RWJBarnabas Health Announces 15 Finalists Selected for NJBIZ Healthcare Hero Awards
May 12, 2016
West Orange, N.J., May 11, 2016 –RWJBarnabas Health has announced 15 finalists in NJBIZ’s 10 th annual Healthcare Heroes awards program which honors individuals and organizations that are making a significant impact on the quality of ...
RWJBarnabas Health Names New President and CEO For Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
May 9, 2016
RWJBarnabas Health Names New President and CEO For Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Darrell K. Terry, Sr., MHA, MPH, FACHE, to lead Newark’s largest health care institution West Orange, New Jersey, May 9, 2016---- Darrell K. Terry, Sr., MHA, MPH, FACHE has been named President and Chief Executive Officer for Newark Beth Israel ...
Free Cardiac and Concussion Screenings for Young Athletes
Feb 10, 2016
Free Cardiac and Concussion Screenings for Young Athletes Provided through the Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center at Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center The Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes will provide free cardiac and concussion baseline screenings to young ...
Free Cardiac and Concussion Screenings for Young Athletes in Livingston, NJ
Jan 14, 2016
Free Cardiac and Concussion Screenings for Young Athletes in Livingston, NJ The Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes will provide free cardiac and concussion baseline screenings to young athletes on Saturday, March 12, 2016 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center located ...
Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Network Hosts Psychiatric Symposium to Educate Health Care Professionals
May 17, 2016
Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Network Hosts Psychiatric Symposium to Educate Health Care Professionals Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Network recently held a Psychiatric Symposium to explore integrated collaborative approaches in caring for patients with mental illness and addiction. Hosted by Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center in Toms River, ...
FREE Mental Health Screening Day at Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center
May 16, 2016
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, only about 17 percent of U.S. adults are considered to be in a state of optimal mental health. In an effort to combat this statistic during National Mental Health Month, mental health ...
Heart & Sole Walk to Support Barnabas Health Heart Transplant Program To Take Place in Verona Park
Sep 22, 2015
Heart & Sole Walk to Support Barnabas Health Heart Transplant Program To Take Place in Verona Park Essex County, NJ -- On Sunday, October 18, community members are invited to join Barnabas Health Heart Center at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (NBIMC) in Verona Park for its 13th annual Heart & Sole Walk to benefit heart failure and ...
Barnabas Health Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon Named Educational Award Recipient
Sep 15, 2015
Barnabas Health Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon Named Educational Award Recipient Newark, NJ -- Sunil P. Malhotra, MD, Co-Director, Children's Heart Center and Director, Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery, at Children's Hospital of New Jersey (CHoNJ) at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, a Barnabas ...
Van Dyke Hospice Annual Fundraiser Planned
Oct 8, 2015
On Saturday, October 17, from Noon – 3 p.m., Barnabas Health Van Dyke Hospice, and the Purple Hat Society, will host the 11 th Annual High Tea at the Eagle Ridge Golf Club located at 2 Augusta Boulevard in Lakewood. The event will feature a ...
Calling All Comic Book Fans: It’s Superheroes for Hospice
Oct 7, 2015
Get an early start to holiday shopping! On Saturday, November 7, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Barnabas Health Hospice (BHH) will present Superheroes for Hospice. The event will be held at the Barnabas Health Corporate Office, located at 95 Old Short Hills ...
Spirit of Children Steadfast Support of the Child Life Department at Children's Hospital of New Jersey Amounts to Over $330,000 - Spirit Halloween
Mar 30, 2016
Spirit of Children Steadfast Support of the Child Life Department at Children's Hospital of New Jersey Amounts to Over $330,000 - Spirit Halloween Their donations help enhance the inpatient experience at CHoNJ. It has helped fund a part-time art therapist position, a weekend child life specialist and playroom supplies. "Donations from Spirit of Children have made a significant impact for ...
'Trouble in Toyland:' NJPIRG releases annual list of toy risks
Dec 23, 2015
Dr. Cena Tejani, an Associate Fellowship Director of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at the Children's Hospital of NJ, talks about her experiences working in the emergency room with children and dangerous toys. Press conference at Newark Beth Israel ...
Clara Maass Medical Center Awarded NICHE Designation for Elderly Care
May 16, 2016
Clara Maass is in the Forefront of Elder Care Clara Mass Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, has been awarded designation as a NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) Hospital in recognition of its commitment to Elder Care ...
Meet the Nurses at Clara Maass Medical Center
May 12, 2016
Meet the Nurses at Clara Maass Medical Center WMTR Radio
“Solutions for Better Pelvic Health and Incontinence” for Women
Apr 26, 2016
Community Medical Center celebrates Women’s Health Week TOMS RIVER, NJ (April 26, 2015) – In celebration of Women’s Health Week, Community Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, will host “Solutions for Better Pelvic ...
Community Medical Center Offers Support for Those with Diabetes
Apr 22, 2016
TOMS RIVER, NEW JERSEY - Diabetes is a serious and complicated disease, but it doesn’t have to control your life. The Center for Diabetes Education at Community Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, can show you how to take that first ...
JCMC staff joins with Joseph Scott, celebrating “top level” awards
May 24, 2016
JCMC staff joins with Joseph Scott, celebrating “top level” awards Jersey City Medical Center staff joins with Joseph F. Scott, FACHE – President and CEO of JCMC, a RWJBarnabas Health facility celebrating earning “top level” awards from the American Heart Association and American Stoke Association ...
National EMS Memorial Bike Ride Stops in Jersey City as Part of National EMS Week Activities
May 17, 2016
National EMS Memorial Bike Ride Stops in Jersey City as Part of National EMS Week Activities As a highlight to its numerous activities National EMS Week, Jersey City Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, held a special memorial service honoring EMS workers (volunteer and professional) who lost their lives in service during 2015. The ...
The Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents May Events
Apr 29, 2016
Gentle Yoga Mondays, May 2 and 16 from 2 to 3 p.m. The Center for Healthy Living at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and the Cancer Support Community will offer gentle yoga classes for men and women of all ages who are affected by cancer. ...
Center for Healthy Aging at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents Tai Chi for Seniors
Apr 29, 2016
In a mission to promote health and wellness in the local senior community, The Center for Healthy Aging at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is proud to announce the return of Tai Chi instructor Kit Lau, who has been teaching Tai Chi for more ...
Monmouth Medical’s Eighth Annual ‘Ladies Night Out’ Features Interactive Panel Discussion by Physician Experts
May 16, 2016
Monmouth Medical’s Eighth Annual ‘Ladies Night Out’ Features Interactive Panel Discussion by Physician Experts More than 200 people recently joined the Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center at Monmouth Medical Center for its eighth annual “Ladies Night Out” health event, which showcased physician experts who discussed today’s ...
Monmouth Medical Center and WEforum Promote Health Education at Women’s Health and Wellness Conference
May 10, 2016
Monmouth Medical Center and WEforum Promote Health Education at Women’s Health and Wellness Conference More than 400 people recently joined Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, and WEforum, a female-led organization whose mission is to strengthen the health and wellness of communities within New Jersey, for the inaugural WEforum ...
Healthy Living Takes Root in Newark at the Beth Greenhouse
May 23, 2016
A hydroponic garden -- which uses water rather than soil to deliver nutrients to plants -- should help wash away even more of Newark’s food desert. njspotlight.com
Attention Ex-smokers: Lung-cancer Screening May Spot Problems Early
May 16, 2016
Attention Ex-smokers: Lung-cancer Screening May Spot Problems Early Lung cancer is one of the deadliest cancers—when it’s identified too late. But new surgical and oncological approaches have made early-stage lung cancer much more treatable and, in many cases, curable. To find these cancers early and get ...
A New Era Begins: Merger Between Barnabas Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Health System Forms NJ’s Most Comprehensive Health Care System
May 16, 2016
A New Era Begins: Merger Between Barnabas Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Health System Forms NJ’s Most Comprehensive Health Care System Barry H. Ostrowsky, president and chief executive officer for RWJBarnabas Health, sits with Stephen K. Jones, chief academic officer for RWJBarnabas Health, after announcing the launch of the new partnership. Sometimes a new combination can create ...
Two New ORs: Cutting-edge Facilities Increase Capacity and Accommodate Tomorrow’s Technology
May 16, 2016
Two New ORs: Cutting-edge Facilities Increase Capacity and Accommodate Tomorrow’s Technology The medical center adds cutting-edge facilities to increase surgical capacity by 20 percent and accommodate tomorrow’s technology. How does a hospital show its commitment to the future? With words, for sure—a clearly articulated statement ...
As U.S. grapples with opioid epidemic, new ways to fight pain and addiction
May 20, 2016
Retired New York City bus driver Ronald Ruiz, 70, clutched a wooden cane and occasionally grimaced with pain as he shuffled with difficulty around the cluttered, colorful house he had lived in his whole life. Read more CSBNews.com
Barnabas Health Institute for Prevention and DART Prevention Coalition Present 5X Campaign: Sticker Shock
May 20, 2016
Taking Aim at Underage Drinking in Ocean County Beachwood, N.J. (May 19, 2016) – Although drinking alcoholic beverages under the age of 21 is illegal in the U.S., the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that individuals aged 12 ...
Trinity Hall Students Spread Holiday Cheer with Visit to The Unterberg Children’s Hospital
Jan 13, 2016
Trinity Hall Students Spread Holiday Cheer with Visit to The Unterberg Children’s Hospital More than 20 students from Trinity Hall, an all-girls high school in the Catholic tradition located in Middletown Township, recently visited Monmouth Medical Center to spread holiday cheer and deliver toys to patients in The Unterberg ...
Monmouth Medical Center Celebrates Dedication of the Michael’s Feat Parent Suite
Dec 23, 2015
Monmouth Medical Center Celebrates Dedication of the  Michael’s Feat Parent Suite The Michael Gerard Puharic Memorial Fund, Inc. and Monmouth Medical Center recently joined together to celebrate the dedication of the Michael’s Feat Parent Suite at the Hirair and Anna Hovnanian Foundation, Inc. Regional Newborn Center (RNC) ...