Barry H. Ostrowsky - RWJBarnabas Health President and CEO - Shapes National Strategies for Ensuring Health Access in Vulnerable Communities
Dec 1, 2016
Barry H. Ostrowsky - RWJBarnabas Health President and CEO - Shapes National Strategies for Ensuring Health Access in Vulnerable Communities ONLY NEW JERSEY LEADER ON AHA TASK FORCE West Orange, N.J., December 1, 2016 – The American Hospital Association (AHA) recently unveiled a report outlining a menu of options for communities, hospitals and policymakers to ensure that vulnerable ...
RWJBarnabas Health President And Chief Executive Officer Barry H. Ostrowsky Named Executive Of The Year By NJBIZ
Nov 30, 2016
RWJBarnabas Health President And Chief Executive Officer Barry H. Ostrowsky Named Executive Of The Year By NJBIZ West Orange, N.J., November 29, 2016 – Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and Chief Executive Officer for RWJBarnabas Health, has accepted the honor of being named 2016 Executive of the Year at the NJBIZ Business of the Year Awards Ceremony on ...
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 ...
RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Center Hires Two Staff Psychiatrists
Oct 6, 2016
Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center has announced that Pooja Tandon, M.D., and Jaspreet S. Uppal, M.D., have joined the organization as staff psychiatrists. Dr. Tandon, of Morganville, N.J., board-certified in psychiatry, recently completed a ...
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 ...
Walk to Support Heart Failure and Transplant Patients Scheduled in Verona Park
Aug 29, 2016
Essex County, NJ -- On Saturday, September 24, community members are invited to join Barnabas Health Heart Center at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (NBIMC), an RWJBarnabas Health facility, in Verona Park for its 14 th annual Heart & Sole Walk ...
Advanced Cardiac Imaging with 3D Echocardiography for Advanced Patient Care
Aug 11, 2016
With the recent addition of a 3D echocardiogram, Barnabas Health Heart Center at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, will now be able to give patients a better picture of their heart. Read more
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 Names Brian R. Sterling to the Board of Trustees
Dec 6, 2016
Clara Maass Medical Center Names Brian R. Sterling to the Board of Trustees BELLEVILLE, NJ – Brian R. Sterling has been named to the Board of Trustees at Clara Maass Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility. Sterling is a Principal and Co-Head of the Investment Banking Group of Sandler O’Neill + Partners, ...
Clara Maass Medical Center Names Robert A. Brautigan, M.D. to the Board of Trustees
Dec 6, 2016
Clara Maass Medical Center Names Robert A. Brautigan, M.D. to the Board of Trustees BELLEVILLE, NJ – Robert A. Brautigan, M.D., a General Surgeon who practices at Clara Maass Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, has been named to the hospital’s Board of Trustees. Affiliated with Clara Maass Medical Center ...
Less Hip Pain Starts with a Few Steps
Nov 23, 2016
Less Hip Pain Starts with a Few Steps Community Medical Center to host expert-led event on orthopedic wellness Just because hip pain is common doesn’t mean it isn’t frustrating. While there can be many causes for hip pain, the everyday ...
Support Groups Available for Those Affected by Cancer
Nov 23, 2016
Community Medical Center offers a variety of support groups for individuals affected by cancer No matter if a patient has just received a cancer diagnosis or finally finished treatment, sometimes they need a shoulder to lean on. The J. Phillip Citta ...
Joe Scott accepts recognition to RWJBarnabas Health on behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters from Carlos Lejnieks
Oct 26, 2016
Joe Scott accepts recognition to RWJBarnabas Health on behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters from Carlos Lejnieks Joe Scott, FACHE – President and CEO of Jersey City Medical Center accepts recognition of the sponsorship of RWJBarnabas Health from Carlos Lejnieks the Executive Director and CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters. Our health care system provided a ...
New Chief Operating Officer joins Jersey City Medical Center leadership team
Sep 22, 2016
New Chief Operating Officer joins Jersey City Medical Center leadership team Michael Prilutsky has been selected to serve as the Chief Operating Officer at Jersey City Medical Center, RWJBarnabas Health. He will be reporting directly to Joseph Scott, FACHE who will continue to serve as the Hospital’s President and Chief ...
The Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents a Holiday Gingerbread Program for Kids
Dec 5, 2016
Lakewood, N.J. – The holidays aren’t always so merry for kids who love someone diagnosed with cancer. The Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus will give kids a break for a fun holiday treat at its free ...
The Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents December Events
Dec 5, 2016
Gentle Yoga Mondays, December 5, 12 & 19 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 ...
Monmouth Medical Center Hosts Lunch & Learn on Pelvic Floor Disorders, November 30
Nov 28, 2016
Long Branch, N.J. – The pelvic floor is a group of muscles found in the pelvic area that controls bowel and bladder movements. When the pelvic floor becomes weak or damaged, pelvic floor disorders (PFDs), including bladder control problems, ...
Monmouth Medical Center Presents December Community Health Education Programs
Nov 22, 2016
KOGAN CELIAC CENTER SUPPORT GROUP Thursday, December 1 from 6 to 7 p.m. Are you struggling to manage a gluten-free life-style? Attend the Kogan Celiac Center Support Group and learn tips for coping and developing a healthy gluten-free lifestyle. The ...
Heart Transplant Recipient Makes a Complete Rebound
Nov 22, 2016
Heart Transplant Recipient Makes a Complete Rebound Samantha Denti was only 28 years old when her doctors told her she was dying. She had been battling heart disease for several years and now she desperately needed a heart transplant. Her troubles began at the age of 23 when she began to feel light ...
This hospital's 1 very low-tech effort is protecting babies
Sep 26, 2016
This hospital's 1 very low-tech effort is protecting babies nj.com
Saint Barnabas Medical Center 1 of 29 Teaching Hospitals Nationwide to Earn Prestigious Award
Dec 7, 2016
Saint Barnabas Medical Center 1 of 29 Teaching Hospitals Nationwide to Earn Prestigious Award Saint Barnabas Medical Center Earns 2016 Leapfrog Top Hospital Award for Second Consecutive Year (Livingston, NJ) – The Leapfrog Group announced that Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) has been named a Top Hospital for the second consecutive ...
Right at Home: Radiation Oncologist Returns, Gives Back to the Community That Raised Him
Dec 6, 2016
Right at Home: Radiation Oncologist Returns, Gives Back to the Community That Raised Him Though Brijal Desai, M.D., radiation oncologist, started working at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in September, it wasn’t his first time in the hospital. “I was born at Saint Barnabas,” says Dr. Desai. Diving back to the community ...
RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention & the DART Coalition To Host Awareness Night to Raise Awareness of the Dangers of Underage Drinking
Oct 3, 2016
RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention (IFP) and the DART Prevention Coalition are hosting a Community Awareness Night on the dangers and legal consequences of underage drinking on Thursday, October 6 from 6 to 8 pm at New Egypt High School. ...
RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and DART Prevention Coalition Provide Project Medicine Drop Boxes to Ocean County Police Departments
Sep 19, 2016
RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and DART Prevention Coalition Provide Project Medicine Drop Boxes to Ocean County Police Departments Michele Buldo, DART Prevention Coalition Coordinator, RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and Reece Fisher, Ocean Gate Chief of Police, with a “Project Medicine Drop Box.” RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and the DART ...
Hess Corporation and New York Yankees Alum Deliver Hess Toy Trucks to Patients at The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center
Dec 7, 2016
Hess Corporation and New York Yankees Alum Deliver Hess Toy Trucks to Patients at The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center Mickey Rivers, former New York Yankee, poses with Margaret C. Fisher, M.D., FAAP, Medical Director, The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center,and the 2016 Hess Toy Truck and Dragster. Long Branch, N.J. – As part of the ...
Monmouth Medical Center Pediatric Endocrinologist Competes in International Lifesaving Federation World Championships
Oct 21, 2016
Monmouth Medical Center Pediatric Endocrinologist Competes in International Lifesaving Federation World Championships Monmouth Medical Center pediatric endocrinologist Mike Barrows, D.O. received gold and silver medals at Rescue 2016-International Lifesaving Federation World Championships, which took place recently in Noordwijk, Netherlands. Long Branch, NJ – ...