At Ocean University Medical Center, patients and their families receive quality care delivered by caring and compassionate experts, with the benefits and convenience of being close to home.
In addition to the host of services available at Ocean, the medical center is part of Hackensack Meridian Health Cancer Care. This provides patients and their families’ seamless access to Hackensack Meridian Health physicians, technology, therapies, support, education, and home services.
Ocean Medical Center has been granted the American College of Surgeons (AcoS) Commission on Cancer accreditation with commendation for its cancer program, an achievement earned by less than one third of all cancer programs across the country. This endorsement verifies the exceptional level of expertise and quality care that is delivered to each and every patient.
Patients will find a full continuum of cancer services at Ocean Medical Center. This includes a dedicated inpatient oncology unit, outpatient infusion center, advanced radiation oncology, cancer clinical trials and a genetics program. But what truly makes our Cancer Center special is our team approach to coordinating all stages of patient care, a truly multidisciplinary approach to cancer care.
The backbone of Ocean’s cancer program is the expert and highly regarded physicians trained at the finest cancer institutions and skilled and compassionate nurses and allied health professionals who make up the dedicated cancer care teams across the system. These dedicated professionals pool their knowledge to review cases and reach a consensus regarding the best course of treatment for each individual. Patients can have confidence in the talented team that will be by their side every step of the way, through diagnosis and treatment, to recovery.
Ocean Medical Center has expanded its multidisciplinary cancer program and technological capabilities with an exciting expansion and renovation. This is part of a larger commitment, where Hackensack Meridian Health is BuildingHope with a three year investment of $128 million towards community-based cancer services at six locations in Monmouth and Ocean Counties.
Ocean’s new comprehensive cancer care center offers:
A wide range of treatments including infusion, radiation therapy, minimally-invasive surgery, and more.
Excellent standard of care based on evidence-based protocols and outcomes.
Timely access to exceptional cancer specialists who are leading the way with innovative treatments.
The most advanced radiation treatment options that use superior accuracy with both a curative and patient-centered goal in mind.
Hackensack Meridian Health Cancer Care houses the most powerful and precise tools in the fight against cancer, including IMRT, IGRT, and TrueBeam.™
Our Cancer Center includes a wide range of technology and support services: