In The Community

Bayonne Reception
From left:
Jerry Walker, co-founder Team Walker
Bayonne Mayor James Davis
Barry Ostrowsky, President and Chief Executive Officer, RWJBarnabas Health
Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravolloti
Assemblywoman, Angela McKnight, Jersey City
Joseph F. Scott, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer, Jersey City Medical Center, Executive Vice President, Office of Health Care Transformation, RWJBarnabas Health

RWJBarnabas Health hosted a welcome reception to celebrate the opening of the new 80,000 square foot medical building in Bayonne. Over 200 guests, including Bayonne Mayor James Davis and other local government officials, attended the event and were given tours of the facility, which encompasses a satellite emergency department (SED), overseen by Jersey City Medical Center, as well as imaging services through New Jersey Imaging Network. The SED has seen almost 800 patients since opening a few weeks ago.


RWJBarnabas Health sponsored the first Bridge Arts Festival in Bayonne featuring artists, musicians, dancers and writers in support of the local artists in the Bayonne community and the surrounding areas.  The event featured live musical and dance performances, food and craft vendors.
RWJBarnabas Health sponsored the first Bridge Arts Festival in Bayonne featuring artists, musicians, dancers and writers in support of the local artists in the Bayonne community and the surrounding areas. The event featured live musical and dance performances, food and craft vendors.

Joseph F. Scott, FACHE President and CEO Jersey City Medical Center greets local residents in front of the new RWJBarnabas Health at Bayonne facility at the Hometown Fair held on June 10 and 11.
Joseph F. Scott, FACHE President and CEO Jersey City Medical Center greets local residents in front of the new RWJBarnabas Health at Bayonne facility at the Hometown Fair held on June 10 and 11.

Mary Cataudella, Vice President, Human Resources at Jersey City Medical Center and Joseph F. Scott, FACHE President and CEO Jersey City Medical Center at the RWJBarnabas Health Career Fair held at Bayonne City Hall on May 17, 2017.   Over 1,600 applicants attended the career fair with many positions filled in various RWJBarnabas Health locations including Jersey City Medical Center and the new facility.
Mary Cataudella, Vice President, Human Resources at Jersey City Medical Center and Joseph F. Scott, FACHE President and CEO Jersey City Medical Center at the RWJBarnabas Health Career Fair held at Bayonne City Hall on May 17, 2017. Over 1,600 applicants attended the career fair with many positions filled in various RWJBarnabas Health locations including Jersey City Medical Center and the new facility.

Bayonne Community
Members of the community gather for the unveiling of the Bayonne facility. (From L-R) Stephen Barry, Executive Vice President, Rendina Health Care Real Estate, Richard M. Rendina, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Mayor Jimmy Davis; Joseph F. Scott, FACHE President and CEO. Jersey City Medical Center; Seena Stein, Jersey City Medical Center Board Member; Robert Margulies, Esq., Chair of the Board of Trustees of Jersey City Medical Center; Thomas A. Biga, President, Northern Region, RWJBarnabas Health.

Bayonne Beam Signing

Bayonne Facility beam signing with Mayor Jimmy Davis.

RWJBarnabas Health and Jersey City Medical Center at the Bayonne Hometown Fair

Bayonne Fair

Jersey City Medical Center EMTs, Jemell Clark and Satyam Gosai, speak to Bayonne residents about EMT services provided by RWJBarnabas Health and Jersey City Medical Center during the Bayonne Hometown Fair.

Fire Safety House

The Burn Center from Saint Barnabas discusses fire safety tips at the Bayonne Hometown Fair.