Quality & Safety
At Hunterdon Medical Center, hospital care is not just about the clinical aspects of your care but the entire experience. For us, quality is defined in terms of patient safety, clinical quality and patient experience. We strive for excellence in all of these areas so that you can be confident that you will receive the best possible care. Hunterdon Medical Center consistently ranks high for overall patient satisfaction. The staff is noted for treating patients with respect and communicating effectively.
Patient safety sets Hunterdon Medical Center apart from other hospitals. All members of the medical staff demonstrate a passion for safety by employing state-of-the-art practices. Hunterdon Medical Center has one of the lowest rates of complications and infections in New Jersey. Consumer Reports Magazine recognized Hunterdon Medical Center for its superior safety record and listed the organization as one of only two hospitals in New Jersey with a record of zero central line infections.
Hunterdon Healthcare’s Commitment to Antimicrobial Stewardship
Hunterdon Healthcare is dedicated to ensuring that antimicrobial agents are used effectively and judiciously in both outpatient and hospital settings. Appropriate use of antimicrobial agents helps to curb resistance and helps to maintain an arsenal against infections.
Hunterdon Medical Center was recognized with the 2019 Silver Award in the New Jersey Antimicrobial Stewardship Recognition Program through the New Jersey Department of Health. There was a rigorous application process reviewing the capacity in which institutions were able to meet the CDC core elements for stewardship and were awarded based on the level of difficulty of interventions. Hunterdon Medical Center has prioritized judicious antimicrobial use as part of our goals and standard of care for over a decade.
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