Cooper Partners With Horizon BC/BS of NJ to Tackle Social Barriers to Health Through New Initiative

Cooper University Health Care has partnered with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) to deploy community health workers (CHWs) in Camden as part of an innovative program – Horizon Neighbors in Health – that is improving health, reducing inpatient hospital stays and emergency department visits, and increasing behavioral and specialty care visits by addressing social barriers to health.… Read more.

Patient Safety Awareness Week

During the week of March 15 to 19, 2021, Cooper will recognize Patient Safety Awareness Week. This annual event encourages everyone to learn more about health care safety. As part of Cooper’s journey toward becoming a High Reliability Organization (HRO) and reaching a goal of zero harm to all, we believe this is a great time to share our strategy for achieving this goal and how each and every member of the Cooper team plays an important role.… Read more.

The Falls Committee Heard You!

Based on the feedback and need for additional safety equipment, Cooper University Health Care has purchased enough chair alarms to accommodate each patient in need.

Cooper’s Maintenance Department will be systematically installing a dedicated, wall-mounted Posey chair alarm on each headwall of our patients’ rooms.… Read more.