Kennedy News
How to Build a Healthy Plate This Holiday

Thanksgiving is all about eating…and being with your loved ones, of course! With so many foods and snacks surrounding this wonderful holiday, how can you make healthy choices that will keep your blood sugar stable?


The "Do's and Don'ts" of Diabetic Foot Care

For diabetics, ensuring you maintain healthy feet is important. Diabetics are more vulnerable to foot issues, because diabetes can damage nerves and reduce blood flow to the feet. Improper foot care may lead to serious injury or even amputation of a foot or leg. The Diabetes Health Center at Kennedy produced an instructional video to provide those with diabetes a few basic best practices to keep their feet healthy.


Kennedy Comprehensive Breast Center Receives NAPBC Accreditation

The Kennedy Comprehensive Breast Center in southern New Jersey has been granted a three-year/Full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. The Center is located within the Kennedy Cancer Center at 900 Medical Center Drive in Sewell, NJ.


Kennedy University Hospitals Recognized for Outstanding Record in Patient Safety – Awarded an ‘A’ in Fall 2014 Hospital Safety Score

Kennedy University Hospital’s three acute care facilities – located in Cherry Hill, Stratford, and Washington Township, NJ -- were each honored with an ‘A’ grade in the Fall 2014 Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from errors, injuries and infections.



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Docs in the News
Plastic Surgeon Dr. Steven Davis Upcoming Media Appearances

Tune in to listen to Cherry Hill Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Steven Davis during these upcoming media appearances:


Dr. Thomas Newmark Named Top Doc in Inside Jersey's October 2014 Issue

Thomas Newmark, MD - Professor of Psychiatry at RowanSOM was named a Top Doc in Inside Jersey's Magazine October 2014 issue.


Dr. Loretta Mueller Particpating in Holistic Headache Management Symposium

Loretta Mueller, DO, from The Headache Center at Kennedy Health Alliance will speak at the Holistic Headache Management Symposium on Wednesday, June 18, 2014.


Dr. Thomas Newmark Featured Speaker at Annual Internation Society of Sports Psychiatry Meeting

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.




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Featured Classes & Events
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.

Chronic Pain Support Group - Tuesdays - 11/18/2014
Offers relaxation techniques and coping methods.

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HOPE - Helping Oncology Patients Exercise - 11/24/2014
Open to adult cancer patients of all ages and fitness levels. Research suggests exercise can help cancer patients reduce pain, nausea, anxiety and fatigue, improve ability to perform daily activities and enhance mood.

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Diabetes Support Group - 11/24/2014
Improve coping skills, enhance self-image and learn new problem-solving skills.

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Well-Being Yoga - Afternoon - 11/25/2014
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.

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Key Phone Numbers

Hospitals

Kennedy Univ. Hospital - Cherry Hill
856-488-6500
  
Kennedy Univ. Hospital - Stratford
856-346-6000
  
Kennedy Univ. Hospital - Wash. Twp.
856-582-2500
  

Key Services

Crisis Services at Cherry Hill
1-800-528-3425
  
Kennedy Cancer Center
856-582-3008
  
Outpatient Medical Imaging - Wash. Twp
  
Outpatient Medical Imaging - Cherry Hill
  
Diabetes Health Center - Somerdale
1-866-224-0264
  
Diabetes Health Center - Wash. Twp.
1-866-224-0264
  
Behavioral Health at Cherry Hill
1-800-528-3425
  
Behavioral Health at Wash. Twp
1-800-528-3425
  
Dialysis Center at Voorhees
856-566-5460
  
Dialysis Center at Wash. Twp.
856-218-4990
  
The Center for Advanced Wound Care & Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy at Kennedy
1-866-547-4325
  
Family Health Services at Somerdale
856-309-7700
  
Family Health Services at Washington Township
856-218-2312
  
Balance Center at Kennedy - Stratford
1-866-943-4567
  
Balance Center at Kennedy - Wash. Twp
1-866-943-4567
  
Sleep Center at Stratford
800-580-6364
  
Sleep Center at Washington Township
800-580-6364
  
Kennedy Health Care Center
856-218-2150
  
Home Health Care
856-566-2000
  
Health & Wellness Center - Healthtrax Fitness Center
856-582-2180
  


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