Jefferson Health

Tears were rolling down cheeks as Anne Chiefari saw the surprise on her final one-mile walk from home to Jefferson Health in Washington Township.
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Mike Dougherty
September 06, 2019 - 8:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An operating room nurse from South Jersey is retiring after 41 years on the job. Her co-workers surprised her on Friday by greeting her with flowers and balloons and joining her on her final one-mile walk from home to Jefferson Health in Washington Township. Tears...
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Saint Christopher's Hospital
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Kim Glovas
July 17, 2019 - 4:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The parent company of Hahnemann University Hospital and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia Academic Health System, announced on Wednesday that the pediatric hospital will be sold. Four other major Philadelphia healthcare organizations announced on...
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Vials of measles, mumps and rubella vaccine
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Lynne Adkins
March 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Reported cases of mumps have been climbing in numbers at local schools and universities recently, and parents may be nervous. But if your child received all of his or her immunizations, there's no need to panic. In fact, it's not really a surprise to see an outbreak...
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Organizers of the veterans info fair cut a ribbon for the eight parking spaces that the Cherry Hill Mall has reserved just for veterans.
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Antionette Lee
October 07, 2018 - 6:29 pm
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Cherry Hill Mall, in partnership with Jefferson Health, hosted an information fair for veterans and their families Sunday. Raymond Lauriano, also known as DJ Rockin Ray, played Motown Records tunes while veterans checked out the services available to them...
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Bed Time Food
Lynne Adkins
September 22, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Drinking a cup of coffee at night could result in a sleepless night. But some drinks and foods will help you get the shut eye you need. It's not good to go to bed hungry says Christine Henigan, a clinical dietitian at Abington Hospital-Jefferson Health. She says...
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Jefferson CEO Dr. Steve Klasko and Einstein CEO Barry Freedman
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Mike Dougherty
September 14, 2018 - 1:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After officials from the two health care giants signed on the line, Einstein Healthcare Network and Jefferson Health were engaged. It’s official! ---- #engaged pic.twitter.com/BYJrCX4x88 — Jefferson (@JeffersonUniv) September 14, 2018 Jefferson CEO Dr. Steve Klasko...
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Hamburgers, hot dogs and all the fixings were part of the spread at the Jefferson Health veterans appreciation barbecue Monday.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
August 20, 2018 - 6:31 pm
WINSLOW TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Hamburgers, hot dogs and all the fixings were part of the spread at the Jefferson Health veterans appreciation barbecue Monday. The health network honored local military veterans and also helped them utilize resources that will better their lives. "These are...
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Dreamstime
Steve Tawa
March 28, 2018 - 3:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Executives at Jefferson and Einstein Healthcare networks have put their urge to merge in writing, by signing a non-binding Letter of Intent to do so. They maintain that Jefferson's larger size will benefit patients, medicine and academics. Thomas Jefferson University...
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Doctor In White Medical Coat With Stethoscope.
Lynne Adkins
March 27, 2018 - 6:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — Another major healthcare merger is on the horizon in Philadelphia. Sources have confirmed to KYW Newsradio that Jefferson Health is taking another partner. This time it’s the Einstein Healthcare Network. For several years, Jefferson Health has been making partnership...
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