Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital will host its Annual Public Meeting on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 6 p.m. in the hospital auditorium. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is located at One Robert Wood Johnson Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08903. Members of the public are invited to learn more about hospital programs and community-based initiatives. To attend, please register by calling 732-937-8521.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - After surviving a serious heart attack in June, Somerset resident Tamara D’Ambra recently returned to the hospital to personally thank the team of Mobile Health Services professionals, physicians and nurses at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School for giving her a second chance at life. “It takes a special person to do what you do and your families must be so proud of you. You gave me back my family, without you I wouldn’t be alive,” ...
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - AT&T* research shows that 7-in-10 people engage in smartphone activities while driving.** People are doing much more than just texting from behind the wheel. They’re checking email, posting to social, and even snapping selfies. But when someone is behind the wheel, everything can change in the blink of an eye. To drive home the message, AT&T, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Safe Kids Middlesex County are bringing a 3D virtual reality simulator to New Brunswick.&...
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – The Bariatric Surgery Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) has been accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP). MBSAQIP works to advance safe, high-quality care for bariatric surgical patients through the accreditation of inpatient and outpatient bariatric surgical centers in the United States and Canada. A bariatric surgical center achieves accreditation following a rigorous review process du...
WEST ORANGE, N.J. — The 18th Annual Health Care’s Most Wired® survey, including the list of Most Wired Hospitals, was released by the American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Health Forum. Eight out of eleven of RWJBarnabas Health hospitals were named to the 2016 Most Wired list including: Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville; Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch; Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood; Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark; Robert Wood Johnson University...
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - Following a rigorous re-designation process, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJ) New Brunswick has earned Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for the fifth consecutive time. RWJ is one of only seven organizations internationally to achieve this distinction. With this achievement, RWJ New Brunswick retains its place among an elite group of health care providers that belong to the Magnet community. Approximate...
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH) at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has been named one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals, according to the 2016-17 U.S.News & World Report ranking of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals. BMSCH is the only children’s hospital in New Jersey and one of only 78 children’s hospitals surveyed nationally to earn a place on this prestigious list. BMSCH is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in Urology (#27). The U...
WEST ORANGE, N.J.- The Executive Women of New Jersey (EWNJ) honored 11 executive women from RWJBarnabas Health for their trailblazing work in advancing women’s leadership at the organization’s signature Salute to the Policy Makers Gala, which recently was held at the Hilton East Brunswick. In keeping with EWNJ’s mission to ensure that women have equal access to boards and senior corporate governance, this gala showcased the abundance of high-achieving women leaders in New Jersey. It ...
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJ) New Brunswick has named Jessie L. Tucker III, MBA, PhD, FACHE, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Dr. Tucker comes to RWJ from Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital (LBJ), a 328- licensed bed county hospital in Houston, Texas, where he served as Chief Administrator. In addition to this role, Dr. Tucker served as Executive Vice President for the Harris Health System in Houston. “We’re both pleased and excited that Jessie has...
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital was designated as a Magnet organization in 2011 by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In June 2016, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is applying for re-designation. Patients, family members, staff, and interested parties who would like to provide comments are encouraged to do so. Anyone may send comments via e-mail, fax, and di...