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Atlantic Health System Named a 'Best Workplace for Diversity' For Third Year in Row

December 7, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System has once again been recognized for its commitment to diversity by being named number 77 on the FORTUNE ‘Best Workplaces for Diversity’ list – the third year in a row Atlantic Health System has earned this recognition from the national publication.

The only New Jersey-based health care provider on the list, Atlantic Health System ...

Goryeb Children's Hospital Designated Nation's First Pediatric Center of Excellence for CMT

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children’s Hospital has been designated as a Pediatric Center of Excellence for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) by the Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation -- the first hospital to earn that designation in the country.

“At present, there is no drug therapy for patients with CMT, which can be worrying ...

Atlantic Health System's Overlook and Morristown Medical Centers Again Recognized for ‘Meritorious’ Surgical Quality

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center in Summit and Morristown Medical Center have once again been recognized as one of 83 participating hospitals that have achieved meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care in the American College of Surgeons’ National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP).

The ACS NSQIP recognition ...

Dr. Robert Rubino Again Named 'Top Doc' by NJ Monthly

SUMMIT, NJ - Dr. Robert Rubino, for the 11th consecutive year, has been named to the annual list 'Jersey Choice: Top Doctors', as detailed in current (November 2018) issue of New Jersey Monthly. According to an accompanying article in New Jersey Monthly, Dr. Rubino is, “a nationally recognized expert in minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Rubino is at the forefront of ...

Overlook Among Three Atlantic Health System Medical Centers Recognized with 'A' Hospital Safety Grade

SUMMIT, NJ - Summit's Overlook Medical Center -- along with Morristown Medical Center and Chilton Medical Center -- has been named among the top hospitals in the nation for safety by The Leapfrog Group, with each facility earning the highest possible safety rating of ‘A’ in Leapfrog's fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grades.

The three ...

Jacobson Joins Imagine Board of Trustees

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - Elisa Jacobson has been elected to the Board of Trustees of Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss. Jacobson is the Chief Compliance Officer at Cooperative Counseling Services (CCS), a Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health organization with an emphasis on families impacted by complex and developmental trauma.

Jacobson has ...

Overlook Again Named Among America's '100 Best Hospitals' in Numerous Specialties, Services

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center has once again been ranked among the top hospitals in the nation in a wide variety of specialties and services, according to a report released today by Healthgrades, an online leader in providing comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.

Healthgrades’ 2019 'Report to the ...

Memory Café: Christ Church in Summit Debuts 'The Gathering Place'

SUMMIT, NJ - Designed for those in the Christ Church congregation -- as well as folks in the community at-large -- with memory issues and their care partners, the Church has begun 'The Gathering Place', a 'Memory Café' that will meet the first Wednesday of each month, from 12 - 2 p.m.

The free-of-charge, all-are-welcome program will ...

Overlook's Palliative Care Team Receives Financial Support from Investors Bank

SUMMIT, NJ - Established nearly to decades ago by John Gregory, MD, a renowned cardiologist and champion of bioethics and palliative care, the palliative care team at Overlook Medical Center includes a dedicated palliative care physician medical director, two advanced care nurse practitioners, a social worker, an administrative assistant and a chaplain. The program, the ...

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Our House, Inc. Opens Fifth Group Home in Basking Ridge

December 14, 2018

 At a gathering filled with neighbors, local representatives including Bernards Township Mayor John Carpenter, Bernards Committeewoman Carol Bianchi, parents, community members and staff members, Our House, Inc. celebrated the opening of new community-supported housing with a ribbon-cutting in Basking Ridge on Thursday, December 6, 2018.

Our House, Inc., the New Providence-based nonprofit ...