Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) New Brunswick, an RWJBarnabas Health Facility, is a 600-bed academic medical center that serves as the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the flagship Cancer Hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Its Centers of Excellence include cardiovascular care from minimally invasive heart surgery to transplantation, cancer care, stroke care, neuroscience, orthopedics, bariatric surgery and women’s and children’s care including The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. A Level 1 Trauma Center and the first designated Pediatric Trauma Center in the state, RWJUH’s New Brunswick campus serves as a national resource in its ground-breaking approaches to emergency preparedness.
Our Mission
RWJUH has been ranked among the best hospitals in America by U.S. News & World Report seven times and has been selected by the publication as a high performing hospital in numerous specialties. The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital has been ranked among the best hospitals in America by U.S. News & World Report five times. In addition, RWJUH was named among the best places to work in health care by Modern Healthcare magazine and received the Equity Care of Award as Top Hospital for Healthcare Diversity and Inclusion from the American Hospital Association. RWJUH Brunswick has earned significant national recognition for clinical quality and patient safety, including the prestigious Magnet® Award for Nursing Excellence and “Most Wired” designation by Hospitals and Health Networks Magazine. The American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer has rated RWJUH New Brunswick among the nation’s best comprehensive cancer centers. For more Information visit us online at

With access to the most advanced technologies, diverse and compelling caseloads, and a wide range of acclaimed specialty services, you’ll be challenged to perform at your best every day at RWJUH. At the same time, you’ll also enjoy a wide range of resources designed to support your ongoing growth and advancement. Our commitment to your continuing education is an investment in the future of both the medical center and the health of the community — and at the end of the day, we know nothing matters more.

Our Culture

At Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, our vibrant, supportive workplace is at the heart of our ability to deliver exceptional care.

Accolades for RWJ University Hospital

America’s Best Hospitals — recognized seven times by U.S. News & World Report
America’s Best Pediatric Hospitals — Bristol Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital, recognized three times by U.S. News & World Report
Magnet Recognized — American Nurses Credentialing Center
Best Places to Work in Healthcare — Modern Healthcare Magazine
"Most Wired" Hospitals — Hospitals and Health Networks Magazine
Equity of Care Award, 2015: Best in Class Hospital for Diversity and Inclusion — American Hospital Association
50 Out Front Companies for Diversity, 2015 — Diversity MBA Magazine
The only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in New Jersey — The Cancer Hospital of New Jersey at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
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