Awards earned by Saint Michael's Medical Center
Saint Michael's is an award-winning provider of safe, high-quality
care serving the Greater Newark community. The hospital is honored to
have received national recognition from the following third-party organizations:
The Leapfrog Group is a national organization committed to improving health
care quality and safety for consumers and purchasers. An A designation
recognizes Saint Michael’s efforts to protect patients from harm
and meet the highest safety standards in the country. Leapfrog has awarded
Saint Michael's an A for the last three consecutive periods.
Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Sersvices (CMS) Overall Hospital
Star Rating System provides patients with the important information they
need to compare hospitals and make informed healthcare decisions.
Healthgrades is a leading online resource for comprehensive information
about physicians and hospitals. For 2020, Saint Michael's has been
recognized as America's 100 Best Hospitals for gastrointestinal care,
cardiac care and general surgery.
Patient Safety Excellence Award
Healthgrades Awards Received in 2020
Healthgrades Awards Received in 2019
New Jersey Antimicrobial Stewardship Award
Saint Michael's recieved the New Jersey Antimicrobial Stewardship Award
from the New Jersey Department of Health for its efforts to reduce the
unnecessary use of antibiotics, advance patient safety and improve outcomes.