…many decisions about discussing errors with patients involve situations in which other clinicians were primarily responsible for the error.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Have you ever wondered what your physician should say to you if a medical error by another physician is identified? A recent New England Journal of Medicine article http://www.nejm.org *focused on ...
Historical perspective: The gangs of Jersey City
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- After talk of "Bloods" gang members possibly targeting police officers in Jersey City, some have wondered about the gang presence in the city. Here is a past article we ran about the...
NBA replay center coming to Secaucus
Jul 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
NBA commissioner Adam Silver announced on Tuesday that a new off-site video replay center will be located in Secaucus. The NBA will begin testing the system soon and it will be used beginning in Se...
Automatic booting ends in Hoboken; Offending vehicles get 72 hours to move before boot or tow
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The city of Hoboken no longer boots cars caught parking illegally in a permit zone for the first time—at least, not without warning them beforehand. In an interview on Tuesday, Mayor Daw...
Zimmer: Part of Hoboken connected with Chris Christie scandal will get a planner
Jul 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The city of Hoboken will take the next step in its plans to redevelop a northern neighborhood where Mayor Dawn Zimmer alleged that Gov. Christopher Christie’s administration pressured her...
“Did your mother tell you knuckle cracking causes arthritis?”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
My mother did, but here’s the story – A recent Harvard Healthbeat story http://www.health.harvard.edu *noted: “Cracking your knuckles may aggravate the people around you, but it probably won’t rais...
New state grants will improve roads in Hoboken, Union City
Jul 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken and Union City will see additional road improvements under a new round of Local Aid Infrastructure Fund (LAIF) grants from the administration of Gov. Chris Christie to improve pedestrian sa...
Santiago to be promoted posthumously
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven M. Fulop will promote posthumously Police Officer Melvin Santiago, who was killed in the line of duty Sunday morning, to the rank of detective and will bestow the Departm...
'Armed devil' robs Dairy Queen
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
STATEWIDE -- The state police in New Jersey has just put out an alert asking for the public's help in identifying this person: "On July 11, at approximately 10:24 p.m., a male suspect wearing a red...
DOMBROWSKI, JOSEPHINE
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
98 of Bayonne, formerly of Manville, died peacefully at home, on Thursday, July 3rd. Born in Bayonne, she was a long time resident of Manville. She is predeceased by her parents Victoria & Joseph L...