The New Jersey Chapter of the American College of Physicians works hard to support the physician-patient relationship and the profession of internal medicine. We see increasing diversification among our members and, importantly, among the leadership, that is more reflective of medicine today.
Churches Improving Communities (CIC) serves the churches of Classis New Brunswick, and partners with faith communities, civic organizations, arts and professional organizations, schools, and individuals to pool strengths, resources, and volunteers to better serve low-income individuals and families across central NJ.
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University is a public medical school located in Camden, New Jersey. Cooper Medical School of Rowan University is committed to providing humanistic education in the art and science of medicine within a scientific and scholarly community in which excellence in patient care, inclusivity, innovative teaching, scholarly activity, and service to our community are valued.
Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) provides men and women facing homelessness with quality housing and support services. CSH uses housing as a platform for services to improve the lives of the most vulnerable people, maximize public resources and build healthy communities. Supportive housing combines affordable housing with services that help people who face the most complex challenges to live with stability, autonomy and dignity.
The Health Care Association of New Jersey (HCANJ) is a non-profit trade association representing long term care providers who believe that the individuals they serve are entitled to a supportive environment in which professional and compassionate care is delivered.
Home Care & Hospice Association of NJ is a non-profit association, which advocates for home care and hospice agencies and provides critical services to help seniors, disabled and children remain independent at home with loved ones…
The International End of Life Doula Association (INELDA) is a nonprofit organization that is committed to changing the face of dying. INELDA is dedicated to fostering the highest quality of care in the final days of life by setting the standard for the end-of-life doula profession. End-of-life doulas are hired by patients or family members when a terminal diagnosis is given and stay with that person and their family through their death and beyond by providing emotional, spiritual and physical support.
Jewish Sacred Aging is a forum for the Jewish Community with resources and texts that feature discussions on the implications of the revolution in longevity for Baby Boomers and their families. We encourage you to participate in the conversation!
The New Jersey Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers is a diverse membership organization that promotes, develops, and strengthens the professional practice of social work and social workers. Through advocacy and public policy, NASW-NJ affects progressive social change and social justice for individuals, families, and communities.
NJ Advocates for Aging Well (NJAAW, formerly NJ Foundation for Aging) has accomplished some great things in two decades, but there is so much more to do. For New Jersey’s older adult population, NJAAW is an organization that is always there for them — an organization that works with tenacious persistence to see to it that every one of them is aware of and has access to programs, services and resources that can help them live well and age well in New Jersey.
At the Quality Institute, we promote quality improvement by working with our members, policymakers, grant funders, local leaders, and other stakeholders. To achieve our mission, we research and develop policies, provide educational opportunities, and actively partner with local health care champions to improve community health. Take a look at our work and join us in improving the safety, quality, and affordability of health care for everyone in New Jersey.
The New Jersey Office of the Long Term Care Ombudsman (NJLTCO) is part of a national resident-focused, person-centered advocacy program. NJLTCO is an independent advocate for older individuals receiving long-term care. Representatives of the Office work with individual residents to help them address challenges they face; in addition, NJLTCO seeks opportunities to bring about change on local, state, and federal levels and by advocating for policy and legislative initiatives and participating in activities that support the Office’s core mission to advance the rights, the dignity and the self determination of elderly individuals living in long-term care.
The New Jersey Palliative Care Advanced Practice Nurse Consortium (NJPC APNC) is a nonprofit that supports Palliative APNs and advocates for Healthcare Quality and Access to Palliative Care for NJ Residents. NJPC APNC is a Consortium of APNs who are committed to improving palliative care healthcare in the state by mentoring Palliative APNs, educating healthcare professionals about quality and evidence-based palliative, and assisting with health promotion aligning with the NJ Department of Health.
NJSSPA’s vision is to be recognized and respected by the healthcare community and the public as the prominent physician assistant state organization. NJSSPA is dedicated to promoting education, advocacy, and partnership to achieve quality, cost-effective healthcare.
Penn Medicine Princeton Health is a leading provider of healthcare services. A respected nonprofit, community teaching system, they offer compassionate care supported by advanced technologies and an outstanding medical staff.
Rowan-Virtua School of Osteopathic Medicine (Rowan-Virtua SOM) is a nationally-ranked osteopathic medical school located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, offers a student-centered education in a family-like atmosphere. As part of a more holistic approach to medical care, D.O.s learn and practice a form of osteopathic manipulative medicine, in which hands-on care is integral in the body’s healing process.
The Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy is dedicated to excellence in healthcare and biomedical education, innovative and visionary research and scholarship in the pharmaceutical sciences, exemplary clinical practice, and outreach community services that address the needs of the citizens of New Jersey and society at large.
The Rutgers Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research is a hub for multidisciplinary and translational research focused on improving population health. The Institute is actively addressing salient and timely challenges in the areas of health equity, healthy aging, behavioral health, pharmacoepidemiology, health services and health policy research.
The Rutgers New Jersey Medical School’s mission is to prepare students from diverse backgrounds to be collaborative physicians, educators and researchers with a focus on the health of underserved and vulnerable populations. Tasked with preparing students for leadership positions in a rapidly evolving era of healthcare delivery, faculty and students across New Jersey Medical School (and allied schools of the Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences) collaboratively engaged to develop an innovative curriculum.
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in education, research, health care delivery, and the promotion of community health. In cooperation with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, the medical school’s principal affiliate, they comprise New Jersey’s premier academic medical center.
Rutgers School of Nursing is a national and global leader in nursing education, research, and scholarship and an innovator in advancing health care that contributes to improved quality of life, health outcomes and health equity. They lead the nation in nursing education, research and scholarship and are recognized for their culture of respect and inclusivity and pursuit of equity and social justice.
The Rutgers School of Public Health’s mission is to advance health and wellbeing and prevent disease throughout New Jersey, the United States, and the world, by preparing students as public health leaders, scholars, and practitioners; conducting public health research and scholarship; engaging collaboratively with communities and populations; and actively advocating for policies, programs, and services through the lens of equity and social justice.
Rutgers School of Social Work mission is to develop and disseminate knowledge through social work research, education, and training that promotes social and economic justice and strengthens individual, family, and community well-being in this diverse and increasingly global environment of New Jersey and beyond.
RWJBarnabas Health is the largest academic healthcare system in New Jersey. Their partnership with Rutgers University creates the state’s largest academic healthcare system dedicated to providing high-quality patient care, leading-edge research, and world-class health and medical education, further advancing our mission of providing high-quality healthcare in New Jersey.
Samaritan is dedicated to providing comfort and dignity for your loved one living with serious illness from as early as the day of diagnosis through the end of life. Samaritan provides support through a team of experts including a physician, nurse, social worker, certified home health aide, spiritual support counselor, bereavement counselor, and a volunteer. This team answers your questions, offers counsel, helps with advance directives, provides pain and symptom relief.
Virtua Health is an award-winning comprehensive community health care system with 5 hospitals and 270+ locations in South New Jersey and Philadelphia area. Virtua is an academic non-profit healthcare system in southern New Jersey that operates a network of hospitals, surgery centers, physician practices, and more. Virtua is South Jersey’s largest health care provider.
Visiting Nurse Association Health Group (VNAHG) is one of the nation’s largest nonprofit independent providers of home health, hospice and community-based care serving New Jersey and northeast Ohio. For more than 110 years, VNA Health Group has assisted individuals and families in achieving their best level of well-being by providing compassionate, coordinated and innovative care in their homes and communities.