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OPINION: Letter from Hudson County

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Like many hospitals, CarePoint Health’s three Hudson County facilities have had to face challenges this past year, the system's CEO Dr. Achintya Moulick writes, "but emerged stronger than ever. ... Hoboken University Medical Center, Bayonne Medical Center and Christ Hospital, have saved thousands of lives ... and as we reach the critical vaccination levels in this country and we begin to surface from the pandemic, I felt the need to tell our story. "

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AtlantiCare CEO Herndon signs diversity & inclusion action pledge (access required)

Members of AtlantiCare’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) Council join President and CEO Lori Herndon as she signs the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion’s CEO Pledge. The pledge, signed by nearly 2,000 CEOs to date, outlines a specific set of actions CEOs will take to cultivate a trusting environment and support a more inclusive workplace and community. From left, Dr. Saraswathi Racherla, associate program director, Ambulatory Clinic; Sandra Garrett, assistant vice president, Women’s and Children’s Services; Christopher Scanzera, vice president and chief information officer; Donna Michael-Ziereis, vice president and general counsel; Felicia Banks, manager, Communications; Charisse Fizer, chief DE&I officer; Christian Ragland, manager, DE&I; Jenny Hernandez, consultant, Process Management; Desiree May, clinical director, Medical Surgical Services; Chloe Molinequx, coordinator, Customer Experience; Mary Ann Tait, assistant vice president, Human Resources; and Tracey Triniwell, administrative director, Women’s & Children’s Services.

“AtlantiCare has long been committed to preventing and addressing social inequities and disparities in health care,” says President and Chief Executive Officer Lori Herndon. “In 2020, we embraced the fact that we needed to do more. Spurred by nationwide social unrest, we recognized a powerful opportunity to re-evaluate our organizational culture and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I).”

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Report cards (access required)

New Jersey hospitals enjoy a solid reputation nationwide, according to several ranking systems that have issued findings in recent months.

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Remain vigilant (access required)

Atlantic Health System CEO Brian Gragnolati speaks with NJBIZ Editor Jeff Kanige on May 20,2021.

At the peak of the pandemic last spring, Atlantic Health System was treating 900 patients. And since the start of the vaccine rollout, it has been at the forefront of getting shots into state residents' arms, working with the state to run the mega-site in Morris County. So it’s probably not surprising that President and CEO Brian Gragnolati is still cautious about the outlook. NJBIZ recently spoke with him about his experience during the pandemic and why New Jerseyans should not let their guard down just yet.

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