Medical errors trail only cancer and heart disease as a cause of death
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a New York Daily News article http://www.nydailynews.com * noted: “The U.S. Senate hearing on health care had an unsettling title: “More than 1,000 preventable deaths a day is too many: Th...
UPDATED: Mother and daughter found dead in Bayonne home
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE -- A mother in her 40s and a daughter of 19 or 20 were found dead in a home on Tenth Street in Bayonne, police told local news agencies. As of this writing, what happened remains a mystery....
MEH-MAGEDDON! State travel ban lifted Tuesday; streets cleared; a little snow expected Friday; shelter needs donations
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The New Jersey State Police lifted a travel ban on Tuesday morning after the supposed "historic" blizzard failed to materialize overnight. Plows cleared snow in the streets, but co...
Tuesday storm update: Predictions downgraded; travel ban set Monday night; Secaucus and other towns prepared; shelter needs donations
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Predictions of one to two feet of snow in Hudson County failed to materialize overnight on Tuesday, but Accuweather still predicted anywhere from 3 to 6 inches more before the day ...
To Prevent Surprise Bills, New Health Law Rules Could Widen Insurer Networks
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a New York Times article http://www.nytimes.com * noted: “ The Obama administration and state insurance regulators are developing stricter standards to address the concerns of consumers wh...
Washington and Fourteenth streets, Hoboken, 3 p.m. Monday
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – A little taste of the view from the Hudson Reporter newspaper group’s offices in Hoboken, New Jersey. Watch hudsonreporter.com for updates!
Shelter in northern Hudson County needs help now
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Due to the Winter Storm Emergency PERC is in dire need of donations as they prepare to host a vast number of people coming in to avoid the blizzard. They run a shelter in Union Cit...
Blizzard pinches commute; NJ Transit closed by 10 p.m. Monday; PATH on weekend schedule; check agency websites for updates
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY--All NJ Transit service were to close at 10 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 26 and remain closed at least through Tuesday, Jan. 27, according to a notice on the agency’s website. The last trips ...
Jersey City prepares for several feet of snow; what's open and closed; senior meal updates
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – City officials are putting a plan into place to handle a potential accumulation of three feet. Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Office of Emergency Management, in coordination with the J...
Jersey City schools close early on account of snow
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Due to the coming storm, Jersey City public schools will dismiss students at 12:45 p.m. After school and evening programs are cancelled. Out of district transportation is cancelled, school official...