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Trinitas Emergency Department Doctor Receives 2018 Outstanding EMS Physician Award

November 19, 2018

ELIZABETH, NJ – Dr. Matthew Letizia, DO, FACOEP, doesn’t sit still. That’s partly why his job in the Emergency Department at Trinitas Regional Medical Center has been such a good fit for him since 2007. His energy and desire to do more have made him the winner of the 2018 Outstanding EMS Physician Award by the NJ State Department of Health EMS Council.

“In the world of ...

Can YOU be a Match and Save a Life?

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

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

The Elizabeth Community Comes Together to “Walk for a Cause” for the 6th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

ELIZABETH, NJ - Dozens of survivors and community members gathered together to “Walk for a Cause” on Saturday, Oct 20, in the town’s 6th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk.  

The event sponsored by the Department of Health and Human Services, Trinitas Hospital, and Union County Public Health, among others, took place at Carteret Park and kicked off at 10 a.m with a ...

Union County Designated as a Safe Space for the LGBTQ Community by Union County Freeholders

UNION COUNTY, NJ - As part of National Coming Out Day the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders declared Union County a Safe Space for LGBTQ individuals during their Freeholder Board mobile meeting that was held in Plainfield on October 11.

The County observed National Coming Out Day on October 11, and participated in the one-day campaign that engages communities to take a stand against the ...

“Easing the Stigma about Behavioral Health”

ELIZABETH, NJ – The Trinitas Health Foundation will present an informative evening on "Easing the Stigma about Behavioral Health" with former U.S. Congressman and mental health advocate Patrick J. Kennedy and Journalist Jack Ford. The event will be held at 6 p.m. at The Park Savoy Estate in Florham Park, Tuesday, October 30. Cocktails and a light supper will be served.

The ...

The City of Elizabeth Receives Acceptance into AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities

ELIZABETH, NJ - Community members came out to the Elizabeth Public Library on Tuesday morning to watch a ceremony, as the City of Elizabeth has been accepted into the AARP Network of Age-Friendly communities. 

AARP State representatives presented Mayor Bollwage with the city’s certification. With this designation, the City of Elizabeth becomes the 7th municipality in the state ...


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