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Atlantic Health System Medical Centers Named Top Hospitals in New Jersey

March 19, 2021

Morristown Medical Center named number one hospital in NJ with more than 350 beds
Chilton Medical Center named number one hospital in NJ with less than 350 beds

MARCH 18, 2021, Morristown – Atlantic Health System’s medical centers lead the way when it comes to hospital reputation in New Jersey according to the latest ranking from renowned health care research and information company Castle Connolly.

Morristown Medical Center is named the top hospital in the state with more than 350 beds and Chilton Medical Center ranked number one for “Top Hospital Overall” with less than 350 beds. This is the sixth year in a row Chilton has earned the top spot in the list published today in Jersey’s Best:

Overlook Medical Center is ranked number three in the list of more than 350 beds, while Goryeb Children’s Hospital, Newton Medical Center and Hackettstown Medical Center complete a sweep for Atlantic Health System of all the top 4 rankings in the list of less than 350 beds.

Morristown Medical Center and Chilton Medical Center were also named the number one hospitals in the state in their respective lists across the following treatment categories ranked: breast cancer, congestive heart failure, coronary artery bypass surgery, high risk pregnancy and birth, hip and knee replacement, neurological disorders, pain management, prostate cancer and stroke. Morristown Medical Center also ranked first for pediatric cancer treatment. Atlantic Health System medical centers placed at or near the top of every treatment category measured.

These results are based on the votes of more than one thousand physicians and reflect Atlantic Health System’s strong reputation from physicians across the state.

“In a year unlike any other in recent history, Atlantic Health System physicians, nurses and team members remained committed to providing the highest quality care for every patient that entered any of our digital or physical doors across the system,” said Amy Perry, CEO Hospital Division, Senior Vice President, Integrated Care Delivery, Atlantic Health System. “Thank you to every physician who voted for Atlantic Health System hospitals in this year’s survey.

About Atlantic Health System

Atlantic Health System is at the forefront of medicine, setting standards for quality health care in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and the New York metropolitan area. Powered by a workforce of almost 17,000 team members and 4,800 affiliated physicians dedicated to building healthier communities, Atlantic Health System serves more than half of the state of New Jersey including 11 counties and 4.9 million people. The system offers more than 400 sites of care, including seven hospitals: Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, NJ, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ, Newton Medical Center in Newton NJ, Chilton Medical Center in Pompton Plains, NJ, Hackettstown Medical Center in Hackettstown, NJ, Goryeb Children’s Hospital in Morristown, NJ, and Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute in Madison, NJ.

Atlantic Medical Group, comprised of 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers, represents one of the largest multi-specialty practices in New Jersey and joins Atlantic Accountable Care Organization and Optimus Healthcare Partners as part of Atlantic Alliance, a Clinically Integrated Network of more than 2,500 health care providers throughout northern and central NJ.

Atlantic Health System provides care for the full continuum of health care needs through 16 urgent care centers, Atlantic Visiting Nurse and Atlantic Anywhere’s Virtual Visits. Facilitating the connection between these services on both land and air is the transportation fleet of Atlantic Mobile Health.

Atlantic Health System leads the Healthcare Transformation Consortium, a partnership of seven regional hospitals and health systems dedicated to improving access and affordability and is a founding member of the PIER Consortium – Partners in Innovation, Education, and Research – a streamlined clinical trial system that will expand access to groundbreaking research across seven health systems in New Jersey.

Atlantic Health System has a medical school affiliation with Thomas Jefferson University and is home to the regional campus of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Morristown and Overlook Medical Centers and is the official health care partner of the New York Jets.