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Address: 97 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
Phone: 973-831-5000
President: Stephanie Schwartz, FACHE
Chief Medical Officer: Jerome Levine, MD

Vital Stats 2019

  • 1,352 employees
  • 700 physicians
  • 260 licensed beds*
  • 8,143 admissions
  • 534 births
  • 1,974 inpatient surgeries
  • 3,704 same day surgeries
  • 45,171 emergency visits
  • 113.974 outpatient visits

1Normal newborn bassinets are not licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health and are not included; intermediate and intensive bassinets are licensed and included.

Mission

Designing and delivering high quality, innovative and personalized health care, to build healthier communities and improve lives for patients, consumers, and caregivers

Vision

Improving Lives, Empowering Communities Through Health, Hope and Healing

Awards, Certifications and Affiliations

  • Chilton Medical Center was ranked top New Jersey hospital under 350 beds by Castle Connolly for the fifth year in a row (2016-2020) and ranked among the top three hospitals in the treatment categories of congestive heart failure,breast cancer, prostate cancer, stroke, high risk pregnancy and birth, pain management and neurological disorders
  • The Leapfrog Group recognized the medical center with an “A” hospital safety grade, Spring 2020—its highest – for the fourth consecutive time.
  • Designated as a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), where currently only 523 of the more than 6,000 U.S. healthcare organizations have achieved Magnet recognition; that’s less than 9 percent of hospitals in the United States
  • Rated as high-performing for both Heart Failure and COPD by U.S. News & World Report
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades 2020 Patient Safety Excellence AwardTM and recognized among the top 10% in the nation for patient safety
  • Designated as a National Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) by The National Cancer Institute (NCI)
  • Awarded the bronze standard – Level 3 Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation (GEDA) accreditation by The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)  
  • Fortune magazine named Atlantic Health System to their "100 Best Companies to Work For®" list for a 12th straight year, as well as to their “100 Best Workplaces for Diversity” list for a fourth consecutive year. 
  • Baby-Friendly Designated Birth Facility by Baby-Friendly USA
  • Recipient of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s 2019 Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Gold Plus & Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Award 
  • Primary Stroke Center certification from the NJ Department of Health and the Joint Commission, the nation’s leading health care evaluation and accreditation organization
  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence designation by the American College of Radiology
  • The Imaging Department has received certification from the American College of Radiology (ARC) in the areas of Computer Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Oncology and Ultrasound
  • Accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the gold standard for sleep programs
  • Accredited as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program with three commendations by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer
  • Accreditated as a Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program – a joint accreditation program between the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Certficate received by AACVPR
  • Geriatric Care received the Exemplar status for the NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem elders) program
  • Accreditation from the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) as a Comprehensive Wound Healing Center 
  • Gold-level status by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) for efforts to increase enrollment in the New Jersey state donor registry and educate patients about organ and tissue donation
  • Mission: Lifeline Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks
  • First hospital in NJ to achieve Pathway to Excellence designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center

Key Services and Certifications

  • Emergency department and dedicated pediatric ER Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, offering emergency angioplasty
  • Primary Stroke Center
  • Chilton Cancer Center Breast Center, serving more than 16,000 women annually
  • Maternity services, Level II Special Care Nursery
  • Wound Healing Center with hyperbaric oxygen therapy 
  • Atlantic Orthopedic Institute and comprehensive physical rehabilitation services
  • Accredited Sleep Center
  • Bariatric Surgery Center, offering coordinated metabolic medicine & bariatric surgery Diabetes Management, recognized by the American Diabetes Association
  • Pain Management
  • Geriatric Care
  • State-of-the-art imaging services, including MRI, 64-Slice CT and PET scanning