National and Regional Recognition of Clinical Excellence in Cardiac Care



AtlantiCare has repeatedly been recognized as a top performer in cardiac care:

  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack, 3 years in a row (2014–2016)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Valve Surgery, 11 years in a row (2006–2016)
  • Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure, 10 years in a row (2007–2016)
  • One of Healthgrades’ America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care™, 3 years in a row
  • (2014–2016)

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State of New Jersey STEMI Center

Designated by the State of New Jersey as a STEMI Center, where the highest level of emergency cardiac care is available 24 hours a day to treat even the most serious type of heart attack.*

*STEMI = ST segment elevation myocardial infarction

final_GoldPerformance_Logo_4CGet With The Guidelines

Recognized by the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines program with a Gold Performance Achievement Award for excellence in the treatment of heart failure.

Awards and Recognitions, AtlantiCare

Joint Commission

07_goldsealAtlantiCare Regional Medical Center is among a select group of U.S. hospitals to be recognized for our comprehensive and high-quality care:

  • Earned the Gold Seal of Approval™ for healthcare quality and awarded Advanced Certification in Heart Failureby the Joint Commission (formerly the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations).
  • Earned the Joint Commission’s Certificate of Distinction as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center.
  • Licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services as a Primary Stroke Center (at our Mainland Campus in Pomona) and as a Comprehensive Stroke Center (at our City Campus in Atlantic City).

Magnet® Designation

Magnet-Logo-2013Named a Magnet®-designated hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center in recognition of the outstanding experience, education, and care of our nursing staff. Currently, only 6.61 percent of all U.S. healthcare organizations have earned the prestigious Magnet® designation.

Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

baldrige_transparentAtlantiCare was awarded the 2009 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s highest presidential honor bestowed to organizations for quality and organizational performance excellence. AtlantiCare was one of only five winners — and one of only two healthcare organizations — throughout the United States to earn this distinguished honor.