TRENTON — The operators of a Highland Park medical supply store were sentenced to three years in state prison today for their roles in a scheme that cost the state’s Medicaid program at least $150,000, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced.
PERTH AMBOY — Raritan Bay Medical Center has received the Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association. The award recognizes Raritan Bay Medical Center’s (RBMC) commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted guidelines. This marks the fourth year that RBMC has been recognized with a quality achievement award.
TRENTON – A former unemployment insurance clerk for the State Department of Labor and Workforce Development pleaded guilty today to stealing $18,825 in unemployment benefits by using her access to the department’s computer system to redirect benefits from unemployment claims to her own bank account, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced.
OLD BRIDGE — According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), each year one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. These falls can cause moderate to severe injuries, such as hip fractures and head traumas, and can increase the risk of early death.