Our story

With thoughtful intention, we're transforming health care.

We have a proud history. Now, Virtua and Lourdes have come together to represent something even better for you—our neighbors, our families, our friends, our communities. We are here to help empower you with more services, closer to where you live and work. We are here to make health care easier, more comprehensive, more caring.

And we are committed to providing the highest level service, every step of the way. We are more than 13,000 colleagues, working together, and thinking about support beyond clinical care.

We are here to be a force for good in and around South Jersey. We are here for you. It’s what we do. This is Virtua.

Be well, get well, and stay well.

That's our mission.

Our physicians and team of caring professionals offer the best quality care through our extensive range of services and facilities.

With a foundation built upon compassionate service, our primary goal is to deliver the highest quality, accessible, and coordinated care for the communities we serve.

We continually work to be your premier choice of health and wellness in South Jersey.

Meet the team that’s leading our mission.

We’re designing a complete picture of health and wellness—focused on you.

To improve the health of our South Jersey families and neighbors, we're focused on convenient access to services and community commitment.

Convenient access to services

We strive to make it easy for you to receive exceptional health care close to where you live or work in South Jersey. We have 5 hospitals, 7 health and wellness centers, 8 urgent care centers, and more than 150 primary care and specialist offices nearby to care for you. With nearly 300 patient care locations, we offer so much…so close…so you can live better.

Commitment to community

As a force for good in South Jersey, Virtua is deeply committed to the health and wellness of our community. Your neighborhoods are our neighborhoods; we live and work here, too. Now, with the strength of our combined outreach and support, we share in something significantly bigger—working together to build a healthier community.

We’re consistently delivering the highest quality of care.

Many leading health care associations have acknowledged Virtua for the quality of care we provide, including:

Magnet Status

The Magnet Recognition Program® of the American Nurses Credentialing Center awarded Virtua the highest honor in nursing excellence. Only about 8 percent of hospitals across the country earn Magnet-recognized status.

High-Performing Hospitals

Virtua Voorhees and Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes achieved “Best Regional Hospital” in the U.S. News & World Report 2019/2020, continuing a multi-year recognition.

Patient Satisfaction

Virtua Voorhees received the 2015 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for Patient Satisfaction—a health care symbol of achievement based on patient surveys. It places Voorhees in the top 5 percent of all hospitals nationwide.

HealthGrades Achievements

HealthGrades recognized Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital as a Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure and Stroke in 2019. Virtua Willingboro Hospital was recognized as a Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack and Diabetic Emergencies in 2019.

We’re committed to our colleagues.

We support our colleagues’ professional and personal growth at every step of their careers and strive to make Virtua a great place to work.

#1 Best Place to Work

The Philadelphia Business Journal named Virtua #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley (2018) in the 1,000-employee plus category. Virtua has been elected to the Philadelphia Business Journal's Best Place to Work Hall of Fame.

Graduate Residency Programs

Our education programs develop and train leaders in medicine who can compete in the demanding health care field. Residents in our programs (Dental, Family Medicine, Pharmacy, and Podiatry) receive a well-balanced knowledge base through rewarding experiences.

Student Affiliate Program

We’re committed to supporting students in the advancement of their education by providing meaningful clinical experiences. The clinical coursework experience is intended to assist transition from student to practitioner.

Most Wired Hospital

Virtua’s excellence in technology earned us official recognition as a 2018 Most Wired Honoree by Hospitals & Health Networks. This designation acknowledges Virtua's commitment to building comprehensive IT solutions based around quality, safety, and efficiency for Virtua patients and employees.

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