The state’s best hospitals are part of Meridian Health.
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
With 646 licensed beds, it is the region’s only university-level academic medical center. Home to many first and only recognitions for regional programs: Trauma Center, Cardiac Surgery, Stroke Rescue Center, Nerve Reconstruction, and Heart Rhythm Center.
K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital
The first and most comprehensive children’s hospital in Monmouth and Ocean counties. Home to more than 100 pediatric subspecialists, including neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, and specialized programs and centers for asthma, epilepsy, gastroenterology, behavioral health, and diabetes.
Ocean Medical Center
A 337-bed community hospital, rated one of the five safest hospitals in New Jersey by Forbes Magazine, home to advanced diagnostic, surgical, and vascular services, accredited Total Joint Replacement Program, Acute Care for the Elderly unit, as well as a Primary Stroke Center, Chest Pain Center, the Meridian Pharmacology Institute, and the state’s first satellite emergency department.
Riverview Medical Center
A 492-bed community hospital six times distinguished by J.D. Power and Associates, rated one of the top hospitals for quality in New Jersey. Home to the CyberKnife® radiosurgery center, Booker Cancer Center, Riverview Rehabilitation Center, Primary Stroke Center, Chest Pain Center, and Spine Center.
Southern Ocean Medical Center
A 186-bed community hospital specializing in oncology, cardiovascular, bariatric and general surgery, joint health and orthopedics, women’s health, critical care, transitional care, diagnostics, as well as a wide range of wellness and disease prevention programs.
Bayshore Community Hospital
A 211-bed hospital home to several specialized care units for surgical, intensive and transitional care; specialty centers for wound care and balance; continually recognized among top performers for core quality measures in the state.
With more than 100 convenient locations, annual system revenues of $1.5 billion, over 12,000 dedicated team members, more than 2,500 volunteers, and affiliations with over 2,000 of the area’s finest physicians, Meridian is one of the largest employers in the state and is repeatedly ranked as one of the best places to work in New Jersey.
Post Acute Care: 6 facilities, 906 beds
Home Care: 7 Divisions
Ambulatory Care: 21 service locations
Primary Care Network: 18 physician practices
Ambulance/Medical Transport: 90+ vehicles
Occupational Health: 6 centers
Rehabilitation: 15 outpatient locations, 2 inpatient facilities
Behavioral Health: 5 outpatient, 2 inpatient facilities
Fitness & Wellness: 8 centers