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

November 22, 2017

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 ...

Atlantic Health's Dr. Bernard Maria 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 ...

Pathways' 'Gather to Give' Events Net 'Oasis of Hope' $35,000

SUMMIT, NJ - The loyal friends and advocates of The Connection’s Pathways Women’s Cancer Support program recently hosted a series of receptions that raised awareness and $35,000 for the program, the intimate “Gather to Give” parties held leading up to and throughout October in conjunction with “Breast Cancer Awareness Month."

“We were ...

Aha Moment: 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 ...

Area Public Discussion Will Offer Tips to Identify, Defend Against Cyberbullying

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - With the continued rise of social media, an alarming number of children and teens are targets of online bullying. Parents and caregivers are invited to learn more about cyberbullying tactics and how to fight back against them by attending “Bullying & Our Children,” a free public discussion November 27, from 6:30 - 8 p.m., at Springfield Town ...

Rubino Named Among 'Top Doctors' by NJ Monthly for 10th Consecutive Year

SUMMIT, NJ - In its November issue now on newsstands, New Jersey Monthly Magazine has again named Dr. Robert Rubino  to the annual “Jersey Choice: Top Doctors,” marking his tenth, consecutive year of inclusion on the list.

Rubino is considered to be a leader in women’s medicine due to his clinical research, his use of minimally-invasive ...

Overlook Hailed by American College of Surgeons for 'Meritorious Surgical Quality'

SUMMIT, NJ - The American College of Surgeons, an organization "dedicated to improving the care of the surgical patient and to safeguarding standards of care in an optimal and ethical practice environment," -- via its  National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) -- has recognized Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center as one of 66 ACS NSQIP ...

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 ...

Overlook Again Named in 'America’s 100 Best Hospitals' for Stroke, General Surgery and Critical Care by Healthgrades

SUMMIT, NJ - Overlook Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, has been recognized by consumer healthcare ratings group Healthgrades as One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for stroke care, general surgery and critical care.

Overlook is the only hospital in New Jersey to be named one of Healthgrades' America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke ...

Just #AskHer: Atlantic Health 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 health ...

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Training for Volunteer Mentors to Help Youth with Special Needs

November 21, 2017

New Providence Recreation and TryCAN will also be hosting a training class for teens (ages 13+) interested in becoming a volunteer Peer Mentor for youth with special needs at recreation classes and events.  Attendees will learn more about youth with certain developmental and/or physical needs and how to work with and help these youth participate in recreation programs.  After the ...