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Applicants Selected to Continue with ATC Approval Process

The Department of Health has selected six applicants to continue with the approval process to open an alternative treatment center (ATC).

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Applicants Selected to Continue with ATC Approval Process

The Department of Health has selected six applicants to continue with the approval process to open an alternative treatment center (ATC).

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NJ Medicinal Marijuana Program Continues to Expand

Commissioner Elnahal announces the six new businesses selected to apply for permits to open new medical marijuana dispensaries.

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University Hospital Monitor Report

A Governor Murphy Executive Order directed the appointment of veteran health care executive Judith M. Persichilli to review University Hospital in Newark.

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Voorhees Pediatric Facility Adenovirus Outbreak

12/18: No new cases related to this outbreak.

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Ocean County Measles Outbreak

19 confirmed measles cases including 16 in Ocean County residents and 3 cases in one Passaic household.

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In the Spotlight

Maternal Mortality Challenge

Do you have innovative ways NJ can improve maternal mortality? Join us in partnership with the New Jersey Innovation Institute to address this problem.

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Syringe Access

One of New Jersey’s many initiatives to stop the spread of HIV/AIDS is supporting syringe access and needle exchange programs.

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2018 State Health Assessment Data

The State Health Assessment provides a data-driven resource that describes New Jersey's health related strengths as well as its leading health challenges.

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Meet NJSHAD

The NJSHAD system provides on-demand access to public health datasets, statistics and information on the health status of New Jerseyans.

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NJ Opioid Data Dashboard

Interactive data visualizations of opioid and other drug-related indicators for public health practitioners, researchers, policy-makers, and the public.

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Healthy NJ 2020

Healthy New Jersey 2020 is the state’s health improvement plan for the decade. It is modeled after the federal Healthy People 2020 initiative and is the result of a multiyear process that reflects input from a diverse group of individuals and organizations.

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Last Reviewed: 12/18/2018