Blog Posts in 2018

Saint Michael's Medical Center relaunches volunteer program
May 25, 2018

Saint Michael’s Medical Center in Newark has relaunched its volunteer program, giving members of the community an opportunity to serve in a hospital setting. In the first month of operation, volunteers have already logged more than 130 hours of ...

Veteran Saint Michael's Nurse Receives Daisy Award
May 16, 2018

A nurse who has worked for Saint Michael’s Medical Center for more than 26 years was honored with the DAISY Foundation's Daisy Award, which honors the super-human work nurses do for patients and families every day Honorata ...

Veteran emergency room doctor takes charge at Saint Michael's Medical Center ED
Apr 19, 2018

When Dr. Ramy Yakobi first toured the Emergency Department at Saint Michael’s Medical Center in Newark, he was immediately struck by how different it was from the New York City emergency rooms where he worked his entire career. “This is ...

A Pill A Day Keeps HIV Away
Mar 8, 2018

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Meet Meena Patel: Saint Michael's Employee of the Month
Feb 20, 2018

Meena Patel had been living in the United States for less than a decade when her husband died. At the time, she worried about how she would raise her two young children with no help. "It was scary. I didn't know what was going to happen ...

Saint Michael's Unveils Latest Tool in Fight Against Cancer
Feb 13, 2018

The Cancer Center at Saint Michael's Medical Center in Newark unveiled its latest tool in the fight against cancer: a top-of-the-line Varian TrueBeam linear accelerator that delivers radiation therapy much more accurately than other devices. With ...

Saint Michael's, NJIT, CAPC tout planned improvements for Newark's MLK Blvd.
Feb 5, 2018

This article was originally published Feb. 1, 2018 in NJBIZ. Preservation, repurposing and innovation were the main themes at the Newark Regional Business Partnership's Development "Plans Taking Shape" confab to discuss improvements ...

Stop HIV. Start PrEP.
Feb 2, 2018

Pre-exposure Prophylaxis, or PrEP for short, is a daily dose of HIV medications which can reduce your chances of infection. Currently, only Truvada is approved for use as PrEP. PrEP is part of a comprehensive risk reduction plan including other ...