Medical Staff Recognition Dinner 2019

The annual Medical Staff Recognition Dinner was held on October 30 at Rockleigh Country Club. Several hundred members of our medical staff came out for the event. Steven Weisholtz, MD, Infectious Disease, was named the recipient of the Medical Staff Distinguished Service Award. Jonathan Shammash, MD, Director of Medical Education and Senior Associate Residency Program […]

LGBTQ Sensitivity Training for Employed Providers – Deadline Is October 21

Englewood Health is committed to ensuring that all patients enjoy equal access to high-quality medical care, delivered with dignity and respect. As part of that commitment, we are offering training about how we can all meet the unique healthcare needs of members of the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) community. An online self-guided training […]

2020 Medical Staff Elections Update

Below are the final Nominations for the 2020 Medical Staff Elections with biographies/disclosure statements available here. All voting members will receive, via email, an electronic ballot for completion. Early and absentee ballots shall be permitted and are to be submitted electronically. The election results will be announced at the EH Medical Staff Business Meeting on […]

Nomination Slate for 2020 Medical Staff Elections

Below is the nomination slate submitted by the Nominating Committee for the 2020 Medical Staff Elections. As stated in Bylaw 7.12, additional nominates for any positions may be made by submitting to the Medical Staff Office names of the Medical Staff members, supported by signatures of at least five (5) additional active members of the […]

Medical Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill

A NJ law passed in April, the Medical Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act, will take effect August 1, 2019. This law allows capable terminally ill patients to obtain and self-administer prescribed lethal doses of medication to bring about their own humane and dignified death. The following is a broad overview of the […]

IRB Reminder: When Does a Research Project Need Review?

Federal regulations require that all research projects involving human subjects are reviewed by an Institutional Review Board (IRB). For randomized clinical trials of investigational drugs and devices, the need for IRB review and approval is clear. However, it is important to remember that all research projects that involve human subjects (including the use of medical […]

June 2019 Medical Staff Business Meeting

The next quarterly Medical Staff Business Meeting will take place on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at 12 p.m. in Chiang Auditorium. Revisions to the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules and Regulations as proposed by the Bylaws Committee will be presented for ratification.┬áSee proposed revisions. The annual picnic for employees and medical staff will also be […]

Check Your Email for 2020-2021 Medical Staff Reappointment Applications

The medical staff reappointment process for the 2020-2021 cycle is underway. The Medical Staff Office recently sent reapplications to the preferred email address of medical staff in the following departments: Anesthesiology Emergency Medicine Family Practice Dermatology Medicine: Section of Allergy/Immunology, Endocrinology, Hospital Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Rheumatology Pathology Pediatrics Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation […]