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Do You Want to Vote?

New Jersey healthcare providers support the rights of patients and residents to cast their ballots. This new resource helps ensure that our citizens’ votes are counted, even if they are in our care on Election Day.

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Putting The Pieces Together: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Using Health Insurance

A resource that provides specific guidance on what a consumer should do and ask, prior to receiving a service. The guide provides detailed instructions for consumers on how to use their health insurance as well as specific questions to ask their insurance company when arranging for services.

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Community Benefit Report 2013

It's impossible to measure the full extent of hospitals' community contributions; this report offers a reasonable and impressive accounting: nearly $2.6 billion in services that touched the lives of our residents in more than 17 million individual "encounters."

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Catheter Care and Infection Control Staying Safe While Using an Indwelling Urinary Catheter (For Patients) English Spanish
Working Together to Eliminate Healthcare-Acquired Infections Brochure & Poster Available in Eng. & Spanish. Educates patients on the importance of practicing proper hand hygiene and various steps to help eliminate some common healthcare acquired-infections. English Spanish
It's Your Healthcare, Be Involved! A tool to help patients and their families manage aspects of their healthcare, including information on managing their medications, what to do if they have to go to the hospital, and what to do after they are discharged. English Spanish
Help us Protect Your Skin Informing you and your family about pressure ulcers and how you can assist your healthcare providers in preventing them. English Spanish
Fall Prevention & Partnering to Prevent Falls in the Hospital Don't let the fear of falling stop you from living your life to the fullest! It is up to you to change your lifestyle in the appropriate way. Stay active, live in a safe environment and stay educated. English Spanish
Control Your Diabetes Better You are the most important member of your healthcare team. English Spanish
Heart Failure You can improve your own quality of life tremendously with a few lifestyle changes: English Spanish
Newborn Screening Protecting Your Baby's Health English Spanish
Let Nature Take its Course Talk to your doctor, nurse or midwife about the risks of choosing to have your baby early. English Spanish
When Should I Go to the Emergency Room? Where do you go if you or your child get sick? Should you go to the ER if its not an emergency? English Spanish