Hoboken awarded $11.7M loan for second flood pump
Aug 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—Hoboken will receive an $11.7 million state loan to build a second wet weather pump station, the city announced Tuesday. The station will be built underground near 11th and Hudson Streets a...
“Guidelines issued by the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in 2010 said that vaginal births after cesareans — the shorthand is V.B.A.C.s — are largely safe.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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A recent New York Times article http://www.nytimes.com * noted “ Despite this, many hospitals and doctors still do not perform them for fear of complications. Hospitals note that V.B.A.C.s carry a ...
Metropolitan Family Health Network to host National Health Center Week activities
Aug 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Local community members are invited to join Metropolitan Family Health Network (MFHN) physicians, caregivers, and administrative staff, as well as elected officials and representatives from various...
“Never Events” – medical errors that should never happen
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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“The term "Never Event" was first introduced in 2001 by Ken Kizer, MD, former CEO of the National Quality Forum (NQF), in reference to particularly shocking medical errors (such as wrong-site surge...
BALATBAT, LORD and ORTEGA, LOLIBETH
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Aug. 2 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Jersey City, for Lord Balatbat, 36, and his wife, Lolibeth Ortega, 37. They died tragically July 24 when a tornado hit their campgroun...
BILIS, JOSEPH J.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 2 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Joseph J. Bilis, 90, a World War II veteran. He died peacefully July 29 at Hoboken University Hospital. He was a lifelong re...
FIGUEROA, JUAN
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Funeral mass was offered Aug. 5 at St. Michael’s Church, Jersey City, for Juan Figueroa, 84 of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 1 at Christ Hospital. Born in San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico, he was the so...
GALLIGAN, BRIDGET
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 1 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Bridget Galligan, 85, of North Bergen. She passed away July 28. She was born in Ireland and lived for much of her life in North Be...
GANLEY, JAMES E.
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Funeral services took place Aug. 7 for James E. Ganley, 69, of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 3. He was born in Brooklyn and was a lifelong resident of jersey City. James was a Fire Fighter/Inspe...
PADOVANO, MATTEO
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 7 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Matteo Padovano, 75, of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 2. Matteo was born in S. Arsenio, Salerno, Italy and immigrated t...