Hackensack Meridian Health Employees Donate to “Giving Heals” Campaign

Source: Central NJ.com Hackensack Team members from eight Hackensack Meridian Health medical centers raised more than $300,000 for the Meridian Health Foundation comprehensive fundraising campaign Giving Heals. It supports four important initiatives: strengthening oncology services, improving clinical outcomes, enhancing the patient experience, and broadening clinical research and academic programs. They donated through the Foundation’s annual […]

Monmouth County YMCAs Merge

Source: YMCA New Jersey The Community YMCA and YMCA of Western Monmouth County have announced that effective Sept. 1, 2019, they will join together as one YMCA association to strengthen individuals, families and communities throughout greater Monmouth County. Collectively, the YMCAs will serve over 36,000 members and participants, employ more than 1,200 people and engage […]

Mental Health Parity, Dignified Death Laws Signed

Source: NJ.gov Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation that will enhance enforcement of mental health parity laws by improving transparency and accountability related to the insurance coverage of mental health and substance use disorder treatment services for New Jersey residents. The law, A2031/S1339, requires health insurers to provide coverage for mental health conditions and substance […]