Bayonne firefighters contain gas fire at plant
Mar 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Bayonne firefighters contained a gas turbine fire on Monday, March 9 that had temperatures recorded as high as 900 degrees, according to fire officials. At 12:56 a.m., the Bayonne Fire De...
Reform Update: Patients' cost sensitivity worries some doctors
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Mar 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently Modern Healthcare http://www.modernhealthcare.com *noted: “Doctors who are more accustomed to fielding patient questions about the benefits of procedures, tests, drugs and specialist refer...
CarePoint has $750 M impact on state
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
CarePoint Health released a financial impact study covering four years showing that the hospital network has had a $750 million positive impact on the state. A review and projection over a four yea...
Meyler to read inspirational poems in Jersey City
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Katie Meyler, founder of the More Than Me Foundation & Time Magazine’s ‘Person of the Year,’ is going to perform her inspirational poems and story about her battle for the lives of vulnerable young...
Democrats endorse Chaparro of Hoboken for state Assembly, replacing Carmelo Garcia
Mar 09, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Annette Chaparro will run for state Assembly in the 33rd District, representing Hoboken, Union City, Weehawken, and some of Jersey City, on a ticket backed by State Sen. Brian Stack. She...
Report: Stevens ranked third nationwide for return on investment
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HOBOKEN—At $44,210 a year, tuition at Stevens Institute of Technology is far from cheap, but according to a recent report, it is well worth the investment. Stevens was ranked third out of 1,223 col...
Local Dad joins fight to get 'Amazon Moms' to change to 'Amazon Family'
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In a movement inspired by the recent passing of a beloved online "dad blogger," Oren Miller, from lung cancer at the age of 41, dad bloggers across the world have taken to Twitter, Facebook and Ins...
Hospitals Seek To Help Consumers With Obamacare Premiums
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Mar 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently Kaiser Health News http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/ * noted: “Low-income consumers struggling to pay their premiums may soon be able to get help from their local hospital or United Way. So...
Hoboken homeless man sets self on fire; calls up, arrests down on 'Hoboken St. Pat's Day' this year
Mar 08, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
On Saturday night in Hoboken, police received a call that a local homeless man was setting himself on fire. Police responded to Bloomfield and Fourth streets and saw the man on fire in the middle o...
CALLAHAN, TERESA EVANS.
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A funeral mass was held March 4 at St. Bridget’s Chapel in the Field, Berryville, Va., for Teresa Evans Callahan, 76, of Boyce, Va. She died Feb. 24 in the Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, Vi...