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Published by My Central Jersey According to a survey by the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute (NJHCQI), 38 percent of adult New Jersey residents have not had conversations about advanced care planning. In response to this community need, the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ) has partnered with the institute to host a […]

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Published in NJ.com Adelisa Perez, BSN, RN, does not stop being a nurse when she leaves Riverview Medical Center, the Red Bank hospital where she works with heart patients. Perez believes the nursing profession also calls her to promote wellness in the communities around her. “Nurses can bring a unique aspect to wellness initiatives. We […]

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Published by Chris Lundy on Jersey Shore Online. BEACHWOOD – The weather was perfect as scores of people recently celebrated Beachwood Community Day at Birch and Surf Park. The event was bigger than last year, which was the first ever event. There were more tents set up, where vendors sold items like dog treats and […]

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First published on newsworks.org by Elana Gordon. About one third of adults in the U.S. have filled out some kind of advanced directive, according to new research out of The University of Pennsylvania. Health leaders, meanwhile, say that’s a low percentage that can adversely affect people’s quality of life in their final days and months. An advanced […]

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First published by NJ Spotlight’s Joel C. Cantor: http://www.njspotlight.com/stories/17/06/05/opinion-communities-matter-for-better-health/ JOEL C. CANTOR | JUNE 6, 2017 As the national health reform debate grinds on, we should not forget that communities also matter for better health These are uncertain times for health-policy watchers, not to mention for people who depend on affordable health insurance and healthcare services. […]

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Published on the Hanover Eagle HANOVER TWP. – Hanover Township has won the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute 2016 Mayors Wellness Campaign Healthy Town to Watch Award. The institute’s Mayors Wellness Campaign (MWC) supports its mayors’ efforts to make their towns a Healthy Town. The “Healthy Town” designation recognizes communities in which mayors have […]

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