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Press Releases

March 2, 2024

WEST ORANGE, NJ  – John W. Doll, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at RWJBarnabas Health, has been named among Becker’s Hospital Review’s Academic Medical Center/Health System COO to Know for 2024. The Becker’s list recognizes chief operating officers who lead academic ...

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HARRISON / WEST ORANGE, NJ  – As NJ/NY Gotham FC maintains an unparalleled commitment to elevated player resources and player care, the reigning National Women’s Soccer League champions today announced RWJBarnabas Health, New Jersey’s most comprehensive academic health care system, as the club’s ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ --  The Chronic Illness Management Program at Children’s Specialized Hospital, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s inaugural list of 36 hospitals and health systems with great diabetes and endocrinology programs, joining programs from around the ...

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For the sixth consecutive year, Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center rank among the world’s best hospitals, according to Newsweek. Today the publisher, in partnership with market and consumer data analytics company Statista Inc., named both hospitals to ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Every week, volunteers representing New Jersey’s Long-Term Care Ombudsman (LTCO) enter about 150 nursing homes across the state to advocate for quality care and a better quality of life for the residents. These Certified Volunteer Advocates, or CVAs, fill a vital role in helping ...

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Bridges Outreach, Inc., a leading nonprofit provider of homeless services in Northern New Jersey, housed 209 individuals last year through its expanded rapid rehousing and permanent supportive housing programs, an increase of 175%. They also prevented 283 people from experiencing homelessness at ...

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Happy 200-year double birthday! Joe Schott (102) and sister-in-law Marilyn Hart (98) celebrated their joint birthdays, totaling 200 years, on Sunday, Feb. 18. Marilyn had married David Hart, who had the same birthday as his sister Nancy Hart, who married Joe. The two couples only had two ...

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NEWARK, NJ  – In a perfect combination of two organizations that are passionately committed to the state of New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health and the New Jersey Devils today jointly announced the multi-year extension of their innovative partnership that will strengthen the impact the two enterprises ...

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West Orange, NJ, — RWJBarnabas Health, the largest, most comprehensive academic health care system in New Jersey, has appointed Lynda Markoe as Chief People Officer, effective immediately.  In her new role, Ms. Markoe will be responsible for leading the system’s human resource function and ...

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LIVIVNGSTON, NJ -- No one anticipates heart disease, but preparing a plan for it is essential, especially for those among the nearly half of U.S. adults—approximately 116 million—battling high blood pressure or hypertension. Often referred to as the “silent killer” due to its asymptomatic nature, ...

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Meet RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group provider Daniel Dziadosz, MD, Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Dziadosz’s philosophy of care centers on providing compassionate, personalize care while integrating the latest medical advancements to optimize patient outcomes and restore mobility and well-being. His ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The New Jersey Devils will host their Next Generation Weekend presented by RWJBarnabas Health on February 24-25, 2024, when they face off against the Montreal Canadiens for a 2:00 PM contest on Saturday and a 1:00 PM contest on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Prudential ...

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The RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and Recovery’s (IFPR) Peer Recovery Program (PRP) has surpassed its 100,000th patient referral milestone, helping individuals address addiction and paving the way toward for even more people to access the life-changing support they need. Since its ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – Robert Pellechio, Senior Vice President and Chief Pharmacy Officer of  RWJBarnabas Health, has been named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 75 Hospital and Health System Chief Pharmacy Officers to Know for 2024. The list honors Chief Pharmacy Officers who are helping to create ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – Brian David Radbill, MD, MBA, FACP, a board-certified nephrologist and dynamic clinical executive, recently became Chief Medical Officer at Overlook Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System. As CMO at Overlook, Dr. Radbill is responsible for the clinical leadership of Overlook ...

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The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield (JLEP) is pleased to announce that in 2024 we will be awarding three $4,000 scholarships to college-bound women who reside in Union County and demonstrate a passion for volunteerism. The JLEP believes that volunteerism is a vital force in our community, ...

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What better way to celebrate Valentine's Day than with great music. "If music be the food of love, play on!" quoth Shakespeare, and who are we to argue?  Come to the Presbyterian Church of Westfield, 140 Mountain Avenueat East Broad St., Wednesday, Feb. 14 at 1:30 to hear the great music of ...

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Plan a Valentine’s Day date at Splash of Thai in Westfield and treat your special someone to delicious, authentic Thai food.  Some of the restaurant’s most popular items include grilled spicy steak, rack of lamb, basil duck, pad Thai, drunken noodles, raw tuna rolls and Thai iced tea. Now ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ –– Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, announced the groundbreaking treatment in 2023 of the first patient in the nation in a study to examine the effectiveness of using Chimeric Antigen Receptor CAR-T cells in the treatment of the autoimmune ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – RWJBarnabas Health, the largest, most comprehensive academic health care system in New Jersey, has been recognized by Newsweek as one of “America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity” in 2024, for the second year in a row. Newsweek's annual ranking identifies the top 1,000 U.S.

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The following are marketing options available to all candidates for the 2024 elections. To discuss marketing on TAPinto, please contact your local TAPinto site owner/publisher or click here.  Site Advertising: Leaderboard (728 x 90 pixels desktop, 320 x 100 pixels mobile): $750 per month ...

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Meet RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group provider Janish Kothari, MD, Cardiology. Dr. Kothari’s goal as a health care provider is to help patients best understand their unique disease process while encouraging them to be an active participant in their treatment plan. He prides himself on his ability ...

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Scotch Plains – The JCC of Central NJ in Scotch Plains is hosting its annual Special Needs Resource Fair on Sunday, Feb. 25, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. The JCC is located at 1391 Martine Avenue in Scotch Plains. The goal of the Special Needs Resource Fair is to help individuals with ...

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Atlantic Health System marked the completion of the EmPATH (Emergency Psychiatric Assessment, Treatment and Healing) unit at Overlook Medical Center, the first of its kind in New Jersey. The specialized unit has a triple aim: to take behavioral emergency patients out of the emergency department ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ -- A group of Union County performers marked seven years of musical partnership and disability inclusion in a recent performance at Kean University’s Wilkins Theater in Union.  The Music for All Concert, a collaboration between Community Access Unlimited (CAU) and Kean ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The JCC of Central New Jersey is marking the return of its theater program with a three-show production of The Little Mermaid, Jr. The shows are on Saturday, Jan. 27, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 28, at 1:00 and 4:30 p.m. at the Bound Brook Arts Center, located at 10 Hamilton ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ, and PLAINFIELD, NJ -- What are you worth? Who decides? And what do you do when it all comes crashing down? These questions will be answered as Play Theater presents Ranked, A New Musical on Friday, Jan. 26, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 27, at 2 p.m. and 6 pm at the duCret ...

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MORRISTOWN/SUMMIT/POMPTON PLAINS/NEWTON, NJ – Three Atlantic Health System medical centers were named today among America’s Best Hospitals for 2024, according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading resource consumers use to find a hospital or doctor – with Morristown Medical Center ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- RWJBarnabas Health, the health system that delivers the most babies in New Jersey, joins the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) in observing Maternal Health Awareness Day on January 23, 2024. The ACOG theme for the 2024 Maternal Health Awareness Day, “Access ...

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This year’s free Family Concert, “Let Justice Roll,” on Saturday Jan. 27, 2024, at 3:00 p.m., will feature two choral works by our very own prolific composer, PSO Board President Mark Miller and composer Lucas Richman. Maestro Charles Prince will also lead the PSO in several orchestral ...

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