RWJBarnabas Health Names Brian George Vice President of Musculoskeletal and Spine Services
Jan 3, 2018
RWJBarnabas Health Names Brian George Vice President of Musculoskeletal and Spine Services West Orange, NJ, January 3, 2018 – RWJBarnabas Health has named Brian H. George, MS, MBA, FACHE as Vice President of Musculoskeletal and Spine Services. In his new role, Mr. George will drive costs, quality and outcomes for the Orthopedic ...
The Hearst Foundation Awards RWJBarnabas Health Facilities
Dec 13, 2017
West Orange, NJ, December 11, 2017 – The Hearst Foundation, Inc. has awarded RWJBarnabas Health a grant for $100,000 to expand its mobile simulation training program at the system’s RWJ University Hospital (RWJUH) Hamilton and Community ...
Aetna and Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center Reach New Agreement
Apr 20, 2017
RWJBarnabas Health hospitals and ancillary facilities will remain in-network without interruption PARSIPPANY and WEST ORANGE, NJ, April 20, 2017 — Aetna (NYSE: AET ) and RWJBarnabas Health, New Jersey’s most comprehensive health care ...
Information About Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center and the Aetna Contract
Apr 20, 2017
RWJBarnabas Health and Aetna have reached a new agreement. RWJBarnabas Health will continue to be part of the Aetna network. As a result, there will be NO disruption in service. Read more.
Randi Hershkowitz Appointed Chief Nursing Officer of RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Center
Jun 20, 2017
TOMS RIVER, N.J. – RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Network has announced Randi Hershkowitz, RN-BC, BSN as Chief Nursing Officer for RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility. In the nursing profession for ...
Jason Vigliarolo Appointed Chief Operating Officer of RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Center
Jun 15, 2017
Jason Vigliarolo Appointed Chief Operating Officer  of RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Center TOMS RIVER, N.J. – RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Network has announc ed Jason Vigliarolo as Chief Operating Officer for RWJBarnabas Health Behavioral Health Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility. Vigliarolo will continue in his role as ...
Tips for Packing a Heart-Healthy School Lunch
Sep 18, 2017
September is quickly approaching. This means kitchens across America will be buzzing as parents reach for the refrigerator to pack brown bags and lunch boxes. Before you head to the grocery store to stock up on lunch items, keep in mind these ...
Healthy Summer Salads: Say “No” to Mayo
Jul 19, 2017
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, ...
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 ...
Coping with Loss and Handling the Holidays: A Program for Those Who are Grieving
Oct 5, 2015
West Orange, NJ – On Monday, October 12, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Barnabas Health Hospice will host “Coping with Loss and Handling the Holidays: A Program for Those Who are Grieving,” at the Barnabas Health Corporate Office located at ...
Spirit of Children Brings a Happier Halloween to Young Patients at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Oct 27, 2017
Spirit of Children Brings a Happier Halloween to Young Patients at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center NEWARK, New Jersey, October 26, 2017 – Halloween retailer Spirit Halloween brought the fun and excitement of this upcoming holiday to young patients at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey (CHoNJ) at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center on ...
Children’s Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Expands Pediatric Orthopedic Services
Jun 15, 2017
Children’s Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center  Expands Pediatric Orthopedic Services Newark, N.J. (June 15, 2017) - Families in Newark and the surrounding areas now have an important new resource for children born with orthopedic impairments and those who are living with orthopedic trauma caused by an injury. Folorunsho Edobor-Osula, ...
Clara Maass Medical Center Foundation Hosts Signature Event: A Tasteful Experience
Dec 7, 2017
Clara Maass Medical Center Foundation Hosts Signature Event:  A Tasteful Experience Food and beverage enthusiasts and supporters attended Clara Maass Medical Center (CMMC) signature event “A Tasteful Experience” held on November 13th at the Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange, NJ. The event, which included a VIP ...
Clara Maass Medical Center Appoints Torres Chief Human Resources Officer
Dec 7, 2017
Clara Maass Medical Center Appoints Torres Chief Human Resources Officer Belleville, NJ – Clara Maass Medical Center announced today the appointment of Alfred Torres to the position of Chief Human Resources Officer. Torres succeeds James Rowlek who retired in September. As the hospitals’ chief human resources ...
Community Medical Center to Host Dancing for Heart Health to Promote Healthy Lifestyles
Jan 12, 2018
TOMS RIVER, NJ, January 12, 2018 - Heart disease and stroke are the number one killers of American adults, claiming more lives than all forms of cancer. Since 1963, the United States Congress has proclaimed February “American Heart Month” ...
Health Alert: Wind Chill and Frost Bite Advisory
Jan 5, 2018
Health Alert: Wind Chill and Frost Bite Advisory Although the snowfall should stop by Thursday night, the blizzard conditions are far from over. New Jersey is entering a frigid 48-hour period starting Thursday night. Temperatures are expected to drop ...
Aetna and Jersey City Medical Center Health Reach New Agreement
Apr 20, 2017
RWJBarnabas Health hospitals and ancillary facilities will remain in-network without interruption PARSIPPANY and WEST ORANGE, NJ, April 20, 2017 — Aetna (NYSE: AET ) and RWJBarnabas Health, New Jersey’s most comprehensive health care ...
Information About Jersey City Medical Center and the Aetna Contract
Apr 20, 2017
RWJBarnabas Health and Aetna have reached a new agreement. RWJBarnabas Health will continue to be part of the Aetna network. As a result, there will be NO disruption in service. Read more.
Cutting-edge Technology for Advanced Prostate Cancer Detection Introduced at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Nov 28, 2017
Lakewood, NJ – An advanced technology to more accurately diagnose prostate cancer has been introduced at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus (MMCSC). MRI ultrasound fusion biopsy is a new method to test suspected prostate tumors by fusing ...
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Introduces New Vascular Institute
Oct 4, 2017
The Vascular Institute at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus (MMCSC) was introduced this past August bringing excellence in care for peripheral vascular disease to Lakewood. “This program is going to provide patients with comprehensive, ...
Partners For Life
Dec 14, 2017
Partners For Life Longtime patient teams with MMC's Wilentz Breast Center in Howell to spread message of good health. MAMMOGRAPHY IS WIDELY recognized as the gold standard in detecting breast cancer. But despite its benefits, many women feel that going for a ...
The Jacqueline M. Wilentz Center at Monmouth Medical Receives $5,400 Donation from Kennedy International Inc.
Dec 14, 2017
The Jacqueline M. Wilentz Center at Monmouth Medical Receives $5,400 Donation from Kennedy International Inc. From left, Cynthia Barone, D.O., Regional Medical Director of Breast Imaging for Monmouth Medical Center, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus, and Community Medical Center, Diane Ciricillo, Director, Breast Center, Jaydene Drew, Vice President of ...
Celebrity Chef Sam Talbot Tours Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s The Beth Greenhouse
Jan 4, 2018
Celebrity Chef Sam Talbot Tours Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s The Beth Greenhouse and Gives Cooking Demonstration to Community Children at Wellness Center Newark, NJ (December 12, 2017) – Sam Talbot, celebrity chef and semi-finalist on season two of Top Chef toured Newark Beth Israel Medical Center’s (NBIMC) hydroponic ...
New Jersey's infant mortality gap is the nation's largest
Dec 13, 2017
New Jersey's infant mortality gap is the nation's largest northjersey.com
Saint Barnabas Medical Center First Hospital in Region to Utilize SpaceOAR® System to Aid in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer
Dec 20, 2017
Saint Barnabas Medical Center First Hospital in Region to Utilize SpaceOAR® System to Aid in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer The Radiation Oncology Department at Saint Barnabas Medical Center is the first hospital in the area to utilize the SpaceOAR® System for patients receiving radiation therapy for prostate cancer. “When treating our patients, the priority is ...
Fighting MS-Conception: New Multiple Sclerosis Center Director Says Debunking Myths is Part of the Battle Against this Tough-but Treatable-Disease
Dec 19, 2017
"When it comes to the chronic disease multiple sclerosis (MS), misunderstandings abound. “Most people— including some physicians—think it always gets worse and is always disabling, and that the focus of treatment is only to ...
RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention & the DART Coalition To Host Awareness Night to Raise Awareness of the Dangers of Underage Drinking
Oct 3, 2016
RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention (IFP) and the DART Prevention Coalition are hosting a Community Awareness Night on the dangers and legal consequences of underage drinking on Thursday, October 6 from 6 to 8 pm at New Egypt High School. ...
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 ...
Aetna and The Unterberg Children's Hospital Reach New Agreement
Apr 20, 2017
RWJBarnabas Health hospitals and ancillary facilities will remain in-network without interruption PARSIPPANY and WEST ORANGE, NJ, April 20, 2017 — Aetna (NYSE: AET ) and RWJBarnabas Health, New Jersey’s most comprehensive health care ...
Information About The Unterberg Children's Hospital and the Aetna Contract
Apr 20, 2017
RWJBarnabas Health and Aetna have reached a new agreement. RWJBarnabas Health will continue to be part of the Aetna network. As a result, there will be NO disruption in service. Read more.
2017 Hudson County STEM Showcase high school medalists
Apr 5, 2017
2017 Hudson County STEM Showcase high school medalists nj.com