Health & Wellness

July 23, 2021

WESTAMPTON, NJ – With the start of the new school year is fast-approaching, the Burlington County Health Department is planning to hold several pop-up vaccine clinics during the next several weeks to ensure easy access to COVID-19 shots for eligible children and adults who are still not ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — An online dashboard is allowing residents to check on the percentages of adults in each municipality in New Jersey who have received their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as well as percentages of adults who are now fully vaccinated.  The dashboard can be found HERE.  The ...

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HAMILTON, NJ – It's been an excruciatingly long year for hospitals such as Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital - Hamilton (RWJUH-Hamilton) that faced the surge of COVID-19 (coronavirus) patients, as well as the challenge of keeping their own frontline health care team safe, head on. With ...

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MOORESTOWN, NJ — Harmony Village at CareOne Stanwick Road in Moorestown is currently expanding their facilities in order to grow its program to care for dementia patients. All of Harmony Village at CareOne’s residents suffer from some form of dementia, with the facility unique in the fact that ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The launch of a new online dashboard in May is allowing residents to check on the percentages of adults in each municipality in New Jersey who have received their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as well as percentages of adults who are now fully vaccinated.  The dashboard ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – Burlington County is one of the healthiest places to live in the nation, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings. The county was one of 10 New Jersey counties listed among the publication’s Top 500 Healthiest Communities by U.S. News & World Report, in ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ – Governor Phil Murphy recently signed into law a series of measures to tackle the state's opioid crisis through overdose prevention and recovery resilience. The six new laws are focused on overdose prevention by expanding low-barrier access to naloxone and bridges to medication ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Have you lost your COVID-19 vaccination card and are not sure how you can get a copy to show proof that you have received the vaccine? New Jersey residents can obtain a copy of the card through the New Jersey Department of Health. Although the state Department of Health cannot ...

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BURLINGTON, NJ – Deborah Speciality Physicians will be holding a walk-in COVID vaccination clinic at its Sunset Road location in Burlington, and anyone who receives a shot that day will get a free dinner from Mary’s Mobile Diner, which will be on site. The Pfizer vaccine will be dispensed, so ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Bordentown Township will play host to a weekly Burlington County Health Department vaccine clinic starting on Thursday, June 24.  Starting this week, the County Health Department opened four new fixed vaccine clinics, including one in Bordentown Township which will take ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The launch of a new online dashboard last month is allowing residents to check on the percentages of adults in each municipality in New Jersey who have received their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as well as percentages of adults who are now fully vaccinated.  The ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ – Burlington County is continuing to make COVID-19 shots available to residents who want the strong protection the vaccines provide. “We’ve made incredible progress in getting people vaccinated and we’ve seen the results in our low COVID-19 case numbers, but we’re not ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — If you live in or around Bordentown, you'll soon have convenient options every week this summer to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.  Starting on June 24, the Burlington County Health Department will host a vaccine clinic every Thursday from 3PM to 7PM at the Bordentown ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — Burlington County's COVID-19 Vaccine Outreach Team will be in Bordentown City on Thursday, according to a post on the County's Facebook page.  As part of its vaccination efforts, the County has launched the Vaccine Outreach Team to conduct door-to-door, phone and text ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The launch of a new online dashboard last month is allowing residents to check on the percentages of adults in each municipality in New Jersey who have received their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as well as percentages of adults who are now fully vaccinated.  The ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The launch of a new online dashboard last month is allowing residents to check on the percentages of adults in each municipality in New Jersey who have received their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as well as percentages of adults who are now fully vaccinated.  The ...

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NEW BRUSWICK, NJ — As vaccination rates increase and prospects of normal life return after more than a year into the coronavirus pandemic, New Jerseyans differ on various aspects of this “new normal” and how comfortable they feel, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Almost all New ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — While 73% of New Jerseyans say they have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and another 10% say they will likely get a shot, there are still 16% who remain unwilling to take the vaccine, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. The large number of Garden ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The launch of a new dashboard earlier this month is allowing residents to check on the percentages of adults in each municipality in New Jersey who have received their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as well as percentages of adults who are now fully vaccinated.  The ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – The Burlington County Health Department is continuing to make COVID-19 vaccines accessible to residents who want the inoculation and has scheduled upcoming community vaccination clinics throughout the county. This month alone, the Health Department has already held seven ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — The launch of a new dashboard earlier this month is allowing residents to check on the percentages of adults in each municipality in New Jersey who have received their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as well as percentages of adults who are now fully vaccinated.  The ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — A walk-in COVID vaccination clinic will be taking place in Bordentown Township tomorrow.  The clinic is being held on Tuesday, May 25 from 10AM to 12PM at the Bordentown Township Senior Center, located at 3 Municipal Drive.  The Moderna vaccine will be administered ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — A walk-in COVID vaccination clinic will be taking place in Bordentown Township next week.  The clinic is being held on Tuesday, May 25 from 10AM to 12PM at the Bordentown Township Senior Center, located at 3 Municipal Drive.  The Moderna vaccine will be administered ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – Children 12 to 15 years old are now eligible to receive Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, and the Burlington County Health Department wants parents to be aware of the easy methods to make vaccine appointments. The Burlington County Vaccine Mega-Site at the Moorestown Mall began ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Touting the benefits of vaccination in curbing the spread of COVID-19, Governor Phil Murphy on Monday announced the launch of a new vaccine dashboard that includes percentages of adults in each municipality who have received their first doses of the vaccine as well as percentages of ...

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TRENTON, NJ — St. Francis Medical Center could become a part of Capital Health under a non-binding Letter of Intent (LOI) that was has been signed by the two healthcare providers.  The non-binding LOI is the first step towards evaluating and designing a framework that will enhance health care ...

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NEW JERSEY – In the wake of a new federal rule that will disregard race considerations when evaluating the organ procurement organizations (OPOs) that help register organ donors and facilitate donations across the country, an advocacy group is addressing the disparities that could arise from the ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – The Burlington County Health Department has resumed vaccinating vulnerable homebound residents, noting that all vaccines provide safe, strong protection against COVID-19 and are critical to bringing about the end of the pandemic. “We’ve made tremendous strides at our Burlington ...

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HAMILTON, NJ – Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, one of the state's leading specialists in bone and muscle health, formally welcomed patients to their new, expanded home in Hamilton Township on Thursday.  Dr. Daniel Fletcher, a hand and wrist specialist at Rothman, said "the larger facility and ...

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NEW JERSEY - It seems there is a day, week, or month for everything. Perhaps that’s driven by most human’s inherent need for celebration and joy, or, maybe it’s because in this fast-paced world we need reminders to stop and think about what really matters.  Even if that’s to enjoy a Margherita ...

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