Hunterdon Healthcare System is comprised of Hunterdon Medical Center, Hunterdon Medical Center Foundation, Hunterdon Regional Community Health, Hunterdon Healthcare Partners, LLC, and the Midjersey Health Corporation.
Hunterdon Medical Center
Hunterdon Medical Center, acknowledged as a leader in developing comprehensive medical and health care services, is a 178-bed, non-profit community medical center. Our mission is to restore, preserve, and enhance the health of the community by providing a full range of preventive, diagnostic, holistic and therapeutic inpatient and outpatient hospital and community health services. The clinical staff is comprised of nearly 300 physicians and over 500 nurses in more than 47 medical specialties.
Since its opening in 1953, Hunterdon Medical Center has achieved widespread recognition for its role as a provider of community health services beyond those normally associated with a hospital. Through Hunterdon Healthcare’s certified Home Health Services Department, a full array of nursing and other services are available in the home. Patient and community education play an important role in our health care programs by providing screening and detection services, as well as preventive health education, which serves to keep people well and out of the hospital whenever possible. Our Behavioral Health Center offers a broad spectrum of counseling and therapy programs and is the principal provider of behavioral health services in the community.
Hunterdon Medical Center is licensed by the State of New Jersey Department of Health and Human Services, accredited by The Joint Commission and proudly achieved Magnet designation for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Hunterdon Medical Center is a teaching institution affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Hunterdon Medical Center is also a member of the New Jersey Council of Teaching Hospitals. The Family Medicine Residency Program, one of the first in the nation for the training of physicians in Family Medicine. Clinical affiliations are provided for students in nursing and other professional and allied health areas.
Hunterdon Medical Center Foundation
The charitable organization which supports the Hunterdon Healthcare System through fund-raising activities and educational programs and seminars. It is a non-profit public foundation that helps preserve and expand the programs and services of Hunterdon Healthcare System. Thanks to the generous support of its donors, Hunterdon Healthcare System is meeting the challenge of delivering the very best healthcare a community has to offer.
Hunterdon Regional Community Health
Formed in 1996, it was initiated to develop community programs and expand home care services. It is an alliance of professional, caring, home care service providers; their specialty is in identifying, planning and providing the best care to meet the special needs of their patients. Member organizations include:
Hunterdon Hospice – provides physical, spiritual, psychosocial and bereavement support for people with a life-threatening illness and their families. Over 330 families are served annually.
Visiting Health and Supportive Services – provides certified home health aides to area residents.
Hunterdon Community Care – provides complementary community and home care services.
Hunterdon Infusion Services– provides services to meet the needs of patients requiring home infusion.
Hunterdon Healthcare Partners, LLC
Hunterdon Healthcare has partnered with the Hunterdon Physician Practice Association to form Hunterdon Healthcare Partners LLC, an integrated delivery network dedicated to enhancing patient care. Hunterdon Healthcare Partners has nearly 230 providers who have come together to improve the overall quality of healthcare in the community. Working with key payors, this partnership has improved access to care for individuals living in and around our county.
Midjersey Health Corporation
Focuses on alliances and partnerships to develop health services. Partnerships include:
- Hunterdon Cardiovascular Health
- Hunterdon Doctors Office Building
- Hunterdon Imaging Associates (MRI services)
- Hunterdon Center for Surgery (an ambulatory center)
Employees are committed to a positive relationship with patients, family, medical staff, volunteers and colleagues. Employees endeavor to create and maintain a collaborative work environment, recognizing an obligation to our teammates and to the organization’s goals. As partners in fulfilling the mission of Hunterdon Healthcare, employees are linked by a common purpose.
We exist to prevent and treat disease, illness, and injury; to seek cures; relieve pain; give comfort; and inspire a healthy way of living.
Our Vision is to be recognized as a national model for providing community-focused healthcare that is patient-centered and driven by a passion for clinical excellence.
The five pillars of excellence shown below, guide our strategic focus in order to attain our vision.
The Hunterdon Healthcare Promise
The promise is a reflection of Hunterdon Healthcare’s on-going commitment to professional development and service excellence and should be viewed in conjunction with all other duties, responsibilities and policies applicable to Hunterdon Healthcare employees. The “Hunterdon Promise” states:
As partners in fulfilling the mission of Hunterdon Healthcare, we are linked by a common purpose. We are committed to a positive relationship with patients, family, medical staff, volunteers and colleagues. We endeavor to create and maintain a collaborative work environment, recognizing an obligation to our teammates and to the organization’s goals.
Hunterdon Healthcare employees value and foster Integrity, Caring, Communication, Collaboration, Respect, Excellence and Accountability. Employees believe that these behaviors are important to the success of our organization. Hunterdon Healthcare employees take pride in what we do, feel responsible for the outcome of our efforts and recognize our work as a reflection of ourselves. We recognize that our actions and appearance are a reflection of the values of Hunterdon Healthcare.
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