not be vegan. :-/

so yeah, if you have any input even if it doesn't answer my special diet question, please let me know. all information is good information.

x-posted to camden_nj and southjersey
 
 
 
a hardon for sophistryrelaxing on August 14th, 2006 10:24 pm (UTC)
you know, they don't try to convert you there or anything...
you won't even be cared for by nuns!
Abbieabbierose on August 15th, 2006 03:20 pm (UTC)
I have no idea about special diet stuff, but I've had great experience with Virtua in Mount Holly.

Aside from that - DO NOT pick Kennedy, it's nickname among the EMT's in town is "Kill Em' Kennedy" so yah.....try to avoid them if you can!

Abbie
your friendly neighborhood supercarrot: radioactivecakesupercarrot on August 15th, 2006 03:22 pm (UTC)
eek! thanks. i'll make sure to stay far away from there.
orb2069 on August 16th, 2006 12:12 am (UTC)
You might be interested in this 2005 performance report that was done by the state goverment.
Porcupunk: I've got a gun in my handvyk13 on August 18th, 2006 02:58 pm (UTC)
I've had experience with all of them. Personally with Kennedy and Our Lady, and family/friends with Virtua West Jersey, Cooper, etc.

I can't speak for special diets, simply don't know. But I would rate quality and such as Our Lady #1, Virtua a very close #2... Cooper a distant #3 and Kennedy by far the worst one.