Waste, errors in health care remain huge issues, experts agree
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Dec 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a Politico article http://www.politico.com * noted: “Despite health care industry concerns about wasteful and unnecessary care, it’s nearly impossible for patients to overrule their doctor...
Harlem Globetrotters visit Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health
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Marli Vogel-Gelfand, Director of Children Services at Jersey City Medical Center - Barnabas Health and children watched in amazement as Corey "Thunder" Law of the world famous Harlem Globetrotters ...
Cityscapes art show to open Friday, Dec. 12
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BAYONNE – The opening night of “Appel and Friends,” an art showcase of cityscapes, landscapes, and more, will be Friday, Dec. 12 from 7 to 10 p.m. at Bee’s Art Studio, 914 Broadway, by 44th Street....
Fundraiser on Friday for family of hit-and-run victim
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UNION CITY – A fundraiser will be held at on Friday, Dec. 12 from 4 to 10 p.m. at Angelo’s Café, 4215 Park Ave. for the Viruet family. Brothers Michael, 20, and Adrian, 11, were walking home from a...
School board: charter school payments higher than expected
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HOBOKEN—The city’s public school district must give more money than originally anticipated to local charter schools for the 2014-15 school year, district business administrator William Moffitt said...
Honoring heroes
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SECAUCUS – Pinnacle Freight Lines, Inc., a consumer product goods hauler based in Secaucus, donated their services to Wreaths Across America in order to transport a load of wreaths to West Point, N...
Zombies coming to Secaucus
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SECAUCUS – The Walker Stalker Convention is coming to the Secaucus Convention Center on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 13 and 14. Billed as a fan meet-up for zombie lovers, the event features panels, ve...
Christmas musical to be performed this weekend
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BAYONNE – The Theatre Group at All Saints Catholic Academy will present “Yes Virginia the Musical” this weekend at The Theatre at Saint Andrew’s, 4th Street and Broadway. Performances are Thursday,...
Youth Detention Center to close
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SECAUCUS – Hudson County will house its youth offenders in Union County as result of an agreement signed this week. This will result in the closing of the Youth Detention Center in Secaucus, and th...
Chemo Costs In U.S. Driven Higher By Shift To Hospital Outpatient Facilities
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Recently a Kaiser Health News article http://capsules.kaiserhealthnews.org * noted: “The price of cancer drugs has doubled in the past decade, with the average brand-name cancer drug in the U.S. co...