In 2014, Morristown Medical Center marks 122 years of serving the northern New Jersey community, setting high standards for patient care with a full range of medical specialties and services.
Part of Atlantic Health System, Morristown Medical Center has been nationally ranked in the top 50 for cardiology and heart surgery, geriatrics, gynecology, orthopedics and pulmonology by U.S. News & World Report, which also deemed it among the top 5 hospitals regionally, excelling in six specialties: cancer, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, and urology. The medical center has also been named Hospital of the Year for 2013 by NJBIZ and Top Hospital in New Jersey by Inside Jersey magazine partnered with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
Designated a Level I Regional Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons and a Level II by the state, Morristown Medical is also a Magnet Hospital for Excellence in Nursing Service, the highest level of recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for facilities that provide acute care services. Our cardiac surgery center is the largest in the state, and the Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute offers patients a complete spectrum of heart and vascular care. Sam’s NICU, our Level III Regional Perinatal Center, provides specialized care to sick or premature infants, and Goryeb Children’s Hospital has more than 100 pediatric specialists caring for patients in a child-centered environment. Our mission at Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, where we treat all types of cancer with the most advanced methods, is to provide comprehensive, compassionate and individualized service. We are also home to the North Jersey Regional Arthritis Center.
2013 Vital Statistics
Number of beds – 687 (including Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute)
Number of employees – 5,940
Number of attending physicians – 1,415 (credentialed)
Number of residents – 192
Total net revenue – $936,111,000 (unaudited)
Operating margin – 3.74% (unaudited)
Admissions – 39,886
Patient occupancy rate – 80.05%
Surgeries (excludes open heart) – 11,986
Cardiac surgeries (open heart) – 1,363
Newborn deliveries – 4,254
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center – 3,079
Emergency Department visits (includes pediatrics) – 83,440
Ambulatory surgeries (same day surgery) – 16,657
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center – 113,905
Total Outpatient Department registrations
(excluding Emergency Department and Carol G. Simon Cancer Center) – 362,910
For more information about Morristown Medical Center, visit http://www.atlantichealth.org/Morristown/.