Opened in 1961, Community Medical Center (CMC) is a fully accredited acute
care hospital and offers a comprehensive array of services including advanced
cancer care, sophisticated neurology and neurosurgery services including
a neuro-interventional lab and cardiac care featuring three cardiac catheterization labs.
CMC's surgical service feature two robotic surgery platforms including
the latest generation da Vinci Xi and was the first robotic surgery program
in Ocean County. The hospital's commitment to technology is evidenced
by access to advanced radiologic technology and one of the most sophisticated
linear accelerators used for radiation therapy and a CyberKnife for treating
inoperable tumors. As one of the area's most trusted providers of
maternal and children's services, superior obstetric care, a Level
2 special care nursery with 24/7 on site neonatologists for newborns requiring
special care, a dedicated pediatric unit and a pediatrician in the Emergency
Department are provided.
The hospital offers fitness and wellness programs, health education and
support groups to enhance the overall health of every member of our community.
CMC has earned the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval for its Stroke,
Heart Failure, Acute Coronary Syndrome, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Total
Joint Replacement-Hip and Knee programs. The Cancer Center is designated
by the Commission on Cancer of The American College of Surgeons as a Community
Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Program since 1986 and is also the recipient
of the Outstanding Achievement Award. The Breast Center is a designated
program by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC),
the only accredited center in Ocean and Atlantic counties.
Community Medical Center, a not-for-profit acute care hospital serving
the Ocean County region, is committed to enhancing the overall health
status of the community by providing the highest quality health care and
related services including Continuing Medical Education for our Medical
Staff. In collaboration with our Medical Staff and in partnership with
RWJBarnabas Health, we strive to exceed patients' expectations in
a progressive organizational environment which emphasizes commitment,
competence, collaboration, communication and compassion.