Alaris Health Spotlight on Helene Swank: Overcoming Ovarian Cancer

Jersey City, NJ, March 20, 2016 – Helene Swank, regional marketing manager at Alaris Health for Essex County and Rahway, is a fitness enthusiast. In 2008, she ran her first half marathon at age 42 and caught the running bug. She went on to run 44 more half marathons, four marathons, two ultramarathons and many more fun run races, even scaling a couple mountains over the years. That all came to an abrupt halt last August when she had trouble … Read More

Multiple Alaris Health Member Centers Get Top Rating In Both Bergen and Passaic County

BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. — Sixteen of 32 nursing homes in Bergen County — and eight of 20 in Passaic — got a top five-star rating, a new nursing home report says. Three in Bergen County – in Park Ridge, Paramus and New Milford – were deemed below average with two stars. Meanwhile, in Passaic County, one in Passaic scored lowest with one star while two in Wayne earned only two. Medicare’s quarterly Nursing Home Compare ratings for … Read More

Alaris Health Member Centers Gear Up for National Nutrition and National Kidney Month

Jersey City, NJ, March 3, 2017 - March is both National Nutrition Month and National Kidney Month, and Alaris Health Member Centers are taking the opportunity to host nutritional and kidney health education as well as activity-based events throughout the month. Even small shifts in food choices can add up over time. Here are a few small changes that can yield big health benefits, one forkful at a time: Add color to your diet. Making at … Read More

Alaris Health Member Centers Celebrate American Heart Month

Jersey City, NJ, February 21, 2017 - Come February when valentines, roses and hearts are on many people’s minds, hearts are also top of mind for Alaris Health Member Centers, because February is American Heart Month. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the U.S. and accounts for one in every four deaths. That’s why Member Centers across New Jersey are participating in fun and informative events to increase heart … Read More

Alaris Health Member Centers Celebrate First Annual Toys for Tots Drive

Jersey City, NJ, December 16, 2016 - For many families, Christmas is a time to be joyful and celebrate, but the gift-giving season can also be a stressful time financially. Many of Alaris Health Member Center families have experienced hardship and struggled to afford gifts for their kids to make the holidays brighter. As such, Alaris Health is excited to announce its first annual participation with the nationwide United States Marine Corps … Read More