Health & Wellness

May 21, 2020

ELIZABETH, NJ - Members of the Elizabeth Police Department/PBA Local #4 visited the main campus of Trinitas Regional Medical Center on Wednesday to salute the staff with their color guard and a parade of dozens of police vehicles.   As part of their visit they brought refreshments for the ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Trinitas Regional Medical Center has removed the emergency triage tent that was erected outside the Emergency Room to treat possible surges of Coronavirus patients. “We set up the tent seven weeks ago out of an abundance of caution,” said Gary S. Horan, President & CEO of ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Trinitas Regional Medical Center announced that it has successfully discharged its 500th patient since the outbreak of COVID-19 in late February.     During this unprecedented event in the hospital’s history, Trinitas has evolved to meet the ongoing needs of patients and ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - In a much-needed effort to assist with the Coronavirus pandemic surge of patients, Colorado-based Centura Health is sending caregivers to three New Jersey hospitals, including Trinitas Regional Medical Center, to relieve staff at the frontlines. Arriving tomorrow, Tuesday, April ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Elizabeth has been designed a Health Town for 2019 from the Mayors Wellness Campaign (MWC), a program of the Quality Institute, in partnership with the New Jersey State League of Municipalities. Each year, communities participating in the MWC complete a comprehensive application ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - As a community hospital in close proximity to major transportation hubs like Newark Liberty Airport, Trinitas Regional Medical Center physicians and staff must remain in a state of continual readiness for any public health emergency including the potential of a patient with the ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Trinitas Regional Medical Center has been recognized for the second consecutive year by the Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) for instituting a mandate that all healthcare personnel receives the influenza vaccination every year.  Trinitas has recently been accepted onto IAC’s ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Trinitas Health Foundation is among the list of winners announced this past week by Governor Phil Murphy, Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal, and former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords for grant funding to establish nine hospital-based violence intervention programs across New ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Fourteen Elizabeth residents are part of a class of one hundred and nine students who received their nursing diplomas at the Trinitas School of Nursing 161st Convocation Ceremony held recently at St. Michael's Church in Cranford.  Surrounded by family, friends, and staff that ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Trinitas Regional Medical Center is celebrating 20 years since the merger that gave birth to the Elizabeth-based institution. On January 6, 2000, the leadership of Elizabeth General Medical Center and St. Elizabeth Hospital joined forces during a ceremony held in historic Boxwood ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - For the 10th consecutive year, the Annual Three Kings Day Celebration was held at Trinitas Regional Medical Center to support the children of the Child/Adolescent Behavioral Health Program and the New Point Specialty Program. Inspired by her grandfather who emigrated from Puerto ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - It may have taken a while, but to the delight of her family, Amanda Martinez-Guerrero made her entrance into the world on 5:15 p.m. New Years Day at Trinitas Regional Medical Center.  Little Amanda, is the first child of Rocio Martinez-Guerrero and Jose Morales of Elizabeth. She ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Trinitas Health Foundation to participate in Giving Tuesday this year by asking everyone to help them “Help a Child” with mental illness. A gift to the Trinitas Health Foundation will help pediatric patients and will be doubled thanks to matching funds from Foundation ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) this week awarded $131.3 million to 325 local public housing authorities across the country to provide affordable housing to approximately 15,363 additional non-elderly persons with disabilities.  In New Jersey, HUD ...

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ELIZABETH/CLARK, NJ - One in three Americans are affected by diabetes and must work hard to balance their blood sugar levels, which can be particularly difficult during the holidays. Trinitas Regional Medical Center is offering a seminar at 2 p.m. Thursday, November 21, at Trinitas Medical Group ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - On Tuesday, October 29, Trinitas’ Peace of Mind Campaign, developed in an effort to eliminate the stigma surrounding mental illness, will present an exciting, informative event in Florham Park, featuring actress, author, and behavioral health advocate Mariel Hemingway. The ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Elizabeth School District will be hosting a “Hidden in Plain Sight” a program designed to help parents of teens recognize unfamiliar hazards that are often in plain sight. DEA Special Agent McMahon will guide attendees through an exhibit and explain substance abuse trends, ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The City of Elizabeth and the Dept. of Health and Human Services Public Health Nursing will hold two Free Flu Shot programs.  The first program will be held on Wednesday, October  23, at City Hall Council Chambers located at 50 Winfield Plaza from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. The Second ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - A few years ago, a 60-year-old Elizabeth man named Nathan was treated for a severe infection in the Emergency Department at Trinitas Regional Medical Center. If not for an innovative program that calls for drug/alcohol screening of all patients at Trinitas, Nathan may have been ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The City of Elizabeth’s free Rabies Vaccination Program continues in the month of October with multiple dates and locations. A licensed veterinarian will administer the vaccine. All dogs and cats must be on a leash, and cats also must be in a carrier.  All dogs or cats with a ...

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ELIZABETH/CRANFORD, NJ - The 2nd Annual Charlie’s Angel Prostate Cancer Walk honoring the memory of Charlie Robert Bathelus, will be held at Nomahegan Park in Cranford on Saturday, September 21, from 8 a.m. to Noon. This non-profit foundation and its work, are in honor of the late Charlie Robert ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - After reports of unsafe drinking water in Newark, residents in nearby Elizabeth are raising concerns for the water coming into their homes. Elizabeth Health Officials say residents should not have anything to fear. In a statement posted on the City’s Facebook page, has the ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - In the City of Elizabeth there is a group of Heroes. They don't wear capes or fly, they don’t have x-ray vision nor do they run any faster than you or I. The heroes wear a uniform and are part of an elite well-trained group. They can be seen at most traffic accidents, fires or a ...

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ELIZABETH NJ - Thanks to The Hana® Orthopedic Table, hip replacement surgery isn’t what it used to be says Dr. Mark Ghobrial. In fact, the experience of acquiring a new hip is minimally invasive, less painful, and faster to heal than ever before for many patients at Trinitas Regional Medical ...

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Elizabeth, NJ - Trinitas Regional Medical Center has announced the promotion of Dr. Salvatore G. Savatta from Deputy Chairman to Interim Chair of Behavioral Health & Psychiatry effective May 1. Before arriving at Trinitas in January of 2016, Dr. Savatta was Director of Inpatient Psychiatry ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - A new handbook designed to educate families with loved ones with disabilities, has been released to include information on Advocacy tips, Resources, and more!  When Donna Icovino watched as her 18-year-old son with autism and bipolar disorder was taken to a state psychiatric ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ -  Fifteen Elizabeth residents received their nursing diplomas as part of a class of Seventy-four students at the Trinitas School of Nursing 162nd Convocation Ceremony held recently at St. Michael’s Church in Cranford.  Surrounded by family, friends, and staff that supported their ...

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One of only 5 NJ hospitals named to Becker's Hospital Review List ELIZABETH, NJ - Trinitas Regional Medical Center is among a select group of hospitals across the nation chosen as one of the 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare for 2019 by Becker’s Healthcare, based in Chicago. This is the ...

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This year’s honorees: Phillips 66 Bayway Refinery, Crothall Healthcare & Morrison Healthcare Food Services, and N.J. Burkett ELIZABETH, NJ - Almost 500 guests attended the Trinitas Health Foundation’s annual Gala with the theme “Committed to Caring” on Thursday, May 9 held at the Venetian in ...

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