Adding to its reputation of clinical excellence, Atlantic Health System today received recognition for its use of innovation and technology in care delivery, when it was named to CHIME Healthcare’s Most Wired list for 2019. As a level 7 organization, Atlantic Health System was recognized for generating “meaningful clinical and efficient outcomes” and for embracing advanced technologies that expand access to care.
“Atlantic Health System is committed to building healthier communities, and increasingly in health care, that building is done using the digital bricks and mortar provided by technological innovation,” said Debbie Cancilla, VP, Chief Information Officer, Atlantic Health System. “Through our embrace of the latest advancements in technology including our state-of-the-art electronic medical record, our team members are able to provide the highest quality care to the communities we serve.”
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is a global organization serving information executives from across the health care continuum. This is the second year they have conducted the survey and their endorsement proves that Atlantic Health System is on the right track when it comes to embracing innovation and technology in health care.
CHIME Healthcare named Atlantic Health System a Level 7 organization, receiving Special Recognition. CHIME will further recognize Atlantic Health System at its CHIME19 Fall CIO Forum and in the November issue of Most Wired, Modern Healthcare Special Edition magazine.
About Atlantic Health System
Powered by a workforce of 17,000 team members and 4,800 affiliated physicians dedicated to building healthier communities, Atlantic Health System is at the forefront of medicine, serving more than half of the state of New Jersey including 11 counties and 4.9 million people. The system offers more than 400 sites of care, including seven award winning hospitals: Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, Newton Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center, Hackettstown Medical Center, Goryeb Children’s Hospital, and Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute.
Offering a full continuum of care, the system includes Atlantic Medical Group, one of the largest multi-specialty practices in New Jersey with more than 1,000 physicians and providers, 12 urgent care centers, Atlantic Rehabilitation and Atlantic Home Care and Hospice. Facilitating the connection between these services on both land and air is the transportation fleet of Atlantic Mobile Health.
Recognized as one of the Best Places to Work by both Modern Healthcare and Fortune Magazine, Atlantic Health System attracts leaders in the field of health care, from CEO Brian Gragnolati, who is currently Chairman of the American Hospital Association, to the numerous team members who serve as leaders across a wide breadth of clinical associations and research entities. Atlantic Health System's Morristown Medical Center is named the number one hospital in New Jersey by U.S. News & World Report, Newsweek, and Castle Connelly. For more on all of Atlantic Health System’s award-winning hospitals and services visit atlantichealth.org.