Kennedy Health’s successful sepsis prevention efforts were the focus a recent New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) webinar. Kennedy’s Physician Infection Control Officer, Cindy Hou, D.O., MBA, FACOI, and Marianne Kraemer, RN, MPA, ED. M, CCRN, Chief Nursing Officer at Kennedy University Hospital in Stratford, presented at the August 18th NJHA Sepsis Collaborative webinar regarding the health system’s successful sepsis prevention initiatives.
Kennedy’s founding President, Augustine “Augie” Pirolli, passed away on August 15, 2015 at age 84. Under his leadership, Kennedy grew from a 99-bed community hospital, established in 1965, to a 607-bed multi-hospital system, becoming the principal teaching affiliate of UMDNJ-SOM (now Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine) in the process.
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.
Well-Being Yoga - Tuesday Afternoon - 09/01/2015 Yoga, which increases flexibility, range of motion and strength, may bring additional benefits both during and after cancer treatments. When tension is released, energy flows more easily in the body, allowing participants to experience a sense of well-being.