For the second year in a row St. Mary’s General Hospital is a Healthgrades
(2018-2019) Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ recipient as recognized
by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for information about physicians
and hospitals. This award places St. Mary's General among a select
group of hospitals—in the top 5 percent of all hospitals evaluated
for providing outstanding quality outcomes in gynecologic surgery.
Of the 48 eligible hospitals St. Mary’s General is one of only 6
facilities in the state of New Jersey to receive the Gynecologic Surgery
Additionally, St. Mary’s General earned individual Five-Star Awards
for Vaginal Delivery, C-Section Delivery, Gynecological Procedures, and
Hysterectomy for 4 Years in a Row (2016-2019).
Patients treated in hospitals receiving the Healthgrades Gynecologic Surgery
Excellence Award had, on average, a 43.5 percent lower risk of experiencing
a complication while in the hospital than if they were treated in hospitals
that did not receive the award.