2013

Section: Saint Barnabas Medical Center News - posted in 2013

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Saint Barnabas Medical Center Launches The Center for Asian Health January Lunch and Learn Programs Being Offered
Dec 26, 2013
(Livingston, NJ) Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) is launching The Center for Asian Health which includes the Chinese Health Initiative. Su Wang, MD, internist, has joined as the Medical Director of The Center for Asian Health to address the ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Opens New Convenient Laboratory Patient Service Center in Caldwell
Dec 3, 2013
Saint Barnabas Medical Center announces the opening of a Laboratory Patient Service Center at 382 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, New Jersey. Saint Barnabas Medical Center’s Laboratory Patient Service Center offer convenient access for individuals ...
Winter Safety Tips to Avoid Burns From The Burn Center at Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Nov 14, 2013
The Burn Center at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, New Jersey’s only certified burn center, wants to keep your family safe in the winter. Each year, there are thousands of residential fires that start as a result of portable or fixed space ...
New Jersey Families to Show Gratitude and Celebrate Miracles at 13th Annual Miracle Walk
Aug 29, 2013
New Jersey Families to Show Gratitude and Celebrate Miracles at 13th Annual Miracle Walk Walk-a-thon to Benefit The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Saint Barnabas Medical Center planned for Saturday, September 28, 2013 Livingston, NJ – At only 18 weeks into their pregnancy, Christopher and Mary Zamfotis, were beyond devastated to ...
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 ...
New Radiation Equipment Helps Cancer Patients Breathe Easier
Jul 29, 2013
Livingston, NJ - Saint Barnabas Medical Center is pleased to announce the arrival of the Elekta Infinity™, a highly advanced radiation treatment system. Elekta Infinity reduces the time required for radiotherapy sessions, while giving ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Cancer Series to Address Quality of Life Issues
Jul 22, 2013
Livingston, N.J. – Often following treatment for cancer, patients find that they need support that is different from their needs while in active treatment. To offer assistance, The Saint Barnabas Cancer Program Department of Psychosocial ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Named 2013 Most Wired Hospital
Jul 16, 2013
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Named 2013 Most Wired Hospital Livingston, NJ — Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ was named a 2013 Most Wired hospital. This year marks the 15th anniversary of Health Care’s Most Wired Survey. In that time, hospitals and health care systems have made great ...
Weekly Chi Kung Class Available to Cancer Patients at Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Jul 11, 2013
Livingston, NJ – A cancer diagnosis propels many people into a world of unfamiliar and perhaps frightening emotions. Because there are many ways to cope with these feelings, The Cancer Center of Saint Barnabas offers many services designed to ...
Trouble Sleeping? If so, This Talk Is For You.
Jul 8, 2013
Livingston, N.J. - Getting a good night sleep is important for your health, but for millions of people with chronic sleep problems, along with their partners or spouse, getting a good night sleep is only a dream. If you are kept awake by a partner ...
Common Sunscreen Mistakes
Jun 21, 2013
Livingston, NJ – As the weather heats up and people enjoy a fun summer stocked with plenty of outdoor activities, it is important to remember that regular use of sunscreen is one of the best ways to prevent skin cancer. In fact, this is the ...
Free Skin Cancer Screenings Held During June
May 28, 2013
Livingston, NJ -- Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Based on current statistics from the American Cancer Society, more than 1 million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed yearly in the United States but if detected ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Offers Advice During Stroke Awareness Month
May 17, 2013
Knowing the Signs and Acting Quickly Can Make a Difference Livingston, N.J. -- May is National Stroke Awareness Month and The Stroke Center at Saint Barnabas Medical Center reminds people that when it comes to stroke, how fast and where they receive ...
Genetic Counseling Helps Women & Families Face Inherited Gynecological Cancers
May 15, 2013
Genetic Counseling Helps Women & Families Face Inherited Gynecological Cancers It’s difficult enough to confront a diagnosis of breast or ovarian cancer without also learning that the malignancies are triggered by your genes. But women who face this type of double jeopardy – or discover they’re at greater ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Recommends The Top 5 Immunizations for Adults
May 14, 2013
Livingston, N.J. -- Everyone understands how important it is for children to get vaccinated. However, there is a significant role for vaccinations in the adult population. “Some vaccinations, such as the tetanus booster, are given to adults to ...
Saint Barnabas Burn Foundation Holds Annual Pedaling for Prevention Bike Tour
Apr 22, 2013
Livingston, N.J. – Saint Barnabas Burn Foundation will hold its Pedaling for Prevention Bike Tour in support of The Burn Center at Saint Barnabas on Sunday, June 9, 2013. Riders will enjoy a 40-, 25- or 10-mile ride which loops through the ...
Saint Barnabas Vein Center Offers Free Screenings
Mar 28, 2013
Saint Barnabas Vein Center Offers Free Screenings Pictured are John F. Bonamo, MD, MS, President and CEO, SBMC; Mayor Robert D. Parisi of West Orange; Michael D. Kaplan, MD, Co-Medical Director of The Vein Center; Robert E. Kamieniecki, MD, Co-Medical Director of The Vein Center and Mayor Rudy ...
Take Steps to Get Walking This Spring Tips From Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Mar 27, 2013
Livingston, N.J. -- With the arrival of Spring, now is a great time to take advantage of the warm weather to start exercising. And, one of the best and least expensive forms of aerobic activity is walking. “People are always amazed to learn ...
5K Run and 2K Family Walk To Benefit Pediatric Epilepsy at Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Mar 15, 2013
Livingston, NJ -- When Ethan was just 6 1/2 months old, his parents witnessed his first seizure and their lives were forever changed. After a 10-day hospital stay, he was diagnosed with little known Sturge-Weber Syndrome, one of the main symptoms of ...
Saint Barnabas Burn Foundation Honors Young Artists at Poster Contest Awards Program
Mar 13, 2013
Saint Barnabas Burn Foundation Honors Young Artists at Poster Contest Awards Program Livingston, NJ -- Recently, in recognition of Burn Awareness Week, Saint Barnabas Burn Foundation held the 24th Annual Burn Awareness Poster Contest. Pictured at the awards program are children from throughout the state who were selected as this ...
Things We Couldn’t Live Without… Ideas from The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Family Advisory Council at Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Mar 13, 2013
Livingston, NJ -- There’s no way around it, having a baby in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is hard, incredibly hard. However along the way you may find things that make at least part of your life a little bit easier. We, as former ...
Saint Barnabas Offers Free Vein Screenings
Mar 12, 2013
Livingston, N.J. – Do you experience leg discomfort, swelling and varicose veins? If so, you may be suffering from superficial venous reflux disease which affects approximately 25 million people in the United States. To help, Michael Kaplan, ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Cancer Series to Address Quality of Life Issues
Mar 6, 2013
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Cancer Series to Address Quality of Life Issues Livingston, N.J. – Often following treatment for cancer, patients find that they need support that is different from their needs while in active treatment. To offer ...
Help For Those With Sleeping Problems from The Center for Sleep Disorders at Saint Barnabas Part of Sleep Awareness Week, March 3-9, 2013
Feb 22, 2013
Livingston, NJ -- For years, Robert Fleischman suffered from snoring and would wake up choking and gasping for air. He found himself tired during the day, constantly yawning and had even fallen asleep during meetings. When a friend suggested he might ...
Saint Barnabas Medical Center Accepting Nominations for Excellence in Nursing Award
Feb 1, 2013
Livingston, N.J. – Saint Barnabas Medical Center is now accepting nominations for The Marcia Reinfeld Samuels and Morton Abraham Samuels Fund Award for Excellence in Nursing. An ideal candidate is a nurse who portrays the profession through ...
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