Kennedy News
Here’s to the ‘New Me’
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Read more...Michael Schulke, 55, was given the ultimate ultimatum: “Change your ways, or it’s likely you’ll have no more than five years left to live.

This was the moment in April 2013 when Kennedy Health Endocrinologist Dr. Gregory Barone convinced the 6-foot-5-inch, 368-pound construction worker to transform himself and his lifestyle. Eight months later on Dec. 15, 2014, Schulke underwent Roux-en-Y gastric bypass bariatric surgery at Kennedy’s Center for Surgical Weight Loss, based at Kennedy University Hospital in Stratford.
3D Mammography Now Offered at Kennedy Health
Tuesday, March 29, 2016


New Technology Offers Improved Capability to Detect Breast Cancers

Kennedy Health’s Outpatient Imaging Center in Washington Township now offers 3D mammography. Also called breast tomosynthesis, 3D mammography has been shown to improve detection of invasive cancers over conventional 2D mammography.

Kennedy Health Donates $10,000 to “Change the Luck of a Child” Telethon March 22nd
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Read more...Kennedy Health donated $10,000 in support of the 7th Annual CBS3 and CW Philly “Change the Luck of a Child” Telethon to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC) of the Philadelphia Region.
Kennedy Health to Host First-Ever Cancer Survivors Spring Art Exhibit and Silent Auction April 27
Friday, March 25, 2016

Read more...Artwork can be previewed beginning April 1st

Join Kennedy Health as we celebrate the creative spirit of cancer survivors at our inaugural Cancer Survivors Spring Art Exhibit & Silent Auction, set for 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, at the Kennedy Cancer Center (900 Medical Center Drive - 2nd Floor, Sewell).

Kennedy Health Achieves National Reaccreditation for its Bariatric Surgery Program
Thursday, March 24, 2016

Read more...Kennedy University Hospital – Stratford’s Center for Surgical Weight Loss was recently reaccredited as a “Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center” by the Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), a joint program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).


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