Jersey City Medical Center
About Jersey City Medical Center
The Jersey City Medical Center is located on a 15-acre campus overlooking the New York Harbor and Liberty State Park. The Campus presently includes two facilities, the Wilzig Hospital and the Provident Bank Ambulatory Center. The hospital serves as a regional referral, teaching hospital and provides the highest level of care for women and infants, trauma, and cardiac patients. Inside our spacious facility, natural light bathes your room and the Statue of Liberty gleams outside your window. All around you the best and brightest medical professionals use the latest technologies to provide you state-of-the-art compassion.
There are currently 5,705 hospitals in the United States. Of this 401 (in all of the United States) currently have the Magnet Designation for Nursing Excellence. Jersey City Medical Center is the only one in all of Hudson, Union or Essex Counties. Only 251 have received 6 consecutive “A” national safety ratings from the Leapfrog Group.
Jersey City Medical Center is a teaching affiliate and a member of Americas Essential Hospitals.
Thousands of patients rely on us each year to treat them with expertise and compassion. It is our legacy and it is Jersey City Medical Center's continuing responsibility. read more
Led by Joe Scott, President and CEO, we strive to build on our legacy and make our hospital among the very best. The Hospital is governed by a Board of Trustees, whose current chair is Robert Margulies, Esq. read more
Mission & Vision
Our mission is to improve the health of area residents through health care programs and services and to offer them with compassion and dignity. read more
Awards & Accreditations
We have received various awards and distinctions, including accreditation by the Joint Commission and rave reviews from patients and their families. read more
We stand as Hudson County’s largest provider of healthcare services with more than 18,000 admissions and over 80,000 emergency room visits each year.