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Baby Be Well App
The Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School's Baby Be Well app was designed to help families keep their infants safe throughout the first year of life!
What You Need to Know About Hepatitis A
NJDOH has identified an increase in the number of HAV cases among persons reporting homelessness, drug use, Men who have Sex with Men (MSM) and recent incarceration.
Acting Commissioner Persichilli discusses New Jersey’s Maternal Health Report Card, which was featured at the Bloomberg American Health Summit 2019.
New CDC Vital Signs Report
Low rates of vaccination during pregnancy leave moms, babies unprotected
How to find a healthcare facility
Find nursing homes and other long term care facilities.
Harm Reduction Centers
Syringe access and needle exchange programs help prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS.
In The News
Statement from Governor Murphy on Four Passengers from Cruise Ship Docked in Bayonne
All four passengers tested negative for novel coronavirus. New Jersey currently has no confirmed cases of novel coronavirus and the risk to residents remains low.
NJDOH Statement on Mandatory Quarantine Order
On February 4, an asymptomatic individual who traveled from China to Newark Liberty International Airport was issued a mandatory quarantine order.
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Establishing Coronavirus Task Force
The Task Force will coordinate all State efforts to appropriately prepare for and respond to the public health hazard posed by the novel coronavirus.
Department of Health Issues 3 Companies Permits to Grow Medical Marijuana
11 Alternative Treatment Centers statewide are now permitted to grow medical marijuana.
EMS Task Force Receives $650K Emergency Preparedness Grant
The grant begins July 1 and will further strengthen, enhance and integrate the state’s healthcare and public health preparedness activities through the Hospital Preparedness Program.
First Lady Tammy Murphy Announces Partnership to Develop Statewide Strategic Plan to Reduce New Jersey’s Mortality Rate by Fifty Percent and Eliminate Racial Disparities in Birth Outcomes
The strategic plan will aim to reduce New Jersey’s maternal mortality rate by fifty percent and eliminate racial disparities in birth outcomes
New Jersey Becomes First State in the Nation to Impose Permanent Ban on Flavored Vape Products
Governor Murphy signed legislation to make NJ the first state in the nation to impose a permanent ban on flavored vape products.
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