Jul 25, 2014

Monmouth Hematology Oncology Associates Joins Barnabas Health Medical Group

Monmouth Hematology Oncology Associates recently announced it has joined Barnabas Health Medical Group, part of Barnabas Health, the largest not-for-profit integrated health care delivery system in New Jersey and one of the largest in the nation.

Monmouth Hematology Oncology Associates is the medical practice of Seth Cohen, M.D., a board-certified internal medicine physician and medical oncologist; Rosemary P. Fiore, M.D., PhD, board certified in internal medicine, hematology and oncology; Debra Ray, M.D., board certified in internal medicine, hematology, oncology and geriatrics; and David Sharon, M.D.,  board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology.

As a member of Barnabas Health Medical Group, Monmouth Hematology Oncology Associates offers patients access to state-of-the-art oncology research, including biological treatments, monoclonal antibodies and an array of clinical trials. The partnership has also enabled the practice to expand its support services to include a full-time pharmacist, social worker and nurse navigator to further ensure comprehensive, accessible care for all patients.

“By joining Barnabas Health Medical Group and the Barnabas Health network, Monmouth Hematology Oncology Associates is reconfirming the practice’s commitment to clinical excellence – including its 30-year tradition of offering the most current techniques and research, combining compassionate care with leading-edge treatments,” said Dr. Cohen.

The practice will also benefit from leading cancer prevention, detection and treatment services through its affiliation with the Leon Hess Cancer Center at Monmouth Medical Center, which is led by medical director and Monmouth Hematology Oncology Associates practice member Dr. Sharon. As part of the Penn Cancer Network, the Leon Hess Cancer Center provides access to Penn’s extensive clinical trials program, specialists and technology.

For more information or to schedule an appointment at either of the practice’s two office locations (100 State Highway 36 in West Long Branch and 51 Kent Road in Howell), please call 732-222-1711.

About the Barnabas Health Medical Group

Barnabas Health Medical Group is a multi-specialty group practice comprised of highly trained and experienced world class primary and specialty care physicians. Barnabas Health Medical Group physicians provide compassionate and innovative cutting edge care for people at every stage of life at easily accessible facilities conveniently located throughout New Jersey. Backed by the vast continuum of resources of Barnabas Health the largest not-for-profit integrated health care delivery system in New Jersey and one of the largest in the nation, our dedicated physicians and expertly trained supporting staff continuously strive for clinical excellence.

About Barnabas Health
Barnabas Health is the largest not-for-profit integrated health care delivery system in New Jersey and one of the largest in the nation, with more than two million patient visits and delivery of more than 17,600 babies annually. The system includes six acute care hospitals, two children’s hospitals, a freestanding behavioral health center, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, pharmacy services, a medical group and three accountable care organizations. As the second-largest private employer in New Jersey, Barnabas Health includes 18,200 employees and 4,600 physicians – or one-fifth of the actively practicing physicians in New Jersey. Barnabas Health is a proud founding partner of the 2014 Special Olympics, which will take place in New Jersey June 14 to 21.  For more information, visit  www.BarnabasHealth.org.

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