For Nurses

Hackensack University Medical Center nurses are dedicated to achieving excellence in patient- and family-centered care by providing the highest quality value-based service. They are also lifelong learners, community advocates, missionaries and mentors all within their area of specialty practice.

We Are Nursing


Certified RN’s in Leadership


Nurse Educators




Certified RNs in Direct Care


Direct Care Nurses


Of RNs Who Provide Direct
Patient Care Have a BSN

Our nurses endlessly strive to create a collaborative, multidisciplinary practice environment that
exemplifies clinical excellence, professionalism and dedication in achieving the quality outcomes that our community has come to rely on.

A Message From Our Chief Clinical and Patient Care Officer

Nursing, the largest group at the forefront of care delivery, is the backbone of frontline care. Our nurses are renowned for achieving Magnet® recognition for Nursing Excellence, the highest honor that can be bestowed by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. We were the first in New Jersey and the second in the country to receive this designation – a true testament to the quality of care and your aim to pursue excellence in professional nursing practice.

Every day, our nurses go beyond what is expected of them – leveraging opportunities to share ideas amongst their colleagues while applying creative, innovative clinical approaches in their practice. They not only provide care, but also are involved in research, publications, medical missions, community service, scholarly and academic associations and national/international presentations. Empowered by an environment that encourages, recognizes and rewards hard work and groundbreaking ideas, we ignite our passion to provide the highest quality care and advance the nursing profession. As Chief Clinical and Patient Care Officer for one of the top hospitals in the nation, I am proud to surround myself with hardworking, dedicated and unwavering individuals who have made their passion, their life.

Dianne Aroh, MS, RN, FACHE, NEA-BC
Executive Vice President,
Chief Clinical and Patient Care Officer

20 years of

Magnet Recognition

Today, we are a 6-time designated medical center and continue our pursuit of excellence every day through scholarly involvements, advanced research and a culture of innovation.

The Magnet Recognition Program®

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Nursing Orientations, Residencies & Fellowships

Hackensack University Medical Center, has taken a proactive stance by creating and offering various programs to attract and retain a first-rate nursing staff – providing additional education and enhancing their skills.

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Nursing Clinical Practice Areas

The nurse at Hackensack University Medical Center has a wide range of nursing specialty opportunities for practice, research, education, advocacy, precepting and mentoring.

Specialty services and locations

Community Outreach

Our nurses embody a commitment to excellence that extends far beyond our hospital walls, and into the community we are deeply connected to. They have a dedication to outcomes of quality that our community has come to rely on.

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