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Atlantic Health System Chosen by PinnacleCare to Provide Executive Health Services to Visiting Chinese Clients

November 15, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - For many individuals around the world, accessing high-quality medical expertise and state-of-the-art facilities means having to travel from their home country. For these “medical tourists,” the challenge of finding the right care quickly—before a visa or permit expires—can be difficult.

PinnacleCare, the premier national health advisory firm based in ...

Clark's Cornerstone Physical Therapy Celebrating 13 Years of Care Meeting Commitment

CLARK, NJ – Cornerstone Physical Therapy Health and Wellness Center is celebrating their thirteenth anniversary.  David De La Fuente Ph.D., owner of Cornerstone, opened his doors in Clark on November 15, 2005. 

According to De La Fuente, he opened Cornerstone with a specific idea in mind.   “My vision, my dream, was to open my own practice and ...

Two Atlantic Health System Medical Centers Again Recognized for ‘Meritorious’ Surgical Quality

MORRISTOWN – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center were again recognized as one of 83 participating hospitals that have achieved meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care in the American College of Surgeons’ National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®).

The ACS NSQIP recognition program commends a select ...

Get Outside with the Freewalkers on 'Take A Hike Day'

UNION COUNTY, NJ - The American Hiking Society established Take A Hike Day, each year falling on Nov. 17, as a way to encourage families and individuals to get outside, and to connect with nature. 

Freewalkers, a non-profit walking group, is challenging people to collectively hike 1,000 miles or more this Saturday to observe Take A Hike Day, and you're invited.

Locally, Freewalkers ...

Morristown Medical Center Implants 100th Left Ventricular Assist Device, Helping Patients with End-Stage Heart Failure

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center announced it recently implanted its 100th Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD), which treats patients who are in end-stage heart-failure. Morristown Medical Center is one of 60 hospitals in the nation to receive the Gold Seal of Approval™ Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission for its ...

From the Garden State to Down Under – Atlantic Health System’s Brian Gragnolati Shares New Jersey Success Stories With World Health Leaders

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA– Brian Gragnolati, president and CEO of Atlantic Health System, shared success stories from New Jersey with international health care leaders at the 42 nd World Hospital Congress, held October 10-12 in Brisbane, Australia.

On Thursday, October 11, Gragnolati joined a panel of esteemed colleagues representing the United States, including Rick Pollack, president and ...

Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center Recognized in Top Five Percent of Hospitals Nationwide in Multiple Specialties

MORRISTOWN, NJ –Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center today announced it ranks in the top five percent of hospitals in the nation in a wide variety of specialties and services, according to a report released today by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. Healthgrades recognizes a hospital’s ...

Join Light the Night Walk for Blood Cancers, Saturday, October 20

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk is an annual event dedicated to shining a light on the urgent need for cures for blood cancers. During the walk, survivors and patients carry white lanterns, gold lanterns are carried by those walking in memory, and red lanterns are carried by supporters. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society has been able to invest over $1 ...

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Can YOU be a Match and Save a Life?

November 13, 2018

ELIZABETH, NJ - Help is needed! Learn how you can help save a life. Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry Drive - sponsored by BetheMatch.org will be held at 11 a.m. this Wednesday, November 14, at the Trinitas Regional Medical Center Café, located at 255 Williamson St., Elizabeth.

Brian Dillagard, an 8-year-old New Jersey resident, is one of many local patients searching for a ...