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Hearty Success

William A. Jakobleff, M.D., attending surgeon, Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, and Ulrich Jorde, M.D., section head, Heart Failure, are members of the provider team who gave Montefiore’s 300th heart transplant patient, Joseph Downs, a new heart, restoring Joseph’s quality of life.  

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Montefiore News

08/8/2017 First Long-Term Study on Medical Marijuana’s Impact on Opioid Use for Pain
07/12/2017 Montefiore Grants Inaugural Corporate Excellence Award for Partnership in Health to Walgreens/Duane Reade And Jetro Cash & Carry
06/27/2017 Montefiore is First in NY Metropolitan Area to Treat Cancer Patients with Accuray Radixact™ System
06/26/2017 Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Marks a Decade of Recognition as One of the Best in the Nation according To U.S. News & World Report
06/20/2017 Montefiore’s Weiler Hospital and Wakefield Campus Achieve
05/24/2017 Montefiore Enhances Behavioral Health Care with Smartphone Technology
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Montefiore in the News



Montefiore Targets West African Community with Hep B Campaign


 The Pulse

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Health Systems See Returns on Risk-Based Reimbursement

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