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Hackensack University Medical Center Ranked No. 1 in NJ

Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s largest hospital network, announced that U.S. News & World Report once again named Hackensack Meridian Hackensack University Medical Center as the #1 hospital in New Jersey according to its annual Best Hospitals list, making it the only New Jersey hospital with the #1 adult and children’s hospital rankings. Jersey Shore University Medical Center is also in the Top 10 on the Best Hospitals list (#6). Hackensack Meridian Health has two hospitals ranked in the top 10.

“Each year, Hackensack Meridian Health hospitals are recognized for leading the way in providing high-quality, compassionate care to the patients and communities we serve,” said Robert C. Garrett, FACHE, chief executive officer, Hackensack Meridian Health. “Our nationally-acclaimed rehabilitation expertise supports patients in all aspects of their health and recovery. This year, we are incredibly proud that Hackensack University Medical Center has again been named the top hospital in New Jersey and Jersey Shore University Medical Center one of the top 10 hospitals in the state.”

In addition to being ranked the top hospital in New Jersey, Hackensack University Medical Center is ranked #6 overall in the New York Metropolitan area.

“Hackensack University Medical Center is always striving for excellence, whether it be by advancing research and innovation or transforming patient care with the opening of our cutting-edge Helena Theurer Pavilion,” said Mark Sparta, president and chief hospital executive, Hackensack University Medical Center and president, north region, Hackensack Meridian Health. “I am so proud of our team members who work tirelessly each and every day to solve the health care challenges of tomorrow; their efforts have earned our recognition as the top hospital in New Jersey.”

“This recognition from U.S. News reminds the communities and families we serve that Hackensack Meridian Health hospitals continue to lead the nation and are first-class in providing life-changing care, always putting our patients first. I want to congratulate our world-class team members who work tirelessly to elevate the standard of care in New Jersey and nationwide,” added Garrett.

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