University Hospital is an independent, standalone medical center owned by the State of New Jersey and governed by a board headed by the Honorable Donald DiFrancesco, the Essex county Executive. It is located in the University Heights section of Newark, New Jersey. University Hospital is a principal teaching hospital for Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and a regional resource for specialized services and critical care. The hospital is certified by the American College of Surgeons and is a state-designated Level 1 Trauma Center, one of only three in New Jersey. It is the largest provider of uncompensated care in New Jersey.
University Hospital ranks among the Best Hospitals in Northern New Jersey and the New York Metropolitan area, according to the 2013-2014 Best Hospitals rankings, published by U.S. News & World Report. University Hospital is recognized for “high performance” in specialties such as Nephrology, Orthopedics, and Ear, Nose and Throat. Will be featured in a new docu-drama starting in 9 days.
Don’t miss University Hospital’s prime time debut and your opportunity to see our Trauma and Emergency services in action in a riveting docu-drama produced by ABC-News. The series is called New York Med, but the producer have included Newark, as part of it coverage story. University hospital is the home of the northern new jersey level 1 Trauma center where our physician and trauma surgeons are in the business of saving lives every day. So when ABC News looked for a New Jersey Hospital to share the spotlight with New York’s finest, University hospital was chosen.
This is most likely will be reality show at its best, with real doctors, and real life and death situation, that will tell the true story of function as a physician saving lives, the real Grey’s Anatomy. A tale of two cities, Newark and New York, facing real challenges of trauma and emergency care. Tune in to meet the trauma physician and surgeons, MS Professionals, Dr. Adam Fox, Terry Hoben, Dr. Tiffany Murano, Dr. David Livingston, Dr. Devenshish Anajaria, and Dr. Ziad Sifri.