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  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset Annual Meeting

    Posted: 11/03/2017

    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset will hold its annual public meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. in the hospital’s Fuld Auditorium, 110 Rehill Ave., Somerville, NJ 08876. To register, call 908-685-2525.

  • Marisa Tufaro Foundation Donation Supports Art Therapy and Child Life Programs at BMSCH

    Posted: 11/01/2017

    A hospital stay can be an anxious time for children and their families. The Marisa Tufaro Foundation helped make these stays less stressful for children when they recently made a generous donation to the child life program at The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH) at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH).  The generous donation will support instruction and supplies for BMSCH’s art therapy program and provide funds for infant mobiles, bubbles that will be included in welcome ...

  • RWJUH Public Meeting Notice

    Posted: 10/04/2017

    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital will host a meeting of its Board of Directors for members of the community on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Auditorium at the Hospital.  The meeting will provide information about the operation of the hospital and an opportunity for members of the public to ask questions and raise issues of interest. For more information please contact Hospital Administration at 732-937-8593.

  • Understand the Signs and Symptoms of Sepsis

    Posted: 09/15/2017

    September is Sepsis Awareness Month. Sepsis is the body's overwhelming response to infection, which can lead to tissue damage, organ failure, and possibly death. In the U.S., sepsis is the leading cause of death in hospitals with more than 258,000 sepsis-related deaths occurring each year. But we can change that, as sepsis is entirely preventable and treatable. RWJBarnabas Health has focused on the early recognition and rapid treatment of sepsis, which has had a significant impact on patient outcomes fo...

  • RWJUH Ranked Among the State and Region's Best Hospitals by U.S. News and World Report

    Posted: 08/09/2017

    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) New Brunswick has been ranked among the region’s best hospitals by U.S.News & World Report in the publication’s 2017-18 ranking of the region and nation’s best hospitals.  RWJUH is ranked third in New Jersey and eighth among all hospitals in the New Jersey- New York region. In addition, U.S. News designated RWJUH as “high performing,” in eight specialties which include Cancer, Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Geriatrics, Nephrology, ...

  • RWJBarnabas Health And Rutgers University Announce New Partnership Creating The State’s Premier Academic Health Care System

    Posted: 07/27/2017

    Pictured seated left to right: Brian Strom, Chancellor, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and CEO, RWJBarnabas Health, Robert Barchi, President, Rutgers University, Vincente Gracias, President and CEO, Rutgers Health Group; standing left to right: Jack Morris, Chair, RWJBarnabas Health Board of Trustees, Marc E. Berson, Vice Chair, RWJBarnabas Health Board of Trustees and Kathleen Bramwell, Senior Vice Chancellor, Administration and Finance, Rutgers Biomedical and Hea...

  • US News Names The Bristol Myers Squibb Children's Hospital at RWJUH One of America's Best

    Posted: 06/28/2017

    The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH) at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has been named one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals, according to the 2017-18 U.S.News & World Report ranking of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals.  BMSCH is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in Urology (#39).  U.S. News introduced the Best Children’s Hospitals rankings in 2007 to help families of children with rare or life-threatening illnesses find the best medical care avai...

  • Pediatric Emergency Telemedicine Links RWJUH Somerset Patients with Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital Physicians

    Posted: 05/11/2017

    NEW BRUNSWICK AND SOMERVILLE, N.J. – When a child falls ill, receiving the right emergency care at the right time is crucial for recovery. Unfortunately, specialized pediatric emergency rooms can be far away, further delaying diagnosis and treatment in a time of need. To ensure children receive the urgent care they need, regardless of location, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) now offers emergency pediatric telemedicine, connecting patients to physicians on its Somerset campus with pediat...

  • Aetna and RWJBarnabas Health Reach New Agreement

    Posted: 04/20/2017

    RWJBarnabas Health hospitals and ancillary facilities will remain in-network without interruption PARSIPPANY and WEST ORANGE, NJ, April 20, 2017 — Aetna (NYSE: AET ) and RWJBarnabas Health, New Jersey’s most comprehensive health care delivery system, announced a new agreement that will be effective on April 22, 2017 .  Aetna members, who receive care at any of the RWJBarnabas Health hospitals and facilities, or from RWJBarnabas Health physicians, will continue to be covered at the in-network level ...

  • Information About Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and the Aetna Contract

    Posted: 04/20/2017

    RWJBarnabas Health and Aetna are currently in contract negotiations. Frequently Asked Questions Will the RWJBarnabas Health contract with Aetna terminate on April 22, 2017? No.   RWJBarnabas Health and Aetna have reached a new agreement.   RWJBarnabas Health will continue to be part of the Aetna network.   As a result, there will be NO disruption in service .   May Aetna patients continue to seek care at RWJBarnabas Health facilities? Yes.   We are and will continue to be partic...