About Us

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.

Our Mission

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.

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