Top company by employee – 39 – Meridian Health – New Jersey US
Industry: Health Care
State: New Jersey
Previous rank: 96
2011 revenue ($ millions): $1,497
What makes it so great?
The health care system, which operates six hospitals in two counties in New Jersey, provides on-site child care at three locations. Employees pay $632 a month for a 3-year-old to attend, well under the national average of $972.
Wall Township, NJ
Leading the health care industry’s expansion beyond hospitals and into communities, Meridian Health is focused on the belief that life should not only be longer, but dynamic and fulfilling. That is why we have made it our mission to foster healthier, happier and more rewarding life for our friends, our parents, our children, our grandchildren. It is what we mean when we say, “We are taking care of New Jersey.”
Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization in New Jersey, comprising Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin and Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel.
Meridian Partner Companies include home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, ambulatory care, ambulance services, and outpatient centers.
Meridian Health has consistently been rated among the top performing health systems in New Jersey for clinical quality, consistently named one of FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For" and the recipient of numerous state and national recognitions for patient care and nursing excellence. These including the distinction of being the first health system in the country to receive Magnet designation for nursing.