Kennedy News
Fungal Meningitis Case Outbreak - What You Should Know
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have determined that the source of the recent multistate outbreak of fungal meningitis is linked to injectable medication manufactured by the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Mass. The CDC and FDA have confirmed the presence of fungus in unopened medication vials of preservative-free methylprednisolone acetate. The company has recalled all of its products, however, it is estimated that 13,000 people may have been exposed since May 2012.

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David V. Condoluci, DO, FACOI, Named Chief Medical Officer for the Kennedy Health System
Monday, October 08, 2012

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David V. Condoluci, D.O., has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for the Kennedy Health System.  In this role at Kennedy, Dr. Condoluci – a longstanding member of Kennedy’s Medical Staff -- will provide executive medical oversight for the health system, which includes three acute-care hospitals and numerous ambulatory facilities. Dr. Condoluci will support the activities of Kennedy’s Medical Staff of more than 900 physicians, serving as a direct liaison between the doctors and hospital administration. He will also expand on existing clinical services, as well as implementing new programs.

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Flu Season FAQ
Tuesday, October 02, 2012
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Influenza, or the flu, is a common respiratory infection that can cause serious complications in susceptible individuals like young children, the elderly and those with compromised immune systems. Flu shots are the most effective way to prevent the flu and its complications.

This session was on Monday, October 15th at 1 pm with Cindy M. Hou, D.O., infectious disease physician.
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Kennedy University Hospital Earns ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures™’ Recognition from The Joint Commission
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

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Kennedy University Hospital today was named one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission (TJC), the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America.

Kennedy, which has acute care hospitals in Cherry Hill, Stratford and Washington Township, NJ, was recognized by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain medical conditions.

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If Holleran Calls, Please Answer!
Wednesday, September 05, 2012
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If you live in Camden, Burlington, or Gloucester county, your household may be selected for a random healthcare focused telephone survey during the fall season.
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