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Published in NJ Spotlight By Andrew Kitchenman Regulation moves Medicaid closer to insurance coverage available through federal marketplace Efforts by advocates to increase access to healthcare may have received a major boost from the federal government this week in the form of the largest overhaul of rules relating to insurers and Medicaid and the Children’s […]

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Published in NJBIZ By Beth Fitzgerald CarePlus NJ in Paramus announced Wednesday that it is the first state-certified agency in Bergen County to establish a “behavioral health home, a new model of integrated primary care for individuals with severe mental illnesses.” CarePlus Chief Executive Joe Masciandaro said the CarePlus behavioral health home model will be […]

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Published in NJBIZ By Beth Fitzgerald Barnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest hospital system, and the Visiting Nurse Association Health Group have decided to partner on their journey toward a major health care reform destination: keeping patients healthy at home so they’ll spend less time in hospitals and other health care facilities. Barnabas Health Home Care […]

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Published by the Trenton Health Team (TRENTON, NJ) – Mayor Eric Jackson joined the Trenton Health Team today in presenting grants to seven churches and faith-based organizations to implement activities and educational programming to promote healthy eating and physical activity.  The awards represent the first round of funding by THT made possible through its ‘Faith in Prevention’ grant […]

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Published in NJ.com By Susan Livio Same-day surgery centers contributed $3.75 billion to New Jersey’s economy last year, employing 9,100 people and generating $73 million in tax dollars, according to the industry’s latest annual report that was released on Tuesday. The second annual report by the New Jersey Association of Ambulatory Surgery Centers coincides with […]

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Published in NJ Spotlight By Andrew Kitchenman As patients take on responsibility of choosing their insurers, doctors and medical procedures, new risks and opportunities arise Being a patient doesn’t make you a healthcare expert. But, more and more, people are having to make complex decisions about their health insurance and their medical care. That’s why […]

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Listen to the radio feature on WHYY’s The Pulse here. By Elana Gordon Everyone benefits when people have plans for the ends of their lives, but many would rather not talk about it. When the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign of New Jersey approached Gloucester Township’s mayor, David Mayer, about leading a rather unusual wellness initiative in […]

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