PHCS News

June 23, 2017
PUBLIC NOTICE
&bull: University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro was designated as a Magnet organization in 2012 by the ANCC Magnet Recognition Program®:. This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In July 2017, University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro is...
June 21, 2017
Lifetime Achievement Award for Princeton House’s Jim Schneider
James Schneider, Peer Support Specialist with Princeton House Behavioral Health&rsquo:s First Responder Treatment Services, was recently honored with the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) 2017 Union County Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is presented to those who exemplify the ideals that the BSA...
June 14, 2017
PHCS in the News—Hepatitis C Research
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, which formerly affected primarily Baby Boomers, has increased dramatically among young people in recent years due to the nationwide epidemic of heroin abuse. Ongoing research at Princeton House Behavioral Health&mdash:conducted with assistance from infectious...
June 12, 2017
Princeton HealthCare System Holds 9th Annual Kids Marathon
More than 130 young people, from preschoolers to 8th graders, finished a 1.2-mile Fun Run yesterday that served as the final leg of the 9th annual Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS) Kids Marathon. Yesterday's run, sponsored by PHCS Community Education &: Outreach and Princeton Fitness &:...
June 8, 2017
Amy Robach Headlines PHCS Cancer Survivors Day Celebration
Good Morning America news anchor Amy Robach, pictured above center, shared the personal story behind her breast cancer journey during a special event hosted by Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS) tonight at the Hyatt Regency Princeton. The event&mdash:Celebrate Strength, Celebrate Life: An Evening...
June 6, 2017
UMCP Employs Virtual Dementia Tour® for Insight to Better Patient Care
Your assignment is straightforward: Enter the door in front of you and complete a series of relatively simple tasks. But there is a hitch. Before entering the room, you are outfitted in a way that is designed to maximize distractions and undermine virtually every one of your senses. Suddenly,...
June 1, 2017
Princeton House Named a Finalist for NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes Award
Princeton House Behavioral Health is a finalist in the 2017 NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes Awards in recognition of groundbreaking research to identify individuals infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) and link them to medical treatment. The research began in 2014, when professionals noted that a...
May 17, 2017
New Center at UMCP Provides Comprehensive Digestive Health Services
University Medical Center of Princeton (UMCP) has opened the Center for Digestive Health, giving patients streamlined access to high-quality, coordinated care that encompasses everything from general gastroenterology services to specialized diagnostic and treatment procedures. Board certified...