Leadership at RWJBarnabas Health

Led by Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and Chief Executive Officer, the corporate executive team is comprised of senior leaders representing the functional disciplines charged with executing upon the strategic imperatives of RWJBarnabas Health and supporting the local teams at each of our facilities.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How many hospitals are in the RWJBarnabas Health system?

RWJBarnabas Health, the largest most comprehensive academic health care system in New Jersey, includes eleven acute care hospitals – Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH in New Brunswick, RWJUH Somerset in Somerville, RWJUH Hamilton, RWJUH Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital with a network of outpatient centers (Children’s Specialized Hospital) with its multiple outpatient centers, a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, two trauma centers, a satellite emergency department, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and two accountable care organizations.

Q. What is the coverage of the RWJBarnabas Health service area?

RWJBarnabas Health has a service area covering nine counties with five million people.

Q. What was the intended goal of the RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers University partnership?

RWJBarnabas Health forged a partnership with Rutgers University to create New Jersey’s largest academic health care system. The collaboration aligns RWJBarnabas Health with Rutgers’ education, research and clinical activities, including those at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care. RWJBarnabas Health, in partnership with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey - the state's only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center - brings a world class team of researchers and specialists to fight alongside you, providing close-to-home access to the latest treatment and clinical trials.

Q. How many people does RWJBarnabas Health employ?

RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s largest private employer with more than 33,000 employees.