Congratulations to the Hackensack University Medical Center (HackensackUMC) for being named the top hospital in New Jersey by U.S. News and World Report for the second consecutive year. HackensackUMC further burnished its reputation by ranking third in the entire New York Metro Area. "Under Robert C. Garrett's leadership, Hackensack University Medical Center has proven that it's not necessary to cross a bridge or a tunnel to get the best care possible," said Joseph DeCotiis, Managing Partner of DeCotiis, FitzPatrick, Cole & Giblin, LLP. "We are proud to call Hackensack University Medical Center a client, and were especially proud to help the Medical Center expand care in the region by reopening the Pascack Regional Hospital. We know the region will benefit from the Hackensack Medical Center expanding its nationally-recognized health care model." Several of HackensackUMC's practice areas were nationally ranked. The Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital was named one of the top 50 best children's hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery. Further, HackensackUMC's Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Ear, Nose and Throat, Gastroenterology and GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Orthopedic, Pulmonology and Urology practices were all ranked for their outstanding service. HackensackUMC was also listed as a high-performing hospital in the New York metro area for their Diabetes and Endocrinology, Gynecology, and Nephrology practices. The DeCotiis law firm has represented HackensackUMC in a variety of legal matters. To learn more about this full-service firm's capabilities please call Joseph DeCotiis, Managing Partner at (201) 907-5203.