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CentraState’s Dr. James Matera Appears on “From the Mayor’s Desk” to Discuss COVID-19

By |2020-03-26T09:09:00-04:00March 25th, 2020|

James Matera, D.O., Chief Medical Officer of Centrastate Healthcare System, sits down with Freehold Township Mayor Lester A. Preston Jr. to discuss COVID-19 and our community. The episode includes information for those looking to help and donate to the hospital staff, and how to reach CentraState's COVID-19 Community Info line [...]

Helping Your Child Manage the Emotional Impact of Coronavirus

By |2020-03-18T11:34:54-04:00March 17th, 2020|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , |

By Ankur Desai, MD Empty shelves in the grocery stores. Schools closed. Social distancing. The global coronavirus outbreak has hit home, leaving parents in uncharted territory. These factors can raise the overall level of anxiety for both children and adults. Here are some tips for parents to help address [...]

Why Social Distancing Matters

By |2020-03-21T13:38:12-04:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: |

The concept of “social distancing” is not new. Public health officials have been using this method of slowing down the spread of highly contagious disease as far back as the influenza outbreak of 1918, when parades were cancelled, schools closed and rush hour was staggered. Social distancing is not [...]

Keep Your Home Safe From COVID-19

By |2020-03-18T10:11:03-04:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: |

Learn the steps that you and your entire household should be taking to decrease the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). All households Clean hands at the door and at regular intervals Create habits and reminders to avoid touching their face and cover coughs and sneezes Disinfect surfaces like doorknobs, tables, [...]

Presumptive Positive Test Result for COVID-19

By |2020-03-12T18:39:36-04:00March 12th, 2020|

CentraState Medical Center is treating a patient who has presumptively tested positive for COVID-19. This case was confirmed through lab results performed by the New Jersey Department of Health. The sample was sent to the CDC for final confirmation. At this time, the patient, a man in his 50s, [...]

Coronavirus Q & A

By |2020-03-16T13:43:36-04:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , |

As concerns over coronavirus rise, you may be wondering exactly what it is, how you can protect yourself and what to be on the lookout for. Robert Pedowitz, DO, from Family Practice of CentraState helps answer what we know to date: What is a novel coronavirus? A novel coronavirus [...]

CentraState Healthcare System and Atlantic Health System Announce Clinical Affiliation

By |2020-02-19T09:07:01-04:00February 18th, 2020|

Atlantic Health System and CentraState Healthcare System today announced a clinical affiliation that will provide enhanced access to high-quality specialty health care services to the communities of central Jersey. The affiliation will accelerate the growth of CentraState’s oncology and neuroscience programs through linkages with Atlantic Health System’s nationally recognized [...]

CentraState invites women to a special health event on Jan. 27

By |2020-01-21T01:00:11-04:00January 15th, 2020|

Join Ob/gyn Dr. Kira Moore as she discusses the latest treatment options for painful gynecological conditions CentraState Medical Center is hosting the lecture, A Minimally Invasive Approach to Gynecology, on Monday, Jan. 27 from 6-7 p.m. at CentraState’s Star and Barry Tobias Health Awareness Center, 901 W. Main Street, [...]