U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker Hosted Forum on National Heroin, Opioid Addiction Crisis
Aug 9, 2016
U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker Hosted Forum on National Heroin, Opioid Addiction Crisis Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker (both-D-N.J.) hosted U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Under Secretary for Health David Shulkin, in their latest effort to raise awareness and advance policies to ...
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, ...
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 Foundation Hosts “Life is Better Healthy 5K Run and Fun Walk” at Turtle Back Zoo
Aug 22, 2016
Hosted by the Clara Maass Medical Center Foundation, the Life is Better Healthy 5K Fun Run and Walk returns to picturesque Turtle Back Zoo at the South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange. The Honorary Chairman for the event is Essex County ...
Nutrition Support Group Focuses on Increasing Physical Activity
Jul 29, 2016
BELLEVILLE, N.J –Exercise and staying active regularly are key to living a healthier lifestyle. Physical activity helps control weight, strengthen muscles and bones, improve mental health and mood, reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and ...
Community Medical Center to Hold Evening Dedicated to Women and Their Health
Sep 13, 2016
Community Medical Center to Hold Evening Dedicated to Women and Their Health Breast Cancer Awareness Symposium on October 17 Toms River, N.J., September 13, 2016 – One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer, and every three ...
Breathe Easier with Community Medical Center’s Free Lung Health Event
Sep 9, 2016
Community Medical Center will hold a free event featuring the latest lung health information. Guests will also be able to find out if they meet criteria for a low-dose CT lung scan. TOMS RIVER, NJ, September 7, 2016 – Lung cancer is the leading ...
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 ...
JCMC has witnessed unparalleled growth and change in recent years
Sep 22, 2016
JCMC has witnessed unparalleled growth and change in recent years Jersey City Medical Center (JCMC) is part of RWJBarnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest and most comprehensive health system. JCMC serves the regional state-designated regional trauma center, cardiac center and neonatal intensive care center ...
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Debuts State-of-the-Art Cardiac Imaging with 3D Echocardiography for Advanced Patient Care
Aug 24, 2016
Barnabas Health Heart Center at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, will now be able to give patients a better picture of their heart with the recent addition of a 3D echocardiogram. By utilizing the state-of-the ...
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and Monmouth Medical Center Team Up with AT&T to Raise Awareness of Distracted Driving
Aug 19, 2016
AT&T’s It Can Wait campaign introduced in 2010, utilizes virtual reality to urge drivers to keep their eyes on the road, not on their phones. Read more
Monmouth Medical Center Hosts Free Breast Cancer Awareness Lunch, October 7
Sep 20, 2016
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Monmouth Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, and Susan G. Komen Central and South Jersey, an affiliate of The Susan G. Komen® breast cancer organization, will host a breast cancer ...
Monmouth Medical Center Receives $1 Million Gift from Tigger House Foundation to Address the Opioid Overdose Crisis in Monmouth County
Sep 12, 2016
Monmouth Medical Center Receives $1 Million Gift from Tigger House Foundation to Address the Opioid Overdose Crisis in Monmouth County Lisa and Rick Stavola, center, pictured with Tara Kelly, vice president of development, Monmouth Medical Center Foundation, and Bill Arnold, president and chief executive officer, Monmouth Medical Center. Monmouth Medical Center recently received a ...
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center offering procedure to help battle chronic pain
Sep 19, 2016
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center offering procedure to help battle chronic pain www.fios1news.com
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Implements New Model for Delivering Behavioral Healthcare Services
Sep 19, 2016
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Awards Grants to Increase Access to Behavioral Healthcare (Newark, NJ – September 19, 2016) – Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey can now offer its primary ...
Sweet 16 - 16th Annual Miracle Walk To Benefit New Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Sep 22, 2016
Sweet 16 - 16th Annual Miracle Walk To Benefit New Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Saint Barnabas Medical Center Sweet 16 - 16th Annual Miracle Walk To Benefit New Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Saint Barnabas Medical Center Livingston, NJ – Twins Grace and Olivia Hayward surprised their parents when they were born eight weeks early at Saint Barnabas ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center to Host Patient Education Seminar on Customized Knee Replacement
Sep 9, 2016
Saint Barnabas Medical Center to Host Patient Education Seminar on Customized Knee Replacement There’s a difference between feeling one’s age and knee pain that keeps one from participating in even the most common of everyday activities. For those suffering from chronic knee pain, joint replacement surgery could help. To learn ...
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 ...
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
The Unterberg Children’s Hospital Leadership Council Hosts A Toast to Children’s Health on September 17
Sep 6, 2016
The Unterberg Children’s Hospital Leadership Council and Monmouth Medical Center Foundation will celebrate the third annual A Toast to Children’s Health in support of The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center on ...
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 ...