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Home is Where Award-Winning Care is

Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s largest and most comprehensive health network, is proud to announce that four of its hospitals – Hackensack University Medical Center, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Ocean Medical Center and Riverview Medical Center – are among the top hospitals in New Jersey for 2019-20, according to U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, the hospitals are also ranked as High Performing in the U.S. in several areas of care. The 30th annual Best Hospitals rankings recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients.

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Nursing and Rehabilitation

Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s largest and most comprehensive and integrated health network, is proud to announce that three nursing homes – Prospect Heights Care Center in Hackensack, Regent Care Center in Hackensack and West Caldwell Care Center in West Caldwell – have joined the network.


Celebrating Life & Liberty!

The annual Life & Liberty event for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers generates inspiration and support for those still in treatment or recovery, as well as providers and loved ones. This festive day attracts thousands of participants and gives the cancer community an opportunity to come together and celebrate their journeys, while offering one another hope and support. The free event will include interactive workshops, arts & crafts, lawn games, information about care, support, and survivorship services, and much more!


Hackensack Meridian Health John Theurer Cancer Center

Hackensack Meridian Health John Theurer Cancer Center is a proud member of the National Cancer Institute (NCI)- approved Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Consortium.

Excellence is Our Standard

Patient Safety & Quality

At Hackensack Meridian Health, we are committed to achieving the highest quality standards and outcomes and welcome the clarity that measurement and reporting bring to the process. We are committed to transparency; shining a spotlight on safety, patient experience, and other publicly reported measures that accelerates improvement.

Quality Health Care Without the Wait

Hackensack Meridian Health in partnership with RediClinics provide access to board certified nurse practitioners with local physician oversight. RediClinics are an affordable and convenient option to medical care for minor illnesses when your physician or pediatrician (for children 18 months +) is not available.

Why Choose Hackensack Meridian Health?

Our integrated health care network is taking health care in New Jersey life years ahead. Our mission is to provide the full spectrum of life-enhancing care and services to create and sustain healthy, vibrant communities.

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Parenting Pediatrics

New Term Germs: Avoid These 5 Back-to-School ‘Bugs’

Back-to-school means more exposure to germs and "bugs". Pediatrician, Glenn Salcedo, M.D., shares some of the common bugs and how to avoid them!

Cancer Care Women’s Health

Should You Be Doing Breast Self-Exams?

Learn about the current breast self-exam recommendations, the latest mammogram protocols and how to determine...

Behavioral Health

Recognizing the Signs of Suicide

Everyone can help prevent suicide. Learn the five tips for identifying suicidal behavior and the...

Cardiac / Heart Health

I Have Atrial Fibrillation… Now What?

If you or a loved one has recently been diagnosed with AFib, Dr. Grant Simons...

Blood Pressure Cardiac / Heart Health Men’s Health Women’s Health

How to Find the Right At-Home Blood Pressure Monitor

If you have hypertension, you may need to check your blood pressure at home. Learn...


RECIPE: Applesauce and Walnut Muffins

With apples, nuts and fall spices, these wholesome and hearty muffins are perfect for a...

Men’s Health Women’s Health

Don’t Even Try to Self-Diagnose These 5 Ailments

Some ailments may be easily identified using the internet, but here are five that you...

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