Kennedy's Center for Surgical Weight Loss has been helping area residents get their health back since 2007, one pound at a time. The life-saving program continues to grow – cases are up 35 percent this year – drawing patients from throughout the region.
The next Kennedy Health Alliance “JustWalk™” Walk With a Doc walking program will be held on Saturday, August 1st at Washington Lake Park in Washington Township (meet at Fireman Memorial). The walk – which is open to community members of all ages – will begin at 8:30 a.m. and runs until approximately 10 a.m.
Kennedy University Hospital recently received a $123,126 award from the Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Network for its exceptional quality and safety measures. The Horizon Hospital Recognition Program for Quality & Patient Safety rewards high-performing New Jersey hospitals for providing safe, high-quality and effective hospital care, and is based on measures calculated by The Leapfrog Group.
Thomas Newmark, M.D. Professor of Psychiatry at Rowan SOM presented at the annual meeting of the International Society of Sports Psychiatry. Dr. Newmark, President of the International Society of Sports Psychiatry, spoke on the "Psychiatric Aspects of Infamous Sports Scandals" in New York City on March 4, 2014.
Kennedy Health System offers a variety of health education and wellness programs designed for you and your family. Classes are offered year-round in convenient locations in Camden, Gloucester and Burlington counties.
Registration is necessary for all classes and special events.