Saint Michael's Medical Center in Newark has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, which it hopes will expedite its sale to Prime Healthcare.
Most hospitals face lower Medicare reimbursements because of their high patient readmission rates.
New Jersey lawmakers expanded a program for pediatricians to get specialized training in child psychiatric disorders.
The topic during this year's World Breastfeeding Week is breastfeeding and work.
Every New Jersey hospital except for one will receive penalties for having too many Medicare patients readmitted within a month.
A recent survey of several beaches found more E. coli bacteria in the sand.
Down syndrome achievement center GiGi's Playhouse recently opened a location in Hillsborough. Its president hopes more New Jersey locations can open in the future.
The New Jersey Medical School SMART Program is hands on, giving students real world medical problems to solve.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Regional Director Jackie Cornell-Bechelli says that about 400,000 New Jerseyans were able to access Medicaid through the expansion under the Affordable ...
Virtua and Capital Health Systems have filed a lawsuit challenging a law allowing the transfer of ambulance services.
About 150 protestors gathered at the State House to demand Planned Parenthood lose federal funding.
Researchers have found ways to use bacteria to help combat drug resistant diseases like plague and lung infections.
Kenilworth-based Merck has announced it's buying cCAM Biotherapeutics for $95 million in cash.
The legislation’s sponsor estimates the program could save the state $5 million to $9 million annually.
While consumers get valuable help in making health care choices, industry representatives say other criteria should be taken into account.