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Millburn-Short Hills residents have access to the finest medical facilities in the country.

For the past 150 years, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, New Jersey’s oldest nonprofit, nonsectarian hospital, has worked to exceed its community’s highest ex–pectations for compassionate, com–prehensive health care. Our award –winning, 597-bed institution is one of the largest health care providers in the state. Our commitment to excel–lence is illustrated by our designation from many national organizations for being a provider of quality care. Saint Barnabas Medical Center is accred–ited by The Joint Commission and the American Medical Association Ac–creditation Council for Graduate Med–ical Education. The medical center is a major teaching affiliate of Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, The New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and St. Georges University School of Medicine, Grenada. Saint Barnabas is also a clinical site for both of New Jersey’s physician assistant training schools. The medical staff of approxi–mately 1,700 physicians, representing more than 100 medical and surgical specialty and subspecialty services, shares medical expertise with medical students, residents and fellows.

Recent Honors & Awards

• 2014 Most Wired Hospital from the American Hospital Association.

• Grade “A” for Patient Safety from The Leapfrog Group.

• Academic Center of Excellence in Women’s Health (the first in N.J.).

• Award for Promoting and Support–ing Breastfeeding from the Interna–tional Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners and The International Lactation Consultant Association.

• Three-year approval with Commen–dation for the Cancer Center from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.

• First Hospital in NJ to Receive Cancer Center certification from the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative Certification Program, an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

• Comprehensive Stroke Center des–ignation by the New Jersey Depart–ment of Health and Senior Services.

• The Joint Commission certification for a Primary Stroke Center, Hip and Knee Replacement, Heart Failure, Acute Coronary Syndrome and Cardiac Rehabilitation

• Designated Level 4 Epilepsy Center by the National Association of Epi–lepsy Centers.

• Award-winning Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Among Saint Barnabas’ nationally recognized facilities are The Burn Center, the only certified burn treatment facility in the state; the Barnabas Health Renal and Pancreas Transplant Division, one of the largest transplant programs in the country; The Heart Centers at Saint Barnabas, a world-class cardiac surgery program in affiliation with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center; The Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Saint Barnabas an unprecedented team of experts dedicated to diagnosing and treating disorders of the brain and nervous system; award-winning maternity services; the Regional Perinatal Center, providing care for high-risk and critically ill infants in New Jersey’s leading Level III, 56-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; comprehensive pediatric services including a dedicated intensive care unit; The Center for Sleep Disorders; The Comprehensive Stroke Center at Saint Barnabas; extensive services in robotic and minimally-invasive surgery and comprehensive cancer programs and services that includes one of the largest Radiation Oncology programs in northern New Jersey.

For more information about the hospital or its services, please call 973-322-500 or 1-888-724-7123.

Overlook Medical Center is a nationally recognized regional medical center in Summit, New Jersey. Through our vision, we empower our communities to be the healthiest in the nation. Within the doors, patients find the nation’s top doctors, compassionate care and the most advanced technology and treatments. With the Atlantic Neuroscience Institute based at Overlook Medical Center, the hospital is one of the busiest stroke centers in the state, receiving transfers from many hospitals in New Jersey. The medical center treats more aneurysm cases than any other institution in New Jersey, is the only NY/NJ hospital with specialists trained in MEG for functional brain mapping, introduced CyberKnife radiation therapy to the tri-state region and continues to lead the way in treating prostate cancer. Overlook Medical Center is recognized by US News & World Report as a Best Regional Hospital in four specialties: gastroenterology & GI surgery, geriatrics, neurology & neurosurgery, and urology. What’s more, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation named us a “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” in their 2014 Healthcare Equality Index survey. Overlook Medical Center is part of Atlantic Health System and a member of AllSpire Health Partners.

Summit Medical Group is New Jersey's largest and oldest multispecialty medical group. Founded in 1929, Summit Medical Group has a long-standing tradition of excellence. Our flagship 42-acre health care campus is located at 1 Diamond Hill Road in Berkeley Heights. With more than 500 highly-qualified health care providers, Summit Medical Group offers comprehensive and convenient care, including:

• Coordinated care across multiple disciplines, with individualized preventive care and extended care management for chronic conditions, such as heart disease and diabetes.

• One convenient system-wide electronic health record, including medical records, prescriptions, imaging and lab reports.

• Electronic prescribing to the pharmacy of your choice.

• A new patient portal, offering the ability to request prescription refills, see test results, communicate with your doctors’ offices via secure messages, see billing statements, make secure credit card payments and more.

• A Patient/Family Advisory Committee, to engage our patients and their families on how best to use our model of patient centric care.

• More providers offering expanded hours at night and on weekends, including Pediatric After-Hours service and a 24-hour pediatric nurse triage service.

• More than 80-plus coordinated medical specialties.

• More than 50 convenient locations throughout central and northern New Jersey.

When you are injured or feeling ill, head for one of the two convenient Urgent Care Centers. The 10-bed, Berkeley Heights Urgent Care Center at 1 Diamond Hill Rd. and our new 8-bed Urgent Care Center in Westfield at 574 Springfield Ave., provide medical care for patients who do not need a hospital-based emergency department. Accredited by the Academy of Urgent Care Medicine, our Urgent Care Centers offer:

• Experienced teams of board-certified emergency medicine physicians, nurses, and specialists available for consultation.

• Shorter wait times and lower fees than a typical hospital emergency department.

• On-site diagnostic capabilities, including imaging and lab testing.

• Coordinated follow-up care with your physician, if necessary.

• Fast Track service with same day appointments with an advance practice nurse (APN) or a nurse practitioner (NP).

Our Urgent Care Centers are open 7 a.m. to

9 a.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to

5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Call for holiday hours. No appointment necessary.

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