Nationally Ranked Hospital
Ranked #1 in New Jersey
Recognized in Northern New Jersey
Ranked #3 in New York metro area
Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, NJ is ranked nationally in 9 adult and 1 pediatric specialties. It was also high-performing in 3 adult specialties, as shown below. It scored high in patient safety, demonstrating commitment to reducing accidents and medical mistakes. Hackensack University Medical Center is a 694-bed general medical and surgical facility with 71,395 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 12,815 annual inpatient and 20,149 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 122,601 visits. Hackensack University Medical Center is a teaching hospital.
U.S. News included the following facilities in evaluating Hackensack University Medical Center:
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Hackensack University Medical Center, one of the nation’s healthcare leaders, is driven by a commitment to providing the highest quality care. At HackensackUMC, quality means always striving to deliver the best medicine to our patients — leading the pursuit of excellence in healthcare.
This hospital was among 147 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,806 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.
This hospital was one of 87 facilities that made the rankings in at least one of the 10 specialties analyzed for the 2013-14 Best Children's Hospitals.
Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.
Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:
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Location & Contact Information
Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Avenue
Hackensack, NJ 07601-1914