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  • The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Named One of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals By U.S.News & World Report

    Posted: 06/21/2016

    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...

  • Executive Women Of New Jersey To Honor 11 Executive Women From RWJBarnabas Health at The Executive Women of New Jersey Salute To The Policy Makers Gala

    Posted: 05/12/2016

    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 ...

  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Names Jessie L. Tucker III Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

    Posted: 04/20/2016

    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...

  • Public Notice: Magnet Recognition Program® Site Visit

    Posted: 04/19/2016

    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...

  • Barnabas Health, Robert Wood Johnson Health System Complete Merger; Combine to Form Most Comprehensive Health System In New Jersey – RWJBarnabas Health

    Posted: 03/31/2016

    WEST ORANGE, N.J. —  Barnabas Health and Robert Wood Johnson Health System announced today the completion of the merger of their two health systems to form the most comprehensive health system in the state of New Jersey – RWJBarnabas Health. The partnership creates a new organization that will reach approximately 5 million people - more than half of the state’s population - and that will advance the health of the region. As one health system, RWJBarnabas Health will: • Improve the overall...

  • Michael Antoniades Named Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital President and Chief Executive Officer

    Posted: 03/30/2016

    NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has named Monroe resident Michael Antoniades, MPA, President and Chief Executive Officer, over both the New Brunswick and Somerset campuses. Mr. Antoniades succeeds Mr. Stephen K. Jones, who served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the hospital since 2007, and who will soon assume the role of Chief Academic Officer for RWJ’s new parent organization – RWJRWBarnabas Health. “Mike is a proven leader who possesses the needed vision, dri...

  • Patient of Courage Award Recipient and Trauma Survivor Gabe Hurley Donates $5,000 to Benefit Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital’s Safety Ambassador Program

    Posted: 01/28/2016

    (New Brunswick) - Gabe Hurley, a Somerset resident and former Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Institute for Advanced Reconstruction patient, was among the individuals honored as Patients of Courage by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons at the Society’s annual scientific conference. Hurley, who now serves as a motivational speaker inspiring thousands of youths across New Jersey each year, received a $5,000 award through the program, which honors reconstructive plastic surgery patients w...

  • Join RWJ in Recognzing Domestic Violence Awareness Month at March & Rally on October 17 in New Brunswick

    Posted: 10/15/2015

    NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) is among the members of The New Brunswick Domestic Violence Awareness Coalition (NBDVAC) participating in the NBDVAC’s Annual March & Rally Against Domestic Violence on Oct. 17, between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Suydam Street Reformed Church. Participants should arrive at the church, which is located at 74 Drift St., no later than 10:15 a.m. this Saturday to assemble to begin the march around the City of New Brunswick. Coalition mem...

  • Five Simple Lessons Parents and Caregivers Can Teach Children to Help Them Avoid Injuries On Their Way to School

    Posted: 09/03/2015

    NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – It is alarmingly common for children to get hit by a vehicle while walking. Recently released data reports that more than 440 kids were killed in 2013 after being hit while walking, and 16,000 more were injured. That’s 44 children hurt every day. The surprising statistics demonstrate the need for parents and caregivers to talk to children about safe walking behaviors. “With kids starting back to school, now is the perfect time for a refresher course on walking safely. Parents know ...

  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Named among “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” By Modern Healthcare

    Posted: 08/21/2015

    NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – Modern Healthcare has named Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) among the 100 companies and organizations on its “Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 2015.” The recognition program, now in its eighth year, honors workplaces throughout the healthcare industry that empower their employees to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services. “Employee engagement is key to making the transition from volume to value-based care in today’s fa...