Mission: We are dedicated to providing each patient and their family with an outstanding experience and ensuring the highest quality healthcare for the community. We are committed to providing our healthcare team with resources, technology and training, as well as with opportunities for professional growth.
Programs: Services are also provided to those community members who are insured under medical assistance programs, such as the state administered medicaid program. Services are provided on both an inpatient and outpatient basis, including through emergency departments and clinics.
under the guidance of its community based board of trustees and the support of the physicians on its open medical staff, virtua- memorial provides medically necessary services to individuals irrespective of their ability to pay. Programs are in place to identify and provide financial assistance to those in need. Some patients will qualify for charity care assistance under state of new jersey defined eligibility criteria. Virtua- memorial augments the state's program with its own assistance program for which the criteria is less restrictive than that of the state program, providing assistance to individuals earning up to 500% of the federal poverty guidelines. Management estimates the total cost of charity care provided during 2014 to be approximately $5. 8 million.
virtua provides a wide range of ourtpatient services to meet community need, including cancer care through our cancer education and early detection (ceed) program, primary and specialty care for infants, children, teens and adults through our physician charity care and early intervention programs and our camden family health center. Virtua subsidizes women's clinics for gynecological and obsetrical care at our centers for women, as well as behavioral health at our memorial inpatient psychiatric care unit. Virtua also provides emergency trauma services through our southstar and mobile intensive care units. The costs related to these services are in excess of reimbursements to virtua.
additional community benefit, such as:community health improvement servicesexpense of $6,698,540revenue of $18,019researchexpense of $143,196revenue of $17,177financial and in-kind contributionsexpense of $128,305revenue of $345health professions educationexpense of $1,256,523revenue of $739,865providing functional patient services for the hospitalexpenses of $202,210,231revenue of $308,268,048