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26
Dec

Common Mistakes of Wound First Aid

When you’re scrambling to make a burn feel better or stop a bleeding wound, it helps to know what to do. We’ve all heard some common first aid folklore. But rather than helping, those first aid myths can actually make things worse.  The following are a few common first aid mistakes and advice on what you should […]

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26
Dec

Make Time for Good Health

Time is of the essence, especially when you’re juggling multiple responsibilities along with a busy schedule. While we cannot add minutes to our days, we can use the minutes we have more wisely. There are a few things you can do to more effectively use your time, and improve your health. Cook in batches. Once […]

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21
Dec

Raritan Bay Medical Center Celebrates Life

Raritan Bay holds 2nd annual Celebration of Life event Former patients and their families, team members, and hospital administrators recently gathered for Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center’s second annual Celebration of Life event held at the Monarch at Woodbridge. More than 55 people attended the luncheon celebrating the remarkable strength and extraordinary courage […]

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13
Dec

Hackensack Meridian Health Names New Regional President

Hackensack Meridian Health appointed Raymond F. Fredericks as regional president of the network’s Central Market. READ FULL ARTICLE ON PATCH.COM

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5
Dec

Should you go gluten free in 2019?

Raritan Bay Medical Center’s Jessica Miller, M.D., specialist in physical medicine, rehabilitation and integrative medicine, describes what gluten is, how it effects the body and suggests individuals discuss a change in diet with their physician in order to mitigate the symptoms of gluten intolerance. READ FULL ARTICLE ON CENTRALJERSEY.COM

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5
Dec

A simple way to keep the flu away

Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Epidemiology at Raritan Bay Nazar Raoof, M.D., encourages people to get the flu shot this season and dispels misconceptions about vaccinations causing illness. (This article was also featured in the Old Bridge Suburban, and East Brunswick Sentinel.) READ FULL ARTICLE ON CENTRALJERSEY.COM

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4
Dec

Step up your exercise to cut cancer risk

Raritan Bay Old Bridge Internist Sameer Shetty, M.D., advises readers to regularly exercise including any movement not just high intensity activities, to reduce their cancer risk, based on recently released federal guidelines for physical activity. (This article was also featured in the Courier-News, East Brunswick Sentinel, and Old Bridge Suburban.) READ FULL ARTICLE ON CENTRALJERSEY.COM

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4
Dec

Program appraisers to visit center

Raritan Bay Medical Center is applying for re-designation as a Magnet hospital, recognizing nursing excellence. This notice invites the public to comment on Raritan Bay in advance of a Magnet appraiser site visit in January 2019. READ FULL ARTICLE ON MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM

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30
Nov

Step it up to cut cancer risk

Raritan Bay Old Bridge Internist Sameer Shetty, M.D., advises readers to regularly exercise, including any and all movement, to reduce their cancer risk, based on recently released federal guidelines for physical activity. (Note: this article was also featured in the Amboy Guardian and CentralJersey.com.) READ FULL ARTICLE ON MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM

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30
Nov

PUBLIC NOTICE MAGNET RECOGNITION PROGRAM ® — SITE VISIT

Raritan Bay Medical Center was designated as a Magnet organization in 2004, 2009 and 2013 by the ANCC Magnet Recognition Program ® . This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In January 2019, Raritan Bay Medical Center is applying for re-designation. Patients, family members, staff, and interested parties who would like to provide comments […]

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