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Anna Jaques Hospital

Overview

Anna Jaques Hospital is a 123 bed community hospital serving 17 cities and towns in the Merrimack Valley . The hospital offers a wide range of acute care services to meet the needs of our growing patient population including inpatient and outpatient surgery in fully digitized computerized operating room suites, cardiology including echocardiography and a cardiac cath lab, comprehensive cancer services, orthopedics, nuclear medicine, laboratory, noninvasive vascular lab, joint replacement program and birth center. Programs include the number one wound center in the nation, a primary stroke service, and Level III Trauma Center . Diagnostic imaging services for patients include MRI, CT, PET, and the PACS digital x-ray system. In addition, we are one of only three healthcare communities to be selected for the pilot Massachusetts e-Health Collaborative. Due to the dedication of our physicians, we are one of the first communities in Massachusetts to implement electronic health records, system-wide, for the safety of our patients.

HR Contact

Human Resources Department
25 Highland Avenue
Newburyport, MA 01950
Phone: 978-463-1035
Fax: 978-463-1037
cduggan@ajh.org

Awards

The hospitals Non Invasive Vascular laboratory was accredited by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL).

For the second year in a row, the American Association for Respiratory Care awarded the hospital its Quality Respiratory Care Recognition. The hospital had no ventilator acquired pneumonia cases during the last year.

The Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Center is the only such center to receive full accreditation from the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) in Massachusetts .

The hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission, an organization that surveys and rates the performance of hospitals at least every three years. The Joint Commission Dedicated, good employees are one of your strengths. You have a lot to be proud of.

Demographics

Anna Jaques Hospital is a 123 bed community hospital serving 17 cities and towns in the Merrimack Valley. The hospital's primary service territory includes approximately 85,000 people and the secondary service territory services approximately 65,000 people.

Anna Jaques serves a population that is expected to grow in size, has a median income well above the state and national medians, and is older on average than either the state or the country.

Adults over the age of 45 and the elderly will constitute larger percentages of the PSA population in the future, while children and young adults will show little or negative growth.

Area Attractions

http://www.newburyportchamber.org/

http://www.newburyportnews.com/

http://www.newburyport-today.com/

http://www.essexheritage.org/sites/maudslay_state_park.shtml

http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/northeast/sndp.htm

http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/northeast/salb.htm

Future Goals

Our Vision and Measures of Success

Our Vision

To rank among the top 10 percent of comparable U.S. hospitals for quality and patient satisfaction

Measures of Success: 2010

External Recognition/National Ranking

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Financial Performance

Public Opinion Survey