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Free Classes to be Offered at CycleBar Livingston

November 22, 2017

LIVINGSTON, NJ — CycleBar Livingston is offering free indoor cycling classes over the Thanksgiving holiday until Sunday, Nov. 26. View class schedule and sign up for classes at https://livingston.cyclebar.com/schedule/.

Cycling shoes, water, and fresh fruit are provided free of charge. Owner Dr. Charlotte Jones-Burton encouraged the public to take advantage ...

Overlook Staff Develops New Insulin Management Device as Healthcare System Empowers Caregivers to Innovate

SUMMIT, NJ - A team comprised of two pharmacists, a pharmacy tech and a nurse at Overlook Medical Center were the collaborative brainchild behind the first innovation spawned by the Atlantic Health Advancements program, or AHa!, an initiative designed to be an innovation center and idea incubator that will inspire Atlantic Health System’s team of over 16,000 employees and 3,700 ...

Skin Surveillance Program Available at Saint Barnabas Medical Center

LIVINGSTON, NJ — As skin cancer continues to be the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States, early detection is vital to successful treatment. In response, The Melanoma Program at Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) has partnered with MoleSafe USA to begin offering a Skin Surveillance Program to provide the community with access to diagnostic screening for the early ...

Daylight Savings Time Ends Sunday, Set Your Clocks Back

MILLBURN, NJ - Daylight Savings Time officially ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday morning.  

While everyone will get an extra hour of sleep, the end of Daylight Savings Time means that it will get darker earlier. On Sunday, sunset is set for 4:48 p.m. Each day after that the sun will set one minute earlier until The Winter Solstice on December 21, 2017.

For early risers, they will see the sun a ...

Saint Barnabas Medical Center Earns Prestigious Award Recognizing Quality Improvement

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC), the flagship facility of RWJBarnabas Health located in Livingston, was recently selected to receive the Excellence Award, the highest-level recognition bestowed by the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence (MAAPE), a regional-level Baldrige-based award program.

“Saint Barnabas Medical Center is relentless in our ...

Overlook's Satellite ER Marks 10-Year Anniversary

UNION TOWNSHIP, NJ - Thriving beyond era of hospital closures, Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center Emergency Services at Overlook, Union Campus -- a satellite emergency department -- has celebrated the 10th Anniversary of its opening.

The facility not only preserved emergency care for the community but anchored further development of needed ...

Susan G. Komen North Jersey Honored for Patient Advocacy at HINJ Life Sciences Celebration

TRENTON, NJ - Susan G. Komen North Jersey was honored for its work in Patient Advocacy at the HealthCare Institute of New Jersey (HINJ) 2017 Life Sciences Celebration held on October 12, 2017 in Trenton, NJ. Komen North Jersey is one of six honorees to be recognized this year for demonstrating a sustained commitment to medical innovation and improving the quality of care for patients.

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Overlook First in NJ to Offer Carotid Artery Stroke Prevention Procedure

SUMMIT, NJ - Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center is the first hospital in New Jersey to offer an innovative new treatment for patients at risk for stroke due to blockages in the neck arteries, a condition known as carotid artery disease.

The minimally invasive procedure, called TransCarotid Artery Revascularization or TCAR, utilizes a new FDA-approved ...

Atlantic Health's #AskHer Campaign Promotes Annual Mammograms During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

MORRISTOWN, NJ - In addition to asking the women in your life what's for dinner? Can you drop me at practice? Or how was your day? Ask her...... Have you scheduled your mammogram?

In 2017, 252,710 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women in the United States, according to Atlantic Health System. During Breast Cancer Awareness Month,  the ...

'Thinking Pink' Year-Round, Pathways at The Connection Offers 'Oasis of Hope' for Women with Cancer

SUMMIT, NJ - Pathways, a program of The Connection in Summit, is the only local cancer support program which directly impacts the surrounding community on a very personal level. For more than 23 years, Pathways has created an oasis of hope for women with a history of cancer by offering support, wellness and educational programs, free-of-charge.

Regardless of their stage of treatment ...

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