Annual Meeting


NJHA 100th Annual Meeting, Awards & Luncheon
Friday, Jan. 18, 2019

Join NJHA to celebrate its 100th Annual Meeting, Awards & Luncheon!

Friday, Jan. 18, 2019
Hyatt Regency Princeton
102 Carnegie Center Drive
Princeton, NJ

NJHA’s premier membership event, join past presidents, past board chairs and more than 400 executives, trustees and physicians from across the state to celebrate 100 years of improving the health of New Jerseyans.

NJHA will welcome new Board Chairman Joseph W. Devine, FACHE, president, Jefferson Health New Jersey, as well as honor several hospitals, healthcare facilities and individuals for their outstanding commitment to healthcare with the annual awards presentations.

The Day at a Glance:

7:30 a.m. American College of Healthcare Executives - Coffee & Networking
8:00 a.m. ACHE Breakfast & Awards Presentations
Witherspoon Ballroom, Lower Level
8:30 a.m. Annual Meeting Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:30 a.m. NJHA’s 100th Annual Meeting & Awards Presentation
Regency Ballroom
11:30 a.m. Member & Sponsor Networking Reception
Noon Luncheon with Keynote Speaker Mark Shulman
Mark Shulman, a legend in the music world, is currently on tour with P!NK. Join NJHA for this not-to-miss opportunity to hear Mark Shulman “rock your world” through his music and real-world experiences.

Sponsorship Opportunities

If you’re looking for an opportunity to place your organization front and center with decision-makers at hospitals and healthcare facilities throughout the state, this is THE event! Contact Debbie Furchak at dfurchak@njha.com or 609-275-4072 for more information or to reserve your spot.

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2018 Annual Meeting Award Recipients

NJHA also presented its annual awards, celebrating outstanding accomplishments of several member institutions and individuals.

The 2018 Healthcare Leader awards recognized a hospital chief executive, a physician and two volunteer trustees.

2018 Distinguished Service Award from New Jersey Hospital Association on Vimeo.

Michael R. D'Agnes, FACHE
President
Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center

2018 Healthcare Professional of the Year from New Jersey Hospital Association on Vimeo.

Rodolfo A. Munera, MD
Medical Director
Broadway House for Continuing Care

2018 Hospital Trustee of the Year from New Jersey Hospital Association on Vimeo.

Victor M. Richel
Chairman, Board of Trustees
Trinitas Regional Medical Center

2018 Healthcare System Trustee of the Year from New Jersey Hospital Association on Vimeo.

John F. Vigorita, MD, MHA
Board Member
Atlantic Health System

In partnership with NJHA’s Institute for Quality and Patient Safety, healthcare organizations from across the state have implemented programs to enhance quality, patient safety and satisfaction. New Jersey has seen incredible results in improving outcomes, reducing adverse events and making healthcare more cost- effective.

NJHA presented its 2018 Excellence in Quality Improvement award to Virtua for its Three Low Technology Programs Markedly Influence & Reduce Clostridium Difficile Infections at Three Acute Care Hospitals and Virtua Home Care for its Interventions to Reduce Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections in Home Care program.

Virtua receiving the 2018 Excellence in Quality Improvement award.

HRET’s Community Outreach awards recognize members’ efforts to identify community needs and implement programs and resources to address those needs. New Jersey hospitals, healthcare systems and post acute care providers have contributed $2.4 billion in community benefits to keep New Jersey healthy.

The 2018 Community Outreach awards were presented to:

Saint Peter’s University Hospital and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital for its collaborative program, Healthy Kids Camp: Partnering for Children’s Wellness program.

Saint Peter’s University Hospital and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital receiving the 2018 Community Outreach award.

Deborah Heart and Lung Center and Cooper University Hospital’s partnership program, HeroCare Connect.

Deborah Heart and Lung Center and Cooper University Hospital receiving the 2018 Community Outreach award.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital for its No Mas Violencia: Addressing Domestic & Sexual Violence in the Latino Community program.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital receiving the 2018 Community Outreach award.