Miami, FL – Healthcare marketing agency, Wax, proudly celebrates three hospital clients recognized in Healthgrades’ “Top 50 Hospitals” list for 2022 – ranking them among the top 1% of U.S. Hospitals for Overall Clinical Excellence. Christiana Hospital (Newark), Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center each received this honor.
ChristianaCare’s Christiana Hospital (Newark) is the only hospital to be recognized in Delaware. This accolade comes soon after being named the most improved brand in the nation (2021) in a recent study by Monigle, American Health Association, and the Society for Health Care Strategy and Market Development after a yearlong rebrand led by agency of record, Wax.
Nationally recognized provider of health care and 10+ year Wax client, Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Overlook Medical Center are the only New Jersey hospitals to be recognized. This is the seventh consecutive year that Healthgrades has recognized Morristown for its consistent, superior clinical performance, and marks the third year in a row for Overlook.
“It’s a great honor to have the opportunity to work with the nation’s leading hospital organizations,” says Wax president, Bill Wax. “We respect and admire our hospital clients for all they do to provide excellent care to the communities they serve.”
About Wax – The Monster in Healthcare Marketing
Founded in 1987 by Pulitzer Prize-nominated photojournalist Bill Wax, Wax Custom Communications is a full-service multichannel marketing firm based in Miami. Wax specializes in every aspect of healthcare marketing, developing powerful communication strategies across digital, traditional and emerging media to build brand value and forge a deep bond between brand and audience.
As winners of over 1,500 awards, Wax is known as the Monster in Healthcare Marketing for their monstrous creative talent that is fueled by their creative alter egos – healthcare marketing monsters – working to create compelling creative that make lasting impressions.
Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, ChristianaCare is one of the country’s most dynamic health care organizations, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs. ChristianaCare includes an extensive network of outpatient services, home health care, urgent care centers, three hospitals (1,299 beds), a free-standing emergency department, a Level I trauma center and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a comprehensive stroke center and regional centers of excellence in heart and vascular care, cancer care and women’s health. It also includes the pioneering Gene Editing Institute and was rated by IDG Computerworld as one of the nation’s Best Places to Work in IT.
ChristianaCare is a nonprofit teaching health system with more than 260 residents and fellows. With the unique CareVio data-powered care coordination service and a focus on population health and value-based care, ChristianaCare is shaping the future of health care. Learn how ChristianaCare delivers greater quality and value at https://christianacare.org.
About Atlantic Health System
Atlantic Health System, headquartered in Morristown, N.J., is an integrated health care delivery system powered by a workforce of over 16,500 team members and 4,800 affiliated physicians dedicated to building healthier communities. The system serves a population of 5 million, with over 400 sites of care, including six hospitals: Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, Newton Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center, Hackettstown Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital.
Atlantic Health System provides care for the full continuum of health care needs including 11 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.
In addition to the employed workforce, Atlantic Alliance, a Clinically Integrated Network represents more than 2,500 health care providers throughout northern and central NJ. Atlantic Health System leads the Healthcare Transformation Consortium, a partnership of 6 regional hospitals and health systems dedicated to improving access and affordability and is a founding member of both the PIER Consortium – Partners in Innovation, Education, and Research – a streamlined clinical trial system that will expand access to groundbreaking research across 6 health systems in New Jersey and Pennsylvania and AllSpire Health Partners, a consortium of 5 leading health care organizations dedicated to serving patients, families and communities in New Jersey, New York, Maryland and Pennsylvania.
About Healthgrades and Its Methodology
Healthgrades is committed to delivering the most scientifically accurate and comprehensive information about doctors and hospitals – with data insights not available anywhere else. To assess overall hospital performance, Healthgrades reviewed outcomes across more than 31 of the most common procedures and conditions. Recipients of this award have consistently delivered better-than-expected outcomes for their patients year over year.
Healthgrades is part of RV Health, a Red Ventures business, which has the largest online consumer health and wellness audience across its brand portfolio including Healthline, Medical News Today, Greatist, Psych Central, Bezzy, and Platejoy. Each month, RV Health helps more than 100 million unique visitors live their strongest and healthiest lives. Start your search for the right care at healthgrades.com or learn more about our health system solutions and awards at healthgrades.com/partners.
*Statistics are based on Healthgrades analysis of MedPAR data for years 2018 through 2020 and represent 3-year estimates for Medicare patients only.
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