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Atlantic Health System’s Amy Perry Named to Becker’s 130 Women Leaders of Hospitals and Health Systems to Know List

December 16, 2017

MORRSITOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System, an integrated health care delivery system, today announced that Amy Perry, CEO of the Hospital Division and Senior Vice President of Integrated Care Delivery, has been named to Becker's Healthcare’s 130 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know list.

Women on the list, which includes hospital and health system executives from ...

Managing stress this holiday season

MORRISTOWN, NJ - “It’s the most wonderful time of the year…It’s the hap-happiest season of all.” 

Words to a classic holiday song. Yes, the holidays are here – a joyful time of year reconnecting with family and friends, creating memories and enjoying music, food and special traditions. But the holidays can also be a time of great stress and anxiety ...

Morristown Medical Center Recognized as Top Teaching Hospital

One of 36 Hospitals Nationwide to Achieve Recognition

MORRISTOWN, NJ  – Morristown Medical Center, the flagship hospital of Atlantic Health System, today announced it was recognized as a Top Teaching Hospital by The Leapfrog Group for the second consecutive year. The medical center is one of only 36 in the nation to achieve this honor.

Atlantic Health System has a ...

Goryeb Children's Hospital's Dr. Seve Halpern Honored by The Valerie Fund

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Steven Halpern, MD, MBA (top row, second from right), Medical Director of the Goryeb Children’s Hospital in Morristown, NJ, was recognized by The Valerie Fund at its 26th Annual Thanksgiving Ball.

Halpern was honored for his 35-year dedication to the children treated at Goryeb Children’s Hospital’s Valerie Center.

He is pictured here with Valerie Fund ...

Ribbon Cutting Officially Opens Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center at Overlook Medical Center

SUMMIT, NJ - It takes a village…not just to raise a child, but to treat patients with brain tumors. The Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center in Overlook Medical Center is the medical version of a village and, on Wednesday, Nov. 29, the official ribbon cutting ceremony marked its grand opening.

Members of the Glasser Foundation, two of the three co-directors of the Glasser Brain Tumor ...

Health Alert: New Tick Found in N.J.

TRENTON, N.J. — An exotic East Asian tick, also known as the longhorned tick or bush tick, was found on a farm in Hunterdon County on Nov. 9.

On Nov. 21, New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher announced the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Veterinary Services Laboratory (NVSL) in Ames, Iowa confirmed the tick’s species. Initial identification ...

Atlantic Health Recognizes Randi Cataquet and Stephen Coughlin for Neuroscience Nursing Excellence

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System presented its annual neuroscience nursing awards to Stephen Coughlin, RN, of Parsippany and Randi Cataquet, of Springfield.

Coughlin, who works at Morristown Medical Center, was named the Atlantic Health System Neuroscience RN Rising Star Award winner. In presenting him with the award, Gayle Walker-Cillo RN, said Coughlin has a reputation for showing ...

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ - The 11th Annual  Black Friday Blood Drive, sponsored by local boy scouts will take place on Black Friday.

In partnership with the New York Blood Center, the Boy Scouts of America will be collecting blood donations on Friday November 24 from 10am - 4pm at the Patriot's Path Council, 1 Saddle Road, Cedar Knolls.

Interested in giving blood? Register by ...

Morristown Doctor Recognized with Most Prestigious Child Neurology Honor

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Dr. Bernard Maria, director of the Division of Child Neurology and Developmental Medicine at Goryeb Children's Hospital, part of Atlantic Health System, has been recognized with the 2018 Hower Award, the highest recognition from the Child Neurology Society.

This prestigious award is given yearly to one member of the Child Neurology Society who is highly regarded by ...

It’s Never too Late to Quit: The Great American Smokeout is Nov. 16

MORRISTOWN, NJ — The Great American Smokeout is Thursday, November 16. 

Despite an overall decrease in the number of smokers today, one out of five adults still smokes. The Great American Smokeout was started by the American Cancer Society in 1977 as a day to challenge smokers to quit smoking for 24 hours while increasing awareness of the dangers of smoking. 

The Great ...

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Dr. Mohamad Cherry of Atlantic Health System to Lead Meeting Session of Multiple Studies at Top International Blood Cancer Conference

December 9, 2017

Mohamad Cherry, MD, will lead a major session on new discoveries about the most common type of acute adult leukemia and help present results of four major blood cancer studies at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 59th Annual Meeting, December 9-12 in Atlanta, GA.  The meeting is the world’s pre-eminent gathering of clinicians and researchers focused on blood diseases, who travel ...