Since the 1800s, RWJBarnabas Health’s hospitals and health care facilities
have served communities across New Jersey, protecting the health and wellness
of neighbors, families and friends, regardless of their ability to pay.
The system serves as a steward of the community’s health, as well
as a health care safety net for those in our region who are most vulnerable,
including children, the elderly, the impoverished and those with special
health care needs.
Each year, the system provides more than $296.3 million in charitable community
benefits to ensure that individuals throughout New Jersey have access
to the education, resources and world-class care they need for optimal
health. To help meet the health needs of our communities, RWJBarnabas
Health supports an outstanding staff of health care providers. With more
than 21,000 employees, 5,000 physicians and 500 medical residents, RWJBarnabas
Health, one of the largest private employers in the state, is a source
of well-paying, stable employment for many New Jersey residents.
RWJBarnabas Health serves as an innovative resource for New Jersey communities
to which people turn for social, human and health services. RWJBarnabas
Health is steadfast in its commitment to delivering the highest quality,
culturally competent clinical care and superior excellence within our
expanding outpatient programs and community-based facilities for all facets
of the community’s physical and fiscal health by providing vital
charitable and economic benefits. Despite the changes transforming health
care here in New Jersey and across the nation, RWJBarnabas Health is steeped
in its dedication to the belief “Life is better healthy.”