Trinitas Intensive Care Unit Staff Reduces Blood Stream Infections To Zero

ELIZABETH — Data show that up to 62,000 people die annually in the United States due to catheter-related blood stream infections. Moreover, nearly $3 billion are spent on these infections worldwide. For anyone who is hospitalized or who has a loved one who is hospitalized, these figures are alarming from both a health perspective and an economic one.

Union County College Receives $10,000 Grant From Plainfield Foundation

PLAINFIELD – Union County College recently received a $10,000 grant from the Plainfield Foundation to support classes offered by the college’s LIFE Center in the city of Plainfield. The grant is for one year and provides for two courses being offered this semester and two courses in the upcoming spring term. To be eligible for the grant, the project being submitted must be for residents of Plainfield.