U.S. News & World Report Once Again Names Hackensack Meridian Health Hospitals Among Best in New Jersey

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 2020-21, according to U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, the health system has more top-ranked hospitals than any system in New Jersey. The hospitals are also ranked as High Performing in the U.S. in several areas of care. The 31st annual Best Hospitals rankings recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients.

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