NJ hospitals recognized in Healthgrades 2019 OB/GYN Excellence Award.


Byline: Anthony Vecchione

Multiple New Jersey hospitals and medical centers were recognized for their achievements in obstetrics and gynecology as recipients of the Healthgrades 2019 Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Awards.

Healthgrades analyzes the quality of care of women during and after childbirth and the outcomes and risks for the most common gynecologic procedures at U.S. hospitals.

Health care experts report that women who deliver or have gynecologic procedures at recognized hospitals have a lower risk of experiencing a complication during their hospital stay.

The Labor and Delivery Excellence Award, recognizing hospitals for superior care of women during and after childbirth, was awarded to:

Clara Maass Medical Center - Belleville

Community Medical Center - Toms River

Englewood Hospital And Medical Center - Englewood

Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center - Hackensack

Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center - Edison

Monmouth Medical Center - Long Branch.

St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center - Paterson

St. Joseph's Children's Hospital - Paterson

St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital - Wayne

Trinitas Regional Medical Center - Elizabeth

Virtua Berlin - Berlin

Virtua Marlton - Marlton

Virtua Camden - Camden

Virtua Voorhees Hospital - Voorhees

The Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award recognizes hospitals for superior outcomes in surgeries that treat diseases and conditions of the female reproductive system and correct certain conditions of the urinary tract and rectum. It was awarded to:

Barnabas Health Jersey City Medical Center - Jersey City

Community Medical Center - Toms River

Overlook Medical Center - Summit

RWJ University Hospital Somerset - Somerville

Saint Clare's Hospital/Denville - Denville

Saint Clare's Hospital/Dover General - Dover

Saint Clare's...

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