2013

Section: Barnabas Health News - posted in 2013

Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and CEO of Barnabas Health, Named to Becker's ‘Leaders to Know'
Nov 21, 2013
Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and CEO of Barnabas Health, Named to Becker's ‘Leaders to Know' West Orange, NJ, November 21, 2013-- Becker's Hospital Review has named Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and Chief Executive Officer of Barnabas Health, as one of its “300 Hospital & Health System Leaders to Know for 2013.” The ...
Barnabas Health Named Official Health Care Provider of Seton Hall University Athletics
Oct 24, 2013
Barnabas Health Named Official Health Care Provider of Seton Hall University Athletics West Orange, N.J., October 24, 2013 – Barnabas Health, the state’s largest hospital and health care system, has been named “Official Health Care Provider” of Seton Hall University Athletics, further expanding its longstanding ...
Barnabas Health Hospitals Awarded Highest Scores For Safety
Oct 24, 2013
WEST ORANGE, NJ, October 24, 2013-- Barnabas Health hospitals received top scores among New Jersey health care institutions in Hospital Safety Scores that were released this week by The Leapfrog Group. Five of the six Barnabas Health hospitals ...
Ribbon Cutting Celebrates Opening of New Barnabas Health Outdoor Theatre at City Green Learning Farm
Sep 26, 2013
Ribbon Cutting Celebrates Opening of New Barnabas Health Outdoor Theatre at City Green Learning Farm Dozens of Barnabas Health volunteers donate their time to work on the farm planting, mulching, painting and cleaning to get it ready for first visitors. CLIFTON, NJ. (September 26, 2013) – Executives and staff members from throughout Barnabas ...
Barnabas Health Announces Systemwide Expansion of Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes
Sep 18, 2013
Barnabas Health Announces Systemwide Expansion of Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes Satellite Morahan Centers now open at all Barnabas Health facilities; offering cardiac screenings and baseline concussion testing for young athletes Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and Chief Executive Officer of Barnabas Health, (third from right) ...
Barnabas Health Announces Support for New Outdoor Theatre at City Green Learning Farm in Clifton
Aug 23, 2013
Barnabas Health Announces Support for New Outdoor Theatre at City Green Learning Farm in Clifton Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for New Outdoor Theatre September 25 Clifton, NJ, August 23, 2013 – Barnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest health care system, has provided support for the City Green Learning Farm, a farm eco-center promoting ...
U.S. News & World Report Ranks Barnabas Health Hospitals Among Best in New Jersey and Metro Area
Aug 13, 2013
Clara Maass, Monmouth, Newark Beth Israel and Saint Barnabas Medical Centers were recently named among the 2013-2014 Best Hospitals in the New Jersey and Metro Area rankings released by U.S. News & World Report. “We are proud to be ...
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and Barnabas Health Announce Anticipated Launch of a New Accountable Care Organization Program
Aug 6, 2013
August 6, 2013, Newark, NJ – Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, the state’s oldest and largest health insurer, and Barnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest hospital and integrated health care delivery system, today announced ...
Barnabas Health Pharmacists Are National Leaders
Aug 1, 2013
Robert Adamson, PharmD, Vice President of Clinical Pharmacy Services at Barnabas Health, was recently named Fellow of the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) and appointed Chair of the organization’s 2014 Nominations Committee. ...
Barnabas Health President and Chief Executive Officer on One-on-One with Steve Adubato
Jul 17, 2013
Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and Chief Executive Officer of Barnabas Health, discusses state of health care on One-on-One with Steve Adubato. The discussion includes the challenges faced by a health care system such as Barnabas Health, the largest ...
Christie Administration Highlights Post-Sandy Hope and Healing Program, Young Sandy Survivors Share Optimism with Oklahoma Peers
Jun 20, 2013
Christie Administration Highlights Post-Sandy Hope and Healing Program, Young Sandy Survivors Share Optimism with Oklahoma Peers Read NJ.com: Young Sandy Victims Send Messages of Hope to Oklahoma Disaster Victims Read APP.com: Young Sandy Victims Lend Support to Oklahoma Tornado Victims (Left to Right) Adrienne Fessler Belli, Disaster and Terrorism Branch, NJDHS Mental Health ...
Youth Concussion Education Program Held at Yogi Berra Museum
Jun 4, 2013
Youth Concussion Education Program Held at Yogi Berra Museum Pictured left to right: John Shumko, MD, PhD, Medical Director, Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes; David Diehl, NY Giants Offensive Tackle; John Gallucci, Jr., President/Founder of JAG Physical Therapy; and Diana Toto, ...
Becker’s Hospital Review & Becker’s ASC Review Name Barnabas Health as One of the ‘100 Great Places to Work in Healthcare’ for Second Year in a Row
May 30, 2013
West Orange, NJ, May 30, 2013, — Barnabas Health has been named to Becker’s Hospital Review and Becker’s ASC Review’s “100 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” list. The list recognizes health care organizations ...
Barnabas Health Names Joetta Clark Diggs and David Diehl Spokespeople for The Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes
May 29, 2013
Barnabas Health Names Joetta Clark Diggs and David Diehl Spokespeople for The Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes Barnabas Health Names Four-Time Olympian Joetta Clark Diggs and NY Giants Two-Time Super Bowl Champion David Diehl Spokespeople for The Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes Program Designed To Educate Parents, Coaches, ...
Barnabas Health and Jersey City Medical Center Sign Definitive Agreement
May 16, 2013
Barnabas Health and Jersey City Medical Center Sign Definitive Agreement Barnabas Health and Jersey City Medical Center signed a definitive agreement this morning for Jersey City Medical Center to become a member of the Barnabas Health system. Jersey City, NJ, May 16, 2013 – Barnabas Health and Jersey City Medical ...
Barnabas Health Hospitals Awarded Top Scores for Safety
May 16, 2013
All six Barnabas Health acute care hospitals across the state have been awarded top scores for hospital safety by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit organization. The Leapfrog Group, which rates hospitals and medical centers ...
Dr. Anthony Slonim Elected to Board of American College of Physician Executives
May 16, 2013
Dr. Anthony Slonim Elected to Board of American College of Physician Executives The American College of Physician Executives (ACPE) announced the election of Anthony Slonim, MD, DrPH, Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Barnabas Health as well as President of the Barnabas Health Medical Group, to its 2013-2014 ...
Barnabas Health Seeks Volunteers for Nationwide Cancer Prevention Study
Apr 24, 2013
Barnabas Health Seeks Volunteers for Nationwide Cancer Prevention Study Four-Time Cancer Survivor Shares Story of Inspiration Four time cancer survivor, Andrea J. Gleason, who was treated at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, shared her inspiring story at a kick-off press conference held at Barnabas Health in West Orange in ...
'Donate Life' flag Raised Throughout Barnabas Health
Apr 12, 2013
'Donate Life' flag Raised Throughout Barnabas Health Heartfelt Ceremony Honors Donors; Marks Donate Life Month View Event Photos West Orange, NJ, April 12, 2013– Seven Barnabas Health facilities across the state simultaneously raised the Donate Life flag today at 10 am to pay tribute to organ and ...
Barnabas Health Steps Up to the Plate with Inaugural Yankees Radio Network Partnership
Apr 1, 2013
Barnabas Health Steps Up to the Plate with Inaugural Yankees Radio Network Partnership Listen to Barnabas Health’s Spring Training Spot. Back to School Safety Tips Free Barnabas Health Summer Safety Tips Poster West Orange, NJ – Just in time for opening day, Barnabas Health today announced its first-ever partnership with ...
Barnabas Health Takes Part in Nationwide Effort to Raise Awareness of Patient Safety
Mar 4, 2013
Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 3-9, 2013 West Orange, NJ – In an effort to raise awareness and encourage the engagement of patients, families, health care providers, and the public, Barnabas Health has announced its participation in the ...
Barnabas Health And MinuteClinic Enter Into Clinical Collaboration in Monmouth and Ocean Counties
Jan 24, 2013
Barnabas Health And MinuteClinic Enter Into Clinical Collaboration in Monmouth and Ocean Counties Agreement Includes Electronic Medical Record Integration and Clinical Collaboration To Increase Access To Care Woonsocket, RI and West Orange, NJ, Jan. 24, 2013 – MinuteClinic, the retail health care division of CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) and ...
‘Barnabas Health Family Show Series’ Premieres with Disney On Ice at Prudential Center
Jan 18, 2013
‘Barnabas Health Family Show Series’ Premieres with Disney On Ice at Prudential Center Newark, NJ – Prudential Center and Barnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest integrated health care delivery system, today announced the “Barnabas Health Family Show Series” which includes popular family shows in the arena during ...
Flu Visitation Guidelines Also: Tips for What You Can Do to Stay Healthy
Jan 15, 2013
Due to the increasing number of flu cases in New Jersey, Barnabas Health is implementing steps, in accordance with the recommendations by the New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) to protect our patients, their families and staff by temporarily ...
More Doctors, Hospitals Partner to Coordinate Care for People with Medicare
Jan 10, 2013
West Orange, NJ – Central Jersey ACO, LLC (“ACO”) has been selected as one of 106 new Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) in Medicare, ensuring as many as 4 million Medicare beneficiaries across the United States now have access ...