State, teachers’ union quarrel over steep increase in health insurance premiums

Source: Union News Daily The state teachers’ union and officials in Trenton are making accusations at one another after the revelation that insurance premiums for public education employees will jump 13 percent next year, making for a 21-percent increase in two years. “Teachers,...

Featured Video: 2017 Flu Vaccine Awareness

#FightFlu 2017: Awareness · NJ Vaccine Provider Finder · Treatment Tips: (NJ Dept. Health) Source: Huffington Post Influenza vaccine, though not perfect, is the best way to prevent flu. But if you have always avoided vaccination and have never had the flu, you may wonder, “Why do...

How to save on healthcare costs in 2018

Source: Central Your cable bill, entertainment expenses, grocery extras — these often top the list when people sit down to discuss where they can save money. One expense you should consider in 2018 is your healthcare costs. Since the annual open enrollment period for...

One of NJ’s largest healthcare providers turns to its employees for new product ideas

Source: NJ Biz Healthcare Innovation should come from within, according to Atlantic Health System. The Morristown-based care provider introduced the first product from its Atlantic Health Advancements (AHa!) program, an internal idea incubator that encourages its 16,000 employees...

Resolve to Better Organize Your Medical Information in the New Year

Source: South Jersey Local News A fresh new year presents a great opportunity to reorganize your medical information and files as part of a greater effort to prioritize your health and wellness in the coming year. From veterinarian bills to your children’s dental x-rays, these...

Featured Video: Palliative/Hospice Care Awareness

National Hospice and Palliative Care Org. · Home Care New Jersey · New Jersey Palliative Care Providers Source: Home Care Palliative Care is a healthcare approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the problem associated...