Where We Train
With hospitals in Old Bridge and Perth Amboy, Raritan Bay Medical Center (RBMC) is a New Jersey state-designated primary stroke center, a recipient of the American Stroke Association/American Heart Association’s Get with the Guidelines® – Stroke Silver Plus Performance and Heart Failure Gold Performance Achievement Awards, recognizing the optimal care of stroke and heart failure patients respectively. RBMC is also a recipient of the AHA’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Silver Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients experiencing severe heart attacks.
RBMC is one of a few hospitals in the world to achieve Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence four times. Hackensack Meridian Health Medical Group Diabetes Center at RBMC provides some of the latest advances for treating diabetes and its complications as well as patient education and support services. Among its flagship programs are the Human Motion Institute, a comprehensive musculoskeletal program, and Institute for Weight Loss, specializing in bariatric surgery.
Jewish Renaissance Medical Center
The Jewish Renaissance Medical Center is a faith-based, community health center located in the heart of Perth Amboy, NJ. About a five minute drive from Raritan Bay Medical Center, the clinic provides primary care Internal Medicine services for the Perth Amboy community.
Residents are assigned a dedicated clinic rotation at Jewish Renaissance in their first and second years of training. All residents train in the continuity clinics throughout the remaining months in order to continue follow-up of these patients.
The Center for Wound Healing at Raritan Bay Medical Center
As part of outpatient rotations, residents spend time in the hospital’s Center for Wound Healing where they are exposed to a variety of wound care therapies, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, under the guidance of staff podiatrists and wound care specialists.
Residents of all PGY classes rotate in private outpatient and affiliated clinics services, including but not limited to:
- Hematology Oncology
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Emergency Medicine and Fast Track
- ENT Medicine
- Early Intervention (HIV) clinic
- Infectious disease
- Geriatric Medicine and geriatric care facilities
- Mental health and Crisis unit