St. Joseph’s University Medical Center is recognized as the only hospital in New Jersey to receive the following 2016 Excellence Awards from Healthgrades®: Labor and Delivery Excellence AwardTM, Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) Excellence AwardTM and Gynecologic Surgery Excellence AwardTM.
Each year, Healthgrades® analyzes the quality of care of women during and after childbirth, and the outcomes and risks for the most common gynecologic procedures at U.S. hospitals. These Excellence Awards mean that St. Joseph’s is named in the Top 5% in the Nation for Labor and Delivery care; Top 5% in the Nation for OB/GYN care; and Top 10% in the Nation for Gynecologic Surgery of those hospitals surveyed.
In addition, within these women’s care excellence awards categories, St. Joseph’s has received the following Healthgrades® ratings:
- C-Section Delivery Five-Star Rating (Labor and Delivery)
- Vaginal Delivery Five-Star Rating (Labor and Delivery)
- Hysterectomy Five-Star Rating (Gynecologic Surgery)
All of these awards are additional assurance to our patients and residents of the surrounding communities of superior, safe, quality care at St. Joseph’s.