Kennedy News
Kennedy Health’s Lisa Morina Named Chair of Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce
Thursday, May 28, 2015

Read more...Lisa Morina, Vice President of Marketing and External Affairs with Kennedy Health, has been appointed Chair of the Board of Directors of the Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce.

Ms. Morina, who had formerly served as the Chamber’s Vice Chair, will serve a two-year term for the organization, which currently has 785 members. 

Nominate a Special Kennedy Nurse for the DAISY Award
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Know a Special Kennedy Nurse?

Have you or a family member had a great experience at Kennedy where a special nurse made all the difference? Help us recognize that nurse with a DAISY Award! This international program, recognizes extraordinary nursing in honor of  J. Patrick Barnes. Each DAISY Award Honoree receives a beautiful certificate, DAISY Award pin and a hand-carved stone sculpture, entitled “A Healer’s Touch.” For a nomination form, click here
Live Chat: Weight Loss Solutions For Me
Friday, May 15, 2015

Read more...Being significantly overweight presents challenges to your health, but also your personal and professional lives. If you have tried diet, exercise and medication, but still aren't satisfied with the results, it might be time to consider a surgical option to improve your health.

While surgery may seem an intimidating prospect, there are numerous reasons as to why this particular treatment option deserves some consideration.

Getting accurate and truthful information can be vital to your decision about the next step. What better place to gather information than in a free online chat session with an acclaimed bariatric surgeon designed to answer the most frequently asked questions about surgical weight loss options?

Join us on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 from 12pm to 1pm for a live for a free online Q&A session with weight loss surgeon Dr. Louis Balsama. 

Kennedy Health Recognizes Nurse Department Staff with ‘Power of One’ Award
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Read more... Nine Kennedy Health Nursing Department associates – including Registered Nurses, Advance Practice Nurses, and Patient Care Technicians -- been named recipients of the 2015 Kennedy “Power of One” Nursing Award.

Awards were presented in three categories: for Clinical Associates (one from each Kennedy hospital, as well as from an outpatient location), Clinical Nurses (one from each hospital, as well as an outpatient location) and a system-wide selected Nurse Leader.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Read more... For the third year in a row, Kennedy Nurses offered their support to our troops during National Nurses Week, with a special donation of brownies.

Kennedy again partnered with to donate more than 1,200 gourmet brownies to military personnel stationed at joint base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, NJ.

The donation ties in with the National Nurses Week celebration held May 4-8th at the health system, which has hospital campuses in Cherry Hill, Stratford and Washington Township, NJ.

Shown at the delivery are: Paula Redden (left), community outreach representative for Ft. Dix; and April Hale, BSN, RN, Corporate Director of Nursing at Kennedy University Hospital.

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