It was an exciting fall at St. Joseph's Healthcare System, where we took time to raise awareness of our programs, raise funds to support those programs, and honor two of our physicians who have worked to care for the residents of Northern New Jersey.
On October 18, 2008, James Pruden, MD was honored at the St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center Foundation’s Charity Ball. On November 22, 2008, David V. Rasa, M.D. R.PH., was honored at the St. Joseph’s Wayne Foundation’s Charity Ball.
Both physicians were honored with the Distinguished Physician Award at their facilities respective charity ball.
Dr. Pruden has been a practicing Emergency Physician in the State of New Jersey for 25 years. During 20 of those years he has served as Chief, then Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center.
Dr. Rasa has been a longtime supporter of St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital and is Founding Partner and President of High Mountain Health. As Chairman of Family Practice at St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital, he has cared for many of the families throughout the Wayne community for many years.