CareOne’s 5th Annual 5K Race Against Cancer
FORT LEE, NEW JERSEY // CareOne, a premier, family-owned health care company headquartered in Fort Lee, NJ, hosted their 5th Annual 5k Race Against Cancer on October 7th at Overpeck County Park. Over 140 runners completed the race which helped raise over $84,000!
As New Jersey’s largest privately owned post-acute and long-term care provider, and one of the largest privately owned healthcare companies in the United States, CareOne’s commitment to quality care and giving back to their community is embodied by its 15,000 employees with 57 care centers across six states. For the past 5 years, CareOne has hosted a charity run with all proceeds benefiting The Gwendolyn And Joseph Straus Charitable Fund.
The Race Against Cancer started in 2014 when an employee at CareOne was undergoing treatment for an aggressive form of cancer. The first year had 150 runners and raised $15,000. Since then, CareOne raised over $224,000 and upwards of 340 runners partaking each year. The course intertwined through the beautiful Overpeck Park and is USATF-certified.
With services that include post-hospital care, rehabilitation, assisted living, long-term care, memory care, and a variety of clinical specialty programs, CareOne offers compassionate care in gracious, professionally managed centers and communities. CareOne serves thousands of patients every day and admits/discharges more than 20,000 patients every year. With 57 centers located across six states, CareOne’s outstanding programs and services are conveniently located throughout New Jersey. For more information about CareOne, please visit www.care-one.com. Follow us on Twitter at @CareOneMgt, on Instagram at @careonemgt, on Facebook at CareOne Management, LLC, and on LinkedIn at CareOne Management LLC.