Susan G. Komen's Annual Pink Tie Event Raises Funds, Awareness

March 22, 2018

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Every two minutes, a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer. And every 13 minutes, a woman will lose her battle with the disease. These are mothers, sisters, wives, and friends. 

Susan G. Komen was one of them. After the Texas native passed away from breast cancer, her sister founded the Susan G. Komen Foundation and it blossomed into a ...

Vascular Surgeon, Educator James Alexander Named Dean of TJU's Regional Campus at Atlantic Health Medical Centers

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Vascular surgeon and medical educator James Alexander, MD, has been selected as the associate dean for Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC) at Thomas Jefferson University's regional medical school campus at Atlantic Health System's Overlook and Morristown Medical Centers recently. 

Prior to joining Jefferson and Atlantic Health System, Dr.

Several Alka-Seltzer Plus Products Recalled Due to Label Error

NEW JERSEY - The Bayer Company is voluntarily recalling certain Alka-Seltzer Plus packages due to an error on the label.

According to the recall, Alka-Selzer Plus products sold at Walmart, CVS, Walgreens and Kroger after February 9, 2018 are being recalled. These products are being recalled because the ingredients on the front sticker may not match the actual product in the carton.

The ...

Atlantic Health System’s Dr. Linda Gillam Recognized with American College of Cardiology’s Top Honor

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Linda D. Gillam, MD, MPH, FACC, the Dorothy and Lloyd Huck Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine at Morristown Medical Center/Atlantic Health System, with the 2018 Gifted Educator Award.

The Gifted Educator Award is presented to a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology who has demonstrated innovative, outstanding ...

In Sickness and Health — Dr. K's Nutrition Programs Focus on Wellness 

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — Dr. Kavita Kewalramani or “Dr. K” as she is known to all her patients, is a board certified internist in New Providence who also offers a Medical Weight Loss Program at her practice on Central Avenue. For the past year she has offered her multi-disciplinary program for sustainable weight loss. Beginning in 2018 she will launch two more programs —  ...

Daylight Saving Time Begins Sunday, Here Are 10 Facts You May Not Know

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Despite the cold temp and wintry weather, March has arrived and many of our thought have turned to spring.  One tried and true sign that spring is around the corner is the start of Daylight Saving Time, which begins on Sunday at 2 a.m.  

Though some may mourn the loss of sleep, most will welcome the extra hour of light in the evening hours on Sunday.  Here ...

Komen North Jersey Pink Tie Party Set For March 16

SUMMIT, NJ - The annual Susan G. Komen North Jersey Pink Tie Party fundraiser affair is coming up.

The event, which will be held Friday, March 16 at The Grove in Cedar Grove, is focused on raising funds to support Komen’s BOLD GOAL:  to reduce the number of breast cancer deaths in the U.S. by 50% by the year 2026, by improving access to quality and ...

Heads Up Morristown: More White than Wet for Wednesday's Storm

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The next nor'easter is upon us and the National Weather Service is projecting that the Morristown area will see 5-9 inches of snow.

With many Morristown and Morris Township residents just recovering from days with no power, there is little time to recover before the next storm hits. Currently there are 14,183 JCP&L customers in Morris County that remain without power ...

Morristown Medical Center Named one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for the Third Consecutive Year (2016-2018)

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Two Atlantic Health System hospitals are the only in New Jersey to be named America’s 50 and 100 Best Hospitals from Healthgrades.

Morristown Medical Center was the only hospital in the state to be recognized as one of ‘America’s 50 Best Hospitals’ for the third consecutive year. Overlook Medical Center was recognized as one of ...

Adults Who Interact With Teens Offered Free Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

With teenage suicide rates on an upswing, a barrage of tragedies in the news, and the heightened pressures of adolescence in a media-frenzied world, it’s more important than ever for caring adults to know how to intervene effectively.

Morris County again this year is funding Youth Mental Health First Aid training through NewBridge Services for adults who regularly interact with children ...

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Atlantic Health System's Dr. Jan Schwarz-Miller Named A CMO to Know for 2018

March 20, 2018

Atlantic Health System, an integrated health care delivery system, is proud to announce that, Jan Schwarz-Miller, MD, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical and Academic Officer, Atlantic Health System, was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 100 Hospital and Health System CMOs to Know 2018.

Dr. Schwarz-Miller, was appointed to her current role almost two years ago. Prior to that, ...