RWJBarnabas Health President and CEO Barry H. Ostrowsky Named One Of ‘The 25 Most Influential People In New Jersey’
Jul 11, 2016
RWJBarnabas Health President and CEO Barry H. Ostrowsky Named One Of ‘The 25 Most Influential People In New Jersey’ West Orange, N.J., July 11, 2016 – Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and Chief Executive Officer for RWJBarnabas Health, was recently named one of ‘The 25 Most Influential People in New Jersey’ by NJ Advance Media. This annual ranking ...
RWJBarnabas Health Hospitals Named 2016 Most Wired
Jul 7, 2016
Most Wired Hospitals Use Technology for a Better Patient Experience West Orange, NJ, July 7, 2016 — The 18 th Annual Health Care’s Most Wired® survey, including the list of Most Wired Hospitals, was released by the American Hospital ...
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, ...
Healthy Summer Salads: Say “No” to Mayo
Jul 25, 2016
This summer as you join in on barbecues, picnics and other festivities, RWJBarnabas Health urges you to say “no” to mayo -based salads and sides and say “yes” to healthier options. The bottom line: mayo is loaded with fat, ...
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 ...
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 Anthony R. Slimowicz, Esq. to the Board of Trustees
Jul 12, 2016
Clara Maass Medical Center names  Anthony R. Slimowicz, Esq. to the Board of Trustees BELLEVILLE, N.J. – Anthony R. Slimowicz, Esq. has been named to the Board of Trustees at Clara Mass Medical Center, which is a RWJBarnabas Health facility. Slimowicz, of Long Hill Township, is Executive Vice President of Morristown-based Crum ...
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 ...
July Support Groups and Programs Offered at Community Medical Center
Jul 14, 2016
TOMS RIVER, NEW JERSEY - Community Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, recognizes that patients benefit from social support when coping with a disease or the loss of a loved one. Free or low-cost support groups are offered monthly. ...
Community Medical Center’s 10th Annual Food Drive has Donated 154,573 Pounds of Food to Those in Need since 2007
Jun 27, 2016
Community Medical Center’s 10th Annual Food Drive has Donated  154,573 Pounds of Food to Those in Need since 2007 Community Medical Center’s 10 th Annual Food Drive has Donated 154,573 Pounds of Food to Those in Need since 2007 Over 16,965 Pounds of Food Donated this Year Alone Toms River, June 27, 2016 - For the past ten years, Community Medical Center ...
Patient recovers wrist function after replacement surgery at Jersey City Medical Center Read more: Hudson Reporter - JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Jul 22, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. John Capo, a JCMC orthopedic surgeon who was featured in several editions of this week’s Hudson Reporter Newspapers. Dr. Capo performed a total wrist replacement on a former Marine who decided to correct an injury ...
Jersey City Medical Center held its seventh annual EID celebration
Jul 18, 2016
Jersey City Medical Center held its seventh annual EID celebration The event is sponsored by the hospitals Muslim physicians and marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Several hundred employees attended the educational event which was highlighted by food from around world. The EID celebration is one in a JCMC ...
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Foundation Board of Trustees Names Two New Board Members
Jul 11, 2016
LAKEWOOD, N.J. – Mary Clarke, a health care marketing executive, and Michael Kokes, a real estate developer, have been named to the Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Foundation Board of Trustees. Clarke, of Brick, has nearly 20 years of ...
Better Health Members Get a Taste of Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus at Mocktail Party
Jul 6, 2016
Better Health members were recently invited to a “mocktail” party on the patio at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus. This members-only event brought together more than 70 attendees from several local senior living communities, ...
“Today” Show Contributing Correspondent Jenna Bush Hager to Serve as Guest Speaker for the 21st Annual Power of Pink Luncheon
Jul 8, 2016
Thomas Hackett, D.O., Chief of Gynecologic Oncology, Named Honoree Long Branch, NJ, July 8, 2016 – The Women’s Council for the Leon Hess Cancer Center at Monmouth Medical Center will host the 21 st Annual Power of Pink Luncheon, an event ...
Monmouth Medical Center Marks 26th Year as Premier Sponsor of Long Branch’s Oceanfest Celebration
Jul 6, 2016
Monmouth Medical Center Marks 26th Year as Premier Sponsor of Long Branch’s Oceanfest Celebration John Gowdy, a New Jersey-based artist specializing in sand sculpture, sculpted the main entrance of Monmouth Medical Center and the hospital’s new logo at Oceanfest in Long Branch on July 4. LONG BRANCH, N.J. - On Monday, July 4th, Monmouth ...
Thirteen Students Graduate from Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s Structured Learning Experience Program
Jun 30, 2016
Thirteen Students Graduate from Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s Structured Learning Experience Program A Unique Vocational Training for High School Seniors with Learning Disabilities (Back Row, left to right) Christian ‘Gio’ Salas, Edgar Delgado, Faizon Danzy, Trashawn White-Hines, Luis Morales-Sanchez, Raheem Long; (Bottom row, left to ...
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center And Children’s Hospital Of New Jersey Awarded Hospital Accreditation From The Joint Commission
Jun 28, 2016
(Newark, NJ – June 27, 2016) Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey (NBIMC) announced that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval ® for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center's Isabel Medeiros Receives Star of Essex County Award
Jul 25, 2016
Saint Barnabas Medical Center's Isabel Medeiros Receives Star of Essex County Award Isabel Medeiros, Physician Community Liaison at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, along with Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr., and others at the 2016 Essex County Portuguese Heritage Celebration Isabel Medeiros, Physician Community ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Employees Honored for Humanism in Healthcare
Jul 22, 2016
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Employees Honored for Humanism in Healthcare Pictured, from left, at the 2016 Humanism in Healthcare Award Ceremony from Saint Barnabas Medical Center are Stephen P. Zieniewicz, FACHE, President and CEO; Paul C. Yodice, FCCP, FCCM, Chairman, Department of Medicine, Associate Professor of ...
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 ...