September 7, 2016 – Colts Neck NJ – Palisades Medical Center (PMC) in North Bergen, NJ engages ComplyAssistant for HIPAA-HITECH-Omnibus and Meaningful Use (MU) information security risk assessment consulting services. The scope of the audit includes Palisades Medical Center, the Harborage Nursing Home, Palisades Medical Associates, and Palisades Counseling Center . All audit results will be stored and managed in the ComplyAssistant cloud compliance management portal.
HackensackUMC Palisades is located in North Bergen, NJ, and serves a population of 400,000 in Hudson and Southern Bergen Counties. The non-profit Medical Center is a member of the Hackensack University Health Network, and it features a 202-bed hospital and The Harborage, a 247-bed nursing home and rehabilitation center. HackensackUMC Palisades is the largest employer in its service area with more than 1,300 employees It has been recognized as one of Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare.
The State of New Jersey’s annual healthcare report card ranked HackensackUMC Palisades as one of the top hospitals in the state and #1 in Hudson County. HackensackUMC Palisades was also one of only two hospitals in New Jersey to receive a perfect 100% score in treating heart attack patients. The State’s annual evaluation showed that The Harborage has “Zero Deficiencies” for the third consecutive year. The New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) recognized HackensackUMC Palisades with its Community Outreach Award for its positive impact in our local communities.