New Jersey officials are handing nearly $4 million in tax money to help “community organizations” promote health insurance offerings during the Affordable Care Act open enrollment period. This content was originally published here.
Washington, DC – Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) today announced that federally qualified health centers in New Jersey will receive $17,761,572 from the American Rescue Plan. The funding will support construction, expansion, renovation, and other capital improvements to improve health care infrastructure. As Chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, Pallone This content was originally […]
NEW JERSEY RELEASES HEALTH ASSESSMENT ON CANCER AND CHROMIUM WASTE SITES IN JERSEY CITY (10/P135) TRENTON – A health assessment by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services and Department of Environmental Protection found no evidence that Jersey City residents who lived near chromium-contaminated sites from 1979 to 2006 were at increased risk […]
CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION TAKES ACTIONS TO ENHANCE CONSUMER HEALTH SAFETY OF SHELLFISH HARVESTED IN NEW JERSEY WATERS ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER AND RULE PROPOSAL WILL ENSURE HIGHEST LEVELS OF PROTECTION FOR NEW JERSEY SHELLFISH (15/P107) TRENTON – The Christie Administration is implementing changes to the state’s shellfish-safety program to ensure that New Jersey meets the highest harvest-to-market public-health […]
REMOVAL OF OYSTERS HELPS SAFEGUARD PUBLIC HEALTH AND NEW JERSEY’S SHELLFISH INDUSTRY (10/P77) TRENTON – The NY/NJ Baykeeper today complied with the state’s ban on research-related gardening of commercially viable oysters in contaminated waters by removing its oysters from New York Harbor. DEP Commissioner Bob Martin said that action helps meet two key goals: safeguarding […]
CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION PROMOTES AIR QUALITY AWARENESS TO IMPROVE THE ENVIRONMENT AND PUBLIC HEALTH IN NEW JERSEY (11/P61) TRENTON – Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin today marked the beginning of Air Quality Awareness Week in New Jersey, from May 2-6, by urging New Jersey residents to make simple choices in their everyday lives that […]
Friday, October 8: New Jersey Public Health Association 2021 Annual Conference On Friday, October 8 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., the New Jersey Public Health Association (NJPHA) will present its 2021 Annual Conference. The theme is “Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Implications in Vulnerable Populations and Public Health Practice.” Participants will hear from New Jersey […]
NJII’s robust healthcare division works to improve patient experience and population health while reducing the cost of healthcare with innovation, technology, and metrics. Newark, NJ (September 14, 2021) – New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII) announced today that it has joined the Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC). SHIEC is the national trade association representing health […]