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Published in NJ.com By Jonathan Lin BAYONNE — Barnabas Health, Rendina and city officials broke ground on a three-story, 80,000 square-foot medical facility in the center of Bayonne today, saying it will bring quality health care, jobs and economic revitalization to the city. The facility, which is being built by real estate company Rendina, will offer a […]

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Published in NJBIZ By Anjalee Khemlani Despite continued growth of enrollment numbers through the Affordable Care Act, some of the most populous counties in northern New Jersey still have less than 50 percent of residents enrolled. After the last enrollment period closed April 30, the state’s five health insurers touted their success and the increase of […]

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Published in NJBIZ By Anjalee Khemlani Linda Schwimmer has taken the helm of the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute in Pennington. As the new president of the institute, Schwimmer said she intends to continue the legacy left behind by David Knowlton, and carry out the mission to take on initiatives to further transparency and accountability […]

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Published in NJBIZ By Anjalee Khemlani Jersey City is taking the lead in the state to address transgender health benefits and offering transition-related care for its employees. Mayor Steven Fulop announced the new benefit services Tuesday and said the city’s health care providers estimate a small increase in the cost for coverage. Currently, health benefits cost […]

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Published in NJ.com By Susan Livio TRENTON — A prominent healthcare advocate is calling on the Christie administration to take a more aggressive role in determining whether New Jersey’s largest health insurer’s plan to form a partnership with more than one-third of New Jersey’s hospitals next year will drive their competitors into insolvency. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield […]

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Published in NJ Spotlight By Douglass R. Forrester Departing founder and leader of NJ Healthcare Quality Institute did much on behalf of Garden State residents On the same day last week, two notable moments occurred regarding healthcare in New Jersey. One received a great deal of public attention; the other did not. Their coincidence offers an […]

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Published on NJ.com By Kathleen O’Brien The percentage of New Jerseyans who still have no health insurance dropped significantly between 2013 and 2014, reflecting both the state’s decision to expand Medicaid and the introduction of Obamacare, the federal law mandating coverage. That percentage is down to 10.9, putting New Jersey in the middle of the list […]

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