Chronic disease management is not “free” under Obamacare,
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jun 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Here’s a Q&A from Kaiser Health News http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org * “Q. My doctor added on a charge for a "chronic disease management" appointment on top of my annual physical because I have thy...
Workshop on securing procurement business on June 25
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Join the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce for a workshop on how to develop your company’s access to public and private-sector procurement opportunities. Featured speakers will be Rebecca Moll Free...
U.S. Sen. Menendez to swear in Mayor-elect James Davis in Bayonne
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Mayor-elect Jimmy Davis announced on June 24 that U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez will be swearing him into office and speaking at the city’s inaugural ceremony on Tuesday, July 1 at noon in th...
Bayonne athlete helps New Jersey claim Special Olympics USA Games volleyball title
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE AND BEYOND – Ian Hudacko, 21, of Bayonne helped the New Jersey volleyball team claim the gold medal in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games competition. Hudacko, the only Bayonne athlete in ...
City counter sues realty company on reval
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven M. Fulop announced on June 23 that the City of Jersey City has filed a countersuit to recoup $3 million from the firm hired by the former administration, Realty Appraisal...
“Doctors sometimes have to know how to keep secrets.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jun 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Is it ever appropriate for a physician to withhold “bad news” from a patient? Recently in a New York Times article http://www.nytimes.com * a physician shared the following vignette. “I ONCE had th...
Man shot dead in Greenville section
Jun 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Heightening fears that Jersey City may be in for a long hot and violent summer like last year, Jersey City authorities confirmed that a man was found shot to death on June 20 at Gran...
Hoboken takes steps to boot fewer cars
Jun 23, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- After news stories, a TV investigative report, and complaints from visitors and residents alike, the city of Hoboken may scale back the aggressive enforcement of its parking rules -- par...
“You wake up with chest pain. Your smartphone reads your ECG. If it's a heart attack, it calls an ambulance and sends your data ahead to the ER.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jun 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Sounds like science fiction? Recently a Wall Street Journal article http://online.wsj.com * noted “A sweeping transformation of medicine has begun that will rival in importance the introduction of ...
CHESNY, JOSEPHINE S.
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 17 at Our Lady of Fatima Church, North Bergen, for Josephine S. Chesny, 92, of North Bergen. She passed away June 12. She was a retired seamstress with the I.L. G.W....