Meridian Health is committed to improving the health and well-being of the residents of New Jersey by providing quality, patient-centered health care services delivered in hospital, community and in-home settings, and to advancing medicine through clinical education and research.

Learn more about our hospitals and the services we provide for families in our communities:


Our Hospitals

As a premier provider of hospitals in New Jersey, Meridian Health makes available a broad continuum of care through our five hospitals.


Our Pediatric Emergency Services

In an emergency, having dedicated pediatric care close by changes everything.


Our Maternity Amenities

All of Meridian Health's hospitals offer a wide range of services and amenities to make your childbirth experience comfortable and memorable.


Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative

The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative fosters a culture of support for breastfeeding mothers in hospitals, as breastfeeding has proven short term and long term benefits for both mother and baby.


Perinatal Institute

Jersey Shore University Medical Center is home to the Perinatal Institute (PNI), where specialized experts provide 24-hour care for complex pregnancies.


Meridian Pediatric Network

A way of looking at pediatric care that changes everything.


Our Classes

Our comprehensive series of childbirth courses and services help to prepare expecting families for the imminent event and equip each family member with the skills and knowledge that will best serve them both during and after pregnancy.


Our Publications

From Meridian HealthViews, our bi-monthly publication, to our e-newsletters, Meridian Health is proud to bring you a variety of publications.


Doctor Bernard

Doctor Bernard and the Pawsitive Action Team is an exciting membership program for children up to 10 years of age who live in Monmouth and Ocean counties in New Jersey.