A community hospital founded through a grass-roots local effort, Hunterdon Medical Center opened its doors in 1953 and drew national attention for focusing on wellness and primary care.
Today, Hunterdon Healthcare System operates a teaching hospital and a network of family practice and specialty care centers. The 178-bed flagship hospital treats over 8,600 inpatients annually.
Hunterdon Medical Center’s Family Practice Residency Program is one of the oldest and most respected in the nation. Each year, a large percentage of Hunterdon Medical Center graduates choose to remain in the hospital’s service area.
In 2014, the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospital rankings placed Hunterdon Medical Center 11th in New Jersey and 28th in the New York metro area.