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'No One Who Has Received the J&J Vaccine Should Panic or Worry': Murphy

April 15, 2021

TRENTON, NJ -- Despite the side effects reported impacting some young women who received the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine, Gov. Phil Murphy said that "no one who has received the J&J vaccine should panic or worry."  The governor tried to quell fears as the CDC and FDA called for a pause in the distribution of J&J vaccine "out of an abundance of ...

'No One Who Has Received the J&J Vaccine Should Panic or Worry': Murphy

TRENTON, NJ -- Despite the side effects reported impacting some young women who received the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine, Gov. Phil Murphy said that "no one who has received the J&J vaccine should panic or worry."  The governor tried to quell fears as the CDC and FDA called for a pause in the distribution of J&J vaccine "out of an abundance of ...

Heart Attack Survivor Thanks Physicians, First Responders for Saving His Life

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Grateful to be alive, Richard Smekal returned to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset on Wednesday to thank the doctors, EMTs and hospital staff for their quick action in saving his life after he collapsed with sudden cardiac arrest on Main Street March 30.

Smekal, an equipment operator for an electrical company, was working on Main Street in Somerville when he ...

Murphy: 'No One Who Has Received the J&J Vaccine Should Panic or Worry'

TRENTON, NJ -- Despite the side effects reported impacting some young women who received the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine, Gov. Phil Murphy said that "no one who has received the J&J vaccine should panic or worry."  The governor tried to quell fears as the CDC and FDA called for a pause in the distribution of J&J vaccine "out of an abundance of ...

Murphy: 'No One Who Has Received the J&J Vaccine Should Panic or Worry'

TRENTON, NJ -- Despite the side effects reported impacting some young women who received the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine, Gov. Phil Murphy said that "no one who has received the J&J vaccine should panic or worry."  The governor tried to quell fears as the CDC and FDA called for a pause in the distribution of J&J vaccine "out of an abundance of ...

Bergen County Residents 55+ Now Eligible to Make Vaccination Appointments by Phone

PARAMUS, NJ — Bergen County residents age 55 years and older can now schedule COVID-19 vaccinations by phone for appointments at Bergen County’s Vaccination Center. The Center, which is jointly operated by the County of Bergen and Bergen New Bridge Medical Center, administers the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and is located at the Alternate Care Facility Annex on the campus of Bergen New ...

Bergen County Residents 55+ Now Eligible to Make Vaccination Appointments by Phone

PARAMUS, NJ — Bergen County residents age 55 years and older can now schedule COVID-19 vaccinations by phone for appointments at Bergen County’s Vaccination Center. The Center, which is jointly operated by the County of Bergen and Bergen New Bridge Medical Center, administers the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and is located at the Alternate Care Facility Annex on the campus of Bergen New ...

West Orange's COVID-19 Death Tally Reaches 224

West Orange, NJ — According to Mayor Robert Parisi’s April 14 COVID-19 update, a 67-year-old West Orange resident passed away on April 9, bringing West Orange’s COVID-19 death tally to 224.

Parisi extended condolences to everyone who’s lost a loved one to COVID-19. “Our sympathies to the families and all those impacted by this virus.” 

There are 19 ...

April 14 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 151 New Cases Overnight

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 22,602 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of 151 cases with 708 COVID-19 deaths reported since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health on Wednesday reported a total of 845,201 positive cases of the coronavirus since the ...

Heart Attack Survivor Thanks Somerville Physicians, First Responders for Saving His Life

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Grateful to be alive, Richard Smekal returned to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset on Wednesday to thank the doctors, EMTs and hospital staff for their quick action in saving his life after he collapsed with sudden cardiac arrest on Main Street March 30.

Smekal, an equipment operator for an electrical company, was working on Main Street in Somerville when he ...

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Partnership Health Centers Manages COVID-19 Vaccine Center for Ocean County Public School Personnel

April 14, 2021

Integrity Health, through its Partnership Health Centers, today announced it has vaccinated 939 individuals who work in Ocean County’s public schools as well as members of the general public.

Partnership Health Centers set-up and is managing the vaccination center at the Toms River Schools Arena (RWJ Barnabas) in Toms River. 

“We know many eligible individuals have already ...

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