Press Release

September 07, 2022

FDA-Approved PSMA-PET Imaging Agent for Prostate Cancer Now Available at Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center

According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men, with an estimated 268,490 new cases projected for 2022.  In most cases, conventional screening does not accurately identify the location and extent of the...

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July 18, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center and Glen Ridge Police Department Sharpen Emergency Readiness with Active Shooter Drill

Mountainside Medical Center conducted an active shooter drill and preparedness assessment of its emergency operations plan for a potential mass casualty event, in collaboration with the Glen Ridge Police Department. The exercise focused on patient and tea...

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June 30, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Honors Care Award Recipient

Mountainside Medical Center names Nino Jeffrey “Jeff” Garcia, RN as a Care Award recipient. Mountainside Medical Center’s Care award recognizes team members whose behaviors and attitudes best exemplify our five beliefs outlining who we are: C...

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June 29, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Recognizes Mountainside Leader

We are pleased to announce that Grettel Muscato, Director of Community Service and Volunteers, has been selected as a Mountainside Leader. Throughout the pandemic, Grettel was incredibly versatile in spite of the Volunteer program being at a standstill. She l...

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June 20, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center is Nationally Recognized for its Commitment to Providing High-Quality Stroke Care

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center has received the American Heart Association’s Gold Plus Get With the Guidelines® - Stroke quality achievement award for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment ...

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April 26, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Recognizes February Leader of the Month

Mountainside Medical Center announced Mark Tucker, director of facilities, and Sam Argenio, maintenance manager, as Leaders of the Month for February. These two leaders are known to go above and beyond the call of duty, always ready and able to assist in the ...

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April 14, 2022

New Radiologic Therapy is Available at Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center for Patients with Neuroendocrine Tumors

The New Jersey Department of Health licensed Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center to perform a radiation treatment called peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PPRT) using the drug LUTATHERA® for adults with advanced, cancerous neuroendocrine t...

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April 12, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Honors February Care Award Recipient

Mountainside Medical Center has named Anna Krzysztofinski, as the Care Award recipient for February. Mountainside Medical Center’s Care award is a monthly award that focuses on recognizing team members whose behaviors and attitudes best exemplify the hos...

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April 12, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Recognized for LGBTQ+ Policies and Practices by Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center received “Leader” status with a perfect score of 100 from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer ci...

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February 12, 2022

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center Recognized for Excellence

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center has been recognized for excellence with the Ardent Cup, the highest honor awarded by Ardent Health Services. The hospital was also honored with the Best Employee Loyalty Award and Chief Executive Officer Tim O&rs...

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