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JFK Hartwyck at Oak Tree Earns Medicare and Medicaid 4 Star Rating

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JFK Hartwyck at Oak Tree, an affiliate of JFK Health, is proud to announce its 4 star rating by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Their most recent survey by the Department of Health in February 2014, contributed to this overall 4 star rating. The star rating system is comprised of four components   which include Health Inspections, Staffing, RN Staffing and Quality Measures, which calculate to an overall facility rating. Of the 23 facilities in Middlesex County, Oak Tree is in the top 30% of facilities, with 70 percent of facilities scoring lower in overall rating.

JFK Hartwyck at Oak Tree has been providing superior patient care since 1987. Conveniently located on Oak Tree Road in Edison, our campus provides a full continuum of services to meet the diverse needs of short term /sub acute, orthopedic and medically complex patients.  In addition to sub-acute/short term care, traditional long term nursing care, respite and hospice, Oak Tee is home to two highly regarded specialty units.  Our Ventilator unit is the only one in Middlesex County and was one of the first units established in the State.  Our Extended Recovery Unit, for individuals with traumatic brain injury, is staffed with highly-skilled therapists from the Johnson Rehabilitation Institute, as well as a full time physiatrist and physician assistant.  Customized programming for these individuals is at the heart of our program as well as our outcomes.

Dawn Giakas, Administrator said “Our 4 star designation is a significant accomplishment as we are compared to facilities with much less medically complex patients and the rating is not risk adjusted to reflect this.  Oak Tree is one of a select few facilities in Middlesex County to earn a 4 star rating, despite providing care for very complex and acutely ill patients. “

To arrange for a tour or schedule one call 732-906-2100 or e-mailing OakTree@jfkhealth.org

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