November 6, 2019
Eleven Hackensack Meridian Health hospitals receive awards
Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center was one of 11 hospitals within the Hackensack Meridian Health network to receive Healthgrades Specialty Excellence Awards™.
“Hackensack Meridian Health is committed to delivering a high-quality, safe experience with exceptional outcomes for every person, every time,” said Robert C. Garrett, CEO, Hackensack Meridian Health. “I would like to congratulate our hospitals for this outstanding recognition and leading the way in elevating the standard of care every single day.”
Eleven Hackensack Meridian Health hospitals received a total of 51 five-star ratings across 24 conditions and procedures. Additionally, seven hospitals were recognized among the top 10 percent of hospitals in the nation across multiple areas including Cardiac Care, Cardiac Surgery, Coronary Interventional Procedures, Stroke, Neurosciences, Vascular Surgery, Bariatric Surgery and General Surgery.
Additionally, Bayshore Medical Center was one of four Hackensack Meridian Health hospitals to receive the Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence AwardTM this year.
Below is the list of the 2020 Healthgrades Five-Star awards Bayshore received:
- Recipient of the Healthgrades Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™
- Five-Star Recipient for Overall Bariatric Surgery
- Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke
“These awards emphasize Bayshore Medical Center’s commitment to providing a world class healthcare experience,” said Frank Citara, chief hospital executive of Bayshore Medical Center, “Our team works so hard to ensure that all of our patients leave our hospital, not just healthier, but happier. I know how much it means to our team members for Healthgrades to recognize all that they do every single day.”