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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.