Best Hospitals in Central New Jersey

Of all 29 hospitals in Central New Jersey, the 10 listed below are the top-ranking.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing

JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute

Edison, NJ

Ranked #3 in New Jersey

Ranked #14 in New York metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

New Brunswick, NJ

Ranked #5 in New Jersey

Ranked #18 in New York metro area

11 High-Performing Specialties

Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Neptune, NJ

Ranked #9 in New Jersey

Ranked #23 in New York metro area

8 High-Performing Specialties

Overlook Medical Center

Summit, NJ

Ranked #10 in New Jersey

Ranked #25 in New York metro area

7 High-Performing Specialties

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Monmouth Medical Center

Long Branch, NJ

Ranked #11 in New Jersey

Ranked #27 in New York metro area

6 High-Performing Specialties

Capital Health Regional Medical Center

Trenton, NJ

Ranked #15 in New Jersey

4 High-Performing Specialties

Hunterdon Medical Center

Flemington, NJ

Ranked #15 in New Jersey

Ranked #36 in New York metro area

4 High-Performing Specialties

Bayshore Community Hospital

Holmdel, NJ

Ranked #21 in New Jersey

Ranked #49 in New York metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty

St. Peter's University Hospital

New Brunswick, NJ

Ranked #21 in New Jersey

Ranked #49 in New York metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty

University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro

Plainsboro, NJ

Ranked #21 in New Jersey

Ranked #49 in New York metro area

1 High-Performing Specialty

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The Methodology & Awards

Gold — Nationally Ranked: hospitals that excel in difficult cases in one or more specialties.

Silver — High-Performing: hospitals in the tier just below nationally ranked Best Hospitals.

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