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 five 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 Patient Safety Excellence Award
Saint Michael’s has been recognized as a Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award recipient – the only hospital in Newark and Essex County and one of only seven in the state to be recognized for the last three years in a row.
Healthgrades is a leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. For 2021, Saint Michael’s has been recognized as America’s 100 Best Hospitals for cardiac care and prostate surgery.
Healthgrades Awards Received in 2021
Healthgrades Awards Received in 2020
Healthgrades Awards Received in 2019
New Jersey Antimicrobial Stewardship Award
Saint Michael’s received 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.