Referrals

How do you make a referral to Acuity Specialty Hospital of New Jersey?

Acuity Specialty Hospital of New Jersey accepts referrals from hospitals, clinicians, rehabilitative centers, skilled nursing facilities, and families. Our hospital is Medicare certified and accepts most insurance plans, as well as workers compensation.

To make a referral, please contact the Admissions Department at 609-441-8123. An Acuity Specialty Hospital Clinical Liaison will conduct an on-site evaluation. Financial assessment of insurance coverage and eligibility is also determined at this time.

All admission determinations will be made and communicated to the referral source. Upon approval of a patient’s admission, communication of clinical information is coordinated by our clinical liaisons along with the admissions department. The medical information is then transferred to the patient’s new chart upon their arrival.

Acuity Specialty Hospital of New Jersey provides care to adults without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, or sexual orientation.

Thank you for your interest in Acuity Specialty Hospital of New Jersey. We encourage you to tour our hospital and meet our staff at any time prior to admission.  If you have any questions please contact the admissions office (609-441-8123) or fill out the form below, and we will be happy to assist you.

The Acuity Specialty Hospital Provider Relations Team

The Acuity Specialty Hospital Provider Relations Department is comprised of a team of diverse, creative professionals. Our goal is to ensure the best outcomes and a smooth transition for each patient referred to Acuity Specialty Hospital. Please call Holly at 609-441-8123 to arrange to meet with one of our liaisons, or to schedule a tour of the hospital.

Kristi Forvour, RN | Director of Provider Relations
Kforvour@acuityhealthcare.net
609-975-2970

Kristi Forvour, RN, received her degree at Helene Fuld School of Nursing. Kristi has been working at Acuity Specialty Hospital of New Jersey since 2012. Before becoming Director of Provider Relations, she was a Clinical Liaison, a critical care floor nurse at Acuity and a team leader. Kristi’s experience has afforded her exceptional knowledge related to critically ill patients, and excellent relationships with Physicians and other clinicians. Kristi is an extremely proud mother of 3 beautiful children. In her spare time, Kristi enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and getting in as many beach days as possible.

Sabina Booker, MS, MBA | Clinical Liaison
sbooker@acuityhealthcare.net
609-417-6746

Sabina G. Booker, MS, MBA received her BA in Psychology from Rutgers University, MS in Interdisciplinary Health Science with a concentration in Pharmacology and Biochemistry from Drexel University College of Medicine, and her MBA in Marketing from Montclair State University. She has 10 years of work experience with post-acute patient assessments, physician relationship management, and business development. Her experience has afforded her exceptional knowledge related to health care branding, physician and public relations, marketing and strategic business growth. Sabina is a proud parent of 3 children – her oldest daughter is a college honors student at TCNJ, and she has a 3 year old daughter and 2 year old son at home. In her spare time, Sabina enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, fishing, going to the beach, and is an avid foodie!

Kelly Bowman | Manager of Managed Care
kbowman@acuityhealthcare.net
609-591-0828

Kelly Bowman, LPN, worked as a bedside nurse in the Long Term Care environment. During that time, Kelly was afforded many opportunities to further her knowledge and leadership skills. She held various positions including Staff Educator, Infection Control Nurse, and Assistant Director of Nursing. Kelly is a proud parent of 4 children- 3 adult kids and 1 very precocious 5 year old. In her spare time, Kelly enjoys attending country music concerts and spending time at the beach.

Saundra McCarthy, LPN | Clinical Liaison
slmccarthy@acuityhealthcare.net
609-350-9149

Saundra McCarthy, LPN, has 10 years of work experience with HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospitals of Largo, FL and Vineland, NJ. Her experience has afforded her exceptional knowledge related to physician and public relations, business development, sales and marketing. She also volunteers for various non-profit organizations. Saundra is very busy outside of work keeping up with and caring for her twin 5 year old daughters.

Abby Martin  |  Clinical Liaison
amartin@acuityhealthcare.net 
609-618-7505

Abby has been a part of the Acuity team for nine years. During her tenure, she has supported opening our hospital in Atlantic City, served as the Director of Marketing, a Clinical Liaison, the Managed Care/Admissions Manager, and promoted to Regional Director of Provider Relations. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public Health; Health Policy and Management from Emory University in Atlanta and a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Communications and Marketing from James Madison University in Virginia. She lives in Little Egg Harbor with her husband and three boys. She enjoys teaching boot camp classes at her gym, fishing and hiking with her sons and relaxing at the beach.