Health Care

Mar 18, 2022

Nonprofit to explore creation of autism-friendly apartments in NJ

According to Montville's Parents With A Plan, fewer than 1 in 4 adults with disabilities lives independently, and autistic residents are at high risk of involuntarily displacement, institutionalization or homelessness when their parents, whom they often live with, pass away.

Mar 18, 2022

CentraState names Scott president and CEO

Senior Vice President and COO Tom Scott will succeed John Gribbin, who is set to retire next month after leading the hospital for 22 years.

Mar 17, 2022

Report: NJ Alzheimer’s patients will reach 210,000 by 2025

According to the study, doctors and the American public both face challenges in understanding and diagnosing mild cognitive impairment and MCI due to Alzheimer’s, which may sound like "normal aging," but "is not part of the typical aging process."

Mar 17, 2022

Armas inks distribution deal with Indian company

In the collaboration’s first year, Steriscience — a privately held injectables firm — intends to launch up to eight products through the Freehold-based pharmaceutical company.

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Mar 17, 2022

In-home health monitoring company completes $4M in seed funding

The work of Aptatek Biosciences aims to change the game for patients with PKU — a rare, inherited disease — with monitoring that would offer the opportunity to engage in clinical-grade testing through a user-friendly, portable device.

Mar 16, 2022

Reckitt recalls 3.74M Airborne Gummies bottles

When opened for the first time, pressure build-up in the product can cause the cap and underlying seal to pop off with force, posing an injury hazard.

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Mar 16, 2022

Somerset company CareCloud names new COO

In addition to Steve Link's promotion, the health care technology firm announced three other personnel moves.

Mar 15, 2022

Markovitz family gifts $1.8M to The Valerie Fund

The donation will establish a permanent child life specialist position at the children’s center at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, where Marilyn Markovitz was born 87 years ago.

From left: Maria Paderon, director, Rehabilitation Services, Raritan Bay Medical Center, Old Bridge Medical Center; Robert Zuckerman, East Brunswick Economic Development officer; William DiStanisalo, interim president, chief hospital executive, Raritan Bay Medical Center, Old Bridge Medical Center; Todd Way, president, Central Market, Hackensack Meridian Health; Anthony Cuzzola, vice president, Rehabilitation Care Transformation Services, Hackensack Meridian Health; Dana Zimbicki, East Brunswick Councilwoman; Jay Grosholz, East Brunswick Chamber of Commerce cut the ribbon at Hackensack Meridian Raritan Bay Medical Center's first satellite outpatient rehabilitation center in East Brunswick in March 2022.
Mar 15, 2022

Hackensack Meridian RBMC opens 1st outpatient rehab in East Brunswick

The office, which moved from Matawan, is the first satellite physical therapy location from HMH's Raritan Bay Medical Center to set up shop in the city.

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Mar 14, 2022

Deborah Heart and Lung unveils smart infusion pump system

The health center’s nurses were involved with choosing Ivenix, which is designed to reduce medication errors.

In celebration of the Newark Amazon delivery station launch in September 2020, the online retailer partnered with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center to provide meals for more than 500 of its employees who have been working on the front lines during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mar 14, 2022

Newark Beth Israel’s cancer and blood disorders center welcomes new leader

Dr. Sari Jacoby succeeds Dr. Alice Cohen in the role, who had led the Frederick B. Cohen, MD Comprehensive Cancer and Blood Disorders Center — which was founded by her father — since 1998.

Mar 14, 2022

Monmouth Medical Center unveils advancement in cancer treatment

The new tomotherapy suite features significantly upgraded equipment to provide advanced radiation therapy in a calming environment.