Kennedy Family Health Center has been selected for the 2014 Best of Somerdale Award in the Medical Centers category by the Somerdale Award Program. Each year, the Somerdale Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Somerdale area a great place to live, work and play.
The New Jersey Hospital Association has announced that the Kennedy University Hospital achieved Mentor Status for its work in the Partnership for Patients – New Jersey initiative. Mentor status means that Kennedy received the highest score in one or more of the healthcare-acquired conditions being measured by Partnership for Patients – New Jersey.
Kennedy University Hospital – with locations in Cherry Hill, Stratford and Washington Township, NJ -- has been named to the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list, which was released to the public on Tuesday, July 15th. Kennedy is included on three of the report’s 2014-2015 regional lists for Best Hospitals in the Country:
Kennedy University Hospital in Stratford, NJ, remains fully accessible for patients, visitors and emergency vehicles while structural repairs are made to the the White Horse Road Bridge over the PATCO tracks in Lindenwold, which is closed to traffic indefinitely.
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.
Walk with a Doc Walking Program - August 2014 - 08/02/2014 The Kennedy Health Alliance offers a free monthly "JustWalk™" Walk With a Doc walking program – this program, to encourage a healthy and active lifestyle, is open to community members of all ages. Walkers will enjoy a refreshing and rejuvenating walk with Kennedy Health Alliance (KHA) Family Medicine physician Richard Weiss, D.O., and other KHA healthcare professionals, who will provide support and answer questions.
Babysitting Certification - 08/02/2014 Prepares young people ages 11 and older for the responsibility of babysitting. This class consists of two sessions and is held on two consecutive Saturday mornings in Washington Township. Attendance at both sessions is mandatory to receive certification.