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.
Cheri Clancy, MSN, MS, RN, NE-BC, Assistant Vice President of the Patient Experience at the Kennedy Health System in southern New Jersey has written a book about effective communications in healthcare, Critical Conversations in Healthcare: Scripts & Techniques for Effective Interprofessional & Patient Communication, published by the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI).
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.
Gentle Yoga-Cherry Hill, Session III - 07/15/2014 Learn the basic techniques for this meditation practice-breathing, stretching, and relaxing. Remember to wear loose, comfortable clothes. Please bring a yoga/sticky mat for floor work, and your water bottle.