Press Release

For Immediate Release
Oct 27, 2011
Contact : Robert Cavanaugh, Manager of Public Affairs  

Meridian Women’s Heart Connection to Hold Joyful Heart Afternoon Tea Presentation


Neptune, NJ - The health benefits of drinking tea have been studied for thousands of years, with many believing that drinking tea can directly relate to a person's heart health.  Join Julie Master, D.O., board certified in Cardiovascular Diseases as she discusses women's heart health, and preventative keys to living a "happy", healthy life on Thursday, November 10, at the Middletown Public Library located at 55 New Monmouth Road at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  

Tea and Heart-healthy snacks will be served.  Please call 1-800-DOCTORS to register or for more information.   

About Meridian Health  
Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization in New Jersey, comprising Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, and Meridian Partner Companies that include home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, ambulatory care, ambulance services, and outpatient centers. Meridian Health has consistently been rated among the top performing health systems in New Jersey for clinical quality, is one of the FORTUNE "100 Best Companies to Work For" for two years in a row, and is the recipient of numerous state and national recognitions for patient care and nursing excellence.  Recently, Meridian Health was the only health system in New Jersey to be ranked as one of the most Integrated Healthcare Systems in the nation according to SDI and Modern Healthcare Magazine.  For more information, please visit