In The News

NJ police officers help deliver baby girl for panicking parents
PIX11 (9/7)

New parents, Christine and Philip got the surprise of their lives when their second child couldn’t wait to join the family! Little Olivia was born in the Hazlet Police Department parking lot and transferred to Riverview Medical Center, where mom and baby were found to be in perfect health.

TapInto.net (9/1)
Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center and Bayshore Medical Center Welcome Evgeniya Sokolovskaya, D.O., M.D., Diagnostic Radiologist

Riverview Medical Center welcomes diagnostic radiologist, Evgeniya Sokolovskaya, D.O., M.D., to the medical staff. Dr. Sokolovskaya specializes in body and breast diagnostic imaging and joins the Women's Center.

Three NJ Hospitals Win National Acclaim
August 9, 2017

Hackensack University Medical Center, Morristown Medical Center and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick are once again the first, second and third-best ranked hospitals in New Jersey, according to the U.S. News and World Report's annual ratings announced on Tuesday.

Two River Times (8/3)
Blood Drives Scheduled for August

A blood drive will be taking place at Riverview Medical Center on August 22 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Rechnitz Conference Center.

Two River Times (8/3)
Remembering the Bite; Patients May Not Recall a Tick Bite

Riverview Medical Center infectious disease physicians, Nasir Ahmad, M.D., part of Meridian Medical Group, offers insight into tick bites and Lyme disease.

The Journal Publication (August)
Donate Blood on Tuesday, August 22 with Riverview Medical Center

Riverview Medical Center will be hosting a blood drive on August 28. Members of the community are invited to take part to help save a life.

Two River Times (7/13)
Women's Heart Fund Held Heart of Rock and Roll Cocktail Reception

The Women's Heart Fund raises money for women's health and recently held a Heart of Rock and Roll Reception to support construction of the new Women's Wellness Center at the HOPE Tower at Hackensack Meridian Health Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

Manasquan-Belmar Patch (7/12)
Don't Let Cancer Get Under Your Skin

Susan Greenberg, M.D., an oncologist practicing at Riverview Medical Center, offers tips to reduce risk for melanoma. According to The American Cancer Society, each year there are more cases of skin cancer than breast, prostate, lung and colon cancers combined.

Becker's (6/20): Riverview Medical Center 1st New Jersey hospital to earn The Joint Commission advanced total hip, knee replacement certification: 4 highlights

The Joint Commission awarded Red Bank, N.J.-based Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center with the Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement.

APP.com (6/20): Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center awarded advanced certification for total hip and total knee replacement from The Joint Commission

Riverview Medical Center is the first hospital in New Jersey to earn The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement. The advanced certification is for Joint Commission-accredited hospitals, critical access hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers seeking to elevate the quality, consistency and safety of their services and patient care.

John Lloyd, co-chief executive officer of Hackensack Meridian Health, offers advice to college graduates
Asbury Park Press (6/8)
John Lloyd, co-chief executive officer of Hackensack Meridian Health, graduated from Princeton University with a degree in religion. But he helped build one of New Jersey's biggest health care networks by being a good listener, surrounding himself with qualified people and, even at 71 years old, continuing to learn.

New medical study finds just one alcoholic drink a day increases breast cancer risk
WOBM (6/7)
Debra Camal, M.D., medical director for breast surgery at Riverview Medical Center, explains the results of a new study tying the consumption of alcohol to an increased rate of breast cancer.

Sansone Foundation gives $500,000 to Riverview Medical Center
Monmouth Journal (5/12)
Riverview Medical Center added a third tomosynthesis breast imaging machine thanks to a $500,000 pledge from the Sansone Foundation, founded by Enilda and Paul Sansone Sr. of Rumson.

Riverview Medical Center Welcomes More 3D Mammography
Two River Times (5/4)
Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center added a third tomosynthesis breast imaging machine in April 2017 thanks to a $500,000 pledge from the Sansone Foundation, founded by Enilda and Paul Sansone Sr. of Rumson. 

Paint the Town Pink Makes Moves and Pinks On
Two River Times (5/4)
Throughout the month of May, 75 towns throughout New Jersey have been participating in Hackensack Meridian Health's eleventh annual Paint the Town Pink initiative, which helps to raise awareness about the importance of mammography and women's health.

A Savvy New Way to Target Breast Tumors
Red Hot Red Bank (May)

Debra Camal, M.D., medical director for breast surgery at Riverview Medical Center, talks about how innovative technology is advancing treatments for women with breast cancer. 

Riverview Medical Center Receives A Grade for Patient Safety
April 15, 2017
Red Bank Patch

Cautionary tale of the heart: Mom survives cardiac scare
Asbury Park Press
February 14, 2017

Memorial Sloan Kettering and Hackensack Meridian team up to fight cancer in NJ and beyond
December 15, 2016
Becker's Hospital Review

Powerful pairing could boost NJ's cancer care
December 15, 2016
NorthJersey.com

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Hackensack Meridian Health to partner on expansion of cancer research, treatment
December 15, 2016
Health Care Finance

135 Nonprofit Hospital and Health System CEOs to Know in 2016
Nov. 16, 2016
Becker's Hospital Review


Best Hospital IT 2016: Hackensack Meridian engages patients before they arrive and stays with them through the journey

November 2, 2016
Healthcare IT News

Pricey EpiPens Put Pressure On Consumers
September 12, 2016
Two River Times

Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility at Riverview Medical Center Again Receives Accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
May 4, 2016
Newswise

Riverview almost done with $30M cancer facility
March 24, 2016
Asbury Park Press