Hospitals And Doctors Already Plan To Adopt Electronic Health Records

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Eighty-one percent of the nation’s hospitals and 41 percent of office-based physicians currently intend to take advantage of federal incentive payments for adoption and meaningful use of certified electronic health records (EHR) technology, according to survey data released Thursday by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).

NJ DEP Urges Radon Testing In Homes During Radon Action Month

TRENTON– Radon is a colorless, odorless and tasteless gas — one that might enter your home without your knowledge and which could cause cancer. During January, which is National Radon Action Month, the Department of Environmental Protection is encouraging all homeowners in New Jersey to check for radon exposure via a simple test.

Winter Storms Slam Blood Collection

STATE – New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of the New York Blood Center (NYBC) is calling upon the communities it serves, to please donate whole blood and platelets in the next few days, since major blood drives were cancelled due to yesterday’s snow storm and last week’s blizzard leaving blood supplies low in area hospitals.