Hackensack University Medical Center Recognized among Newsweek’s Best Hospitals USA
May 7th, 2019
Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center is pleased to announce its recognition among Newsweek’s Best Hospitals – USA.
Newsweek’s – Best Hospitals USA list was compiled from broader research pertaining to hospitals in 11 countries around the world. According to Newsweek, the lists were based on three data sources: recommendations from medical experts, patient experience survey data, and key performance indicators including data on quality of care and patient safety.
“Hackensack University Medical Center is honored to be selected for inclusion on the Newsweek Best Hospitals – USA list,” said Ihor S. Sawczuk, M.D., FACS, regional president, Northern Market, Hackensack Meridian Health. “As the flagship hospital of Hackensack Meridian Health, Hackensack University Medical Center sets the standard of health care in New Jersey. With care and compassion for patients coupled with comprehensive specialties, Hackensack University Medical Center serves as a destination in the region for top-quality care.”
Newsweek ranked hospitals in the U.S., Canada, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Australia, and Israel. For the U.S.A. list, where Hackensack University Medical Center appears, Newsweek ranked 250 hospitals.
“By providing innovative and highly specialized care while keeping our focus on a strong commitment to the patient experience, Hackensack University Medical Center consistently ranks among the top hospitals in New Jersey and in the nation,” said Mark D. Sparta, FACHE, president and chief hospital executive, Hackensack University Medical Center. “We are proud to provide exceptional, highly-complex tertiary and quaternary care for our patients, their families, and our community.”Newsweek partnered with GeoBlue and Statista to conduct this survey.