RWJBarnabas Health Teams Up With Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ
Jun 24, 2016
RWJBarnabas Health Teams Up With Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ and PGA Tour Golfer Morgan Hoffmann to Officially Tee Up Healthy Steps NJ Activities Support New Jersey Golf Foundation Programs Newark and West Orange, N.J. (June 23, 2016) – As part of an ongoing commitment to encourage living a healthy and ...
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 ...
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 Center Appoints Gavriel Pliver as Clinical Director of Stepping Stones
Jun 22, 2016
Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center Appoints Gavriel Pliver as Clinical Director of Stepping Stones Gavriel Pliver, RN, BSN, MSN, was recently appointed to Clinical Director of Stepping Stones Intensive Outpatient Program at Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center. As a board certified Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse with experience in ...
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, ...
Minimally Invasive TAVR Procedure Helps Get Florham Park Woman Back on Her Feet
Jun 24, 2016
Minimally Invasive TAVR Procedure Helps Get Florham Park Woman Back on Her Feet Florham Park, NJ -- When Ida Williams saw her family doctor for a head cold, she wasn’t expecting any unusual news. But when Ida’s physician listened to her lungs and heart during what would have been an otherwise normal office visit, he ...
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 ...
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 ...
Chief Nursing Officer at Clara Maass Medical Center Named Nurse of the Year during NJBIZ’s Healthcare Hero Awards
Jun 22, 2016
Chief Nursing Officer at Clara Maass Medical Center  Named Nurse of the Year during NJBIZ’s Healthcare Hero Awards Lea Rodriguez, MAS, BS, RN, Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer at Clara Maass Medical Center, has been named Nurse of the Year at the 10 th Annual NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes awards program at The Palace at Somerset Park ...
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 ...
Amor Mehta, MD of Community Medical Center Named Physician of the Year at NJBIZ’s Healthcare Hero Awards
Jun 22, 2016
Amor Mehta, MD of Community Medical Center Named Physician of the Year  at NJBIZ’s Healthcare Hero Awards TOMS RIVER, N.J. – Amor Mehta, MD, medical director of the Level 3 Epilepsy Center at the Jay and Linda Grunin Neuroscience Institute at Community Medical Center, has been named Physician of the Year at NJBIZ’s 10 th annual Healthcare ...
Free Clinical Health Screenings Available to Women in Ocean County
Jun 17, 2016
Community Medical Center’s Community Health Services, a RWJ Barnabas Health facility, through a grant provided by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, coordinates the New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection program ...
Kimberly Kravitz reports on the grant-funded program through RWJBarnabas Health that is fundamentally creating jobs in New Jersey
Jun 10, 2016
Jersey City Medical Center employees advance in their careers by learning new skills to further their careers Interview with program leaders from JCMC RWJBarnabas Health about PCT Programs and its success in providing a Career Ladder for entry level ...
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 ...
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Announces Relocation of Jacqueline M. Wilentz Breast Center to Main Hospital & Welcomes Dr. Manpreet Kohli
Jun 9, 2016
To enhance breast health services of area patients, the Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus (MMCSC) Jacqueline M. Wilentz Breast Center was recently relocated to the main hospital. Services include breast screening mammography, diagnostic ...
The Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents June Events
Jun 3, 2016
Gentle Yoga Mondays, June 6 and 20 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. ...
Monmouth Medical Center’s Wilentz Center Receives Women’s Choice Award as One of America’s Best Breast Centers for Third Straight Year
Jun 24, 2016
Monmouth Medical Center’s Wilentz Center Receives Women’s Choice Award as One of America’s Best Breast Centers for Third Straight Year Members of the multidisciplinary team at the Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center at Monmouth Medical Center. Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center Honored for Providing Exceptional Patient Care and Treatment For a third ...
Monmouth Medical Center Names Eric Carney Chief Operating Officer
Jun 23, 2016
Monmouth Medical Center Names Eric Carney Chief Operating Officer Monmouth Medical Center recently announced the addition of Eric Carney to the facility’s leadership team as Chief Operating Officer (COO). In this position, Carney will be responsible for the oversight of all the clinical and non-clinical ...
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Opens The Beth Greenhouse
Jun 23, 2016
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Opens The Beth Greenhouse Bringing Healthy Vegetables And Enhancing Wellness Education To The Greater Newark Community (Back to front, left to right) Marc E. Berson, Chair, Board of Trustees, NBIMC and CHoNJ, Vice Chair, Board of Trustees, RWJBarnabas Health; Rev. Marilyn M. ...
Twelve sites awarded millions to scale HIV-access to care interventions across the country.
Jun 20, 2016
Family Treatment Center at NBIMC One of Twelve Centers in the Nation to Participate in AIDS United and Boston University School of Public Health's Center for Advancing Health Policy and Practice First-of-its-Kind Project to Improve Access to HIV ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center to Host Patient Education Seminar on Customized ConforMIS Knee Replacement
Jun 14, 2016
Saint Barnabas Medical Center to Host Patient Education Seminar on Customized ConforMIS Knee Replacement Dr. Richard Rosa will educate patients about ConforMIS partial and total knee implants that are customized to match each patient’s anatomy for a better fit and potential for a more naturally feeling knee Richard A. Rosa, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon ...
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 ...
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 ...
Medical Director of The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at MMC Accepts Certificate of Appreciation for Sponsoring Asbury Park Music in Film Festival
May 31, 2016
Medical Director of The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at MMC Accepts Certificate of Appreciation for Sponsoring Asbury Park Music in Film Festival Margaret Fisher, M.D., medical director of The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, was recently presented with a certificate of appreciation for RWJBarnabas Health and Monmouth Medical Center — proud sponsors of the ...
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 ...