Cooper University Health Care Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award With Target: Stroke Honor Roll

American Heart Association Award recognizes Cooper University Hospital’s commitment to quality stroke care Cooper University Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the most appropriate stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines … [Read more…]

Can a Patient’s Own Fat Cells Injected in the Knee Provide Relief From Joint Osteoarthritis?

Cooper Researchers Embark on Clinical Study to Test Effectiveness of Innovative Treatment Method Osteoarthritis — the most common form of arthritis — is a chronic condition that affects over 20 million people in the United States. Osteoarthritis results in sore or stiff joints, limited range of motion, mild swelling around a joint, and pain. It may … [Read more…]

Cooper Opens New Gloucester City Internal Medicine Office

Cooper University Health Care celebrated the expansion of its primary health care services in Gloucester City on September 14, 2016, with a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new internal medicine office. In attendance were physicians, Cooper executives, and local officials. Gloucester City Mayor William James joined Cooper President and Chief Executive Officer Adrienne Kirby, PhD, … [Read more…]

Cooper Presents: Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Education for Pharmacists

In response to the global opioid epidemic, Cooper University Health Care is sponsoring Provide to Prevent: Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Education, a continuing education program for pharmacists and other health care professionals from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, September 17, 2016, at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden. Pharmacists have been called by … [Read more…]

Fall Fest Celebrates New Cooper Offices at Camden County College in Blackwood

Cooper University Health Care is sponsoring a Fall Fest, a celebration to mark the grand opening of Cooper Family Medicine and Behavioral Health Offices, Saturday, September 24, 2016, from 1 to 4 p.m. on the Camden County College campus, 200 College Drive, Polk Hall, Blackwood, NJ. In addition to games, music, and cooking demonstrations by … [Read more…]

Cooper Honors Cardiac Nurse With DAISY Award

Cooper University Health Care recently recognized cardiac care unit nurse Alyson Karbach, RN, of Sicklerville, NJ, with the DAISY Award for providing exceptional care. Karbach was nominated by the daughter of an elderly patient who described Karbach as “very caring, empathetic, and supportive while my father struggled with low blood pressure episodes which frightened him … [Read more…]

International Sepsis Expert at Cooper Participates in 1st World Sepsis Congress September 8-9, 2016

Noted international sepsis expert, R. Philip Dellinger, MD, FCCM, FCCP, Chair and Chief of the Department of Medicine, and Director of the Cooper Adult Health Institute at Cooper University Health Care, was among a noted panel of global authorities participating in the 1st World Sepsis Congress, September 8 and 9, 2016. “Sepsis is a complication … [Read more…]

Subaru and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Deliver ‘Gestures of Hope’ to Cancer Patients at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

On August 16, 2016, executives from Subaru of America’s corporate headquarters and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) along with representatives from Subaru of Cherry Hill delivered messages of hope and 150 specially made blankets to MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper to help encourage patients and keep them warm as they continue their fight … [Read more…]

Cooper To Hold IT Hiring Event on August 16, 2016

Cooper University Health Care is looking for talented information technology professionals to join our team. We invite you to meet with our staff and learn more about an IT career with Cooper at our hiring event on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. You’ll have the opportunity to interview with hiring managers and learn more about our … [Read more…]