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Welcome to University Hospital

We are a regional resource for advanced care in
a wide range of medical specialties.

Welcome to University Hospital

Weight Management Center

The Weight Management Center Rutgers of New Jersey Medical School at University Hospital works to help patients achieve meaningful weight loss and improve overall health throughout their lifetime.

Weight Management Center

Virtual Family Visit Request

A Virtual Family Visit is the restoration of human connection through voice, video, music, spoken word, family, liturgy, presence, and love — Family & Friends may not be able to visit right now, but can still feel close by.

Virtual Family Visit Request

University Hospital Careers

Experienced RN & New Graduates Bring us your resume and let's discuss your future! Patient Care Services - Tuesdays (Weekly) 1pm - 4pm D-Level. Focused Hiring Event every 2nd and last Tuesday of the month. Check our careers page for updates. Valet parking available.

University Hospital Careers
University Hospital

University Hospital

University Hospital is a 519-bed academic medical center with an active medical staff of more than 785. We are home to northern New Jersey’s Level I Trauma Center and we are a regional resource for advanced care in a wide range of medical specialties.

These specialty programs include our award-winning maternity program, the Center for Advanced Liver Diseases and Transplantation, a Comprehensive Stroke Center, a comprehensive Weight Management Center and more.

COVID 19 Updates

Vaccination Information

University Hospital is currently offering the COVID-19 vaccine to individuals who meet the NJ Department of Health’s Eligibility Requirements, pursuant to the Emergency Use Authorizations granted by the US Food and Drug Administration.

To schedule an appointment, call the Vaccination Appointment Center, between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at (973) 972-8906.

Get With The Guidelines

Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) is an evidence-based program for in-hospital quality improvement. It helps to ensure that care provided to coronary artery disease, stroke and heart failure patients is aligned with the latest scientific guidelines.

MyChart

All your health information in one place.
See your medications, test results, upcoming appointments, medical bills, price estimates, and more all in one place, even if you’ve been seen at multiple healthcare organizations.

Urgent Care

Virtual Urgent Care
Virtual Urgent Care is real-time access to a doctor through video chat. Adults and children ages 5 and older can connect with a board-certified or board-eligible emergency physician while you are at home, work, or on the go.

Stats

  • Residents
    702
    Residents
  • Medical Staff
    853
    Medical Staff
  • Inpatient Admissions
    18,449
    Inpatient
    Admissions
  • Emergency Department Visits
    100,132
    Emergency
    Department Visits
  • Inpatient Surgeries
    12,995
    Inpatient Surgeries
  • Liver Transplants
    46
    Liver Transplants
  • Births
    1,367
    Births
  • Outpatient Clinic Visits
    363,661
    Outpatient
    Clinic Visits
  • EMS Responses
    131,042
    EMS Responses
Stats
News
Latest News
07/11/24

University Hospital’s Liver Transplant Program, Led by Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Physicians, Once Again Ranked Top in the Nation

Newark, NJ: University Hospital’s Center for Liver Transplantation, led by nationally-recognized physicians at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (NJMS), has once again been recognized as the nation’s top leader in three-year liver transplantation survival, setting a new benchmark for excellence. According to a report released by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR) on July …

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07/09/24

University Hospital Opens First Community Health and Wellness Center, Expanding Access to High-Quality Care

NEWARK, NJ: University Hospital opened its first Health and Wellness Center in Newark, New Jersey on July 1. The University Hospital Health and Wellness Center will provide a broad spectrum of health care services including primary care, preventive screenings, women’s health, point of care testing, and chronic condition management. “The opening of University Hospital’s Health …

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06/04/24

University Hospital Welcomes Dr. Paul J. Gaglio as Director of Liver Disease and Transplant Hepatology

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL WELCOMES DR. PAUL J. GAGLIO AS DIRECTOR OF LIVER DISEASE AND TRANSPLANT HEPATOLOGY University Hospital is pleased to announce that Paul J. Gaglio, MD FACP, AGAF, FAASLD, has been named the Director of the Division of Liver Disease and Transplant Hepatology as well as the Medical Director of Liver Transplantation at University Hospital …

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01/17/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       MEDIA CONTACT   January 17, 2024 media@uhnj.org, (973) 634-8298    UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AND RUTGERS NEW JERSEY MEDICAL SCHOOL LAUNCH COMPREHENSIVE WEIGHT MANAGEMENT CENTER    Ribbon Cutting Unveils New Rutgers Weight Management Center at University Hospital      Newark, NJ— Today, University Hospital proudly launched a new multidisciplinary Weight Management Center in partnership …

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01/10/24

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL WELCOMES NEW CHIEF COMPLIANCE AND PRIVACY OFFICER

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL WELCOMES NEW CHIEF COMPLIANCE AND PRIVACY OFFICER NEWARK, NJ — University Hospital today announced the appointment of Astara Crews as its new Chief Compliance Officer. Astara will assume a crucial role in the hospital’s executive leadership team, overseeing compliance initiatives and contributing to the institution’s commitment to providing high-quality healthcare to the Newark …

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01/05/24

University Hospital Community Pharmacy in the ACC is Now Open!

Dear Colleagues, I’m excited to share that the University Hospital Community Pharmacy is now open and conveniently located right on the ground floor of the Ambulatory Care Center (ACC). In addition to being a readily accessible, full-service pharmacy, University Hospital Community Pharmacy participates in Optum’s prescription plan for both UH and Rutgers employees. Additionally, University …

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11/09/23

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL WELCOMES NEW CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                          MEDIA CONTACT November 8, 2023                                                                                                         media@uhnj.org (973) 634-8298 UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL WELCOMES NEW CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER NEWARK, NJ — University Hospital selected Anna Michelle Brandt as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO). Anna Michelle will serve as the operations executive in the hospital’s C-suite, joining the executive leadership team to further …

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10/27/23

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNER FOR MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY UNIT

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                          MEDIA CONTACT October 27, 2023                                                                                                         media@uhnj.org (973) 634-8298 UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNER FOR MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY UNIT The Connie Dwyer Breast Cancer Foundation and The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Support UH To Address Breast Cancer Disparities in Newark NEWARK, NJ — University Hospital (UH) will expand its broad …

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Community

We are proud to share that University Hospital has once again been recognized as the nation’s top leader in three-year liver transplantation survival.
 
“University Hospital continues to establish itself as a leader in patient safety and outcomes, and we are proud to once again be the national leader in long-term liver transplant survival,” said Ed Jimenez, CEO and President of University Hospital. “As the first adult liver transplant program in New Jersey, we have had the unique privilege of providing patients with exceptional outcomes right in their backyard since 1989.”
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Meet Deily Martinez, our ASL interpreter at University Hospital. This week during #DeafBlindAwarenessWeek and every week, we advocate for accessibility and health equity for people with hearing and vision loss. ...

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