St. Joseph’s Healthcare System recently celebrated the opening of the St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital Pediatric Care Center and Women’s Health Center at 158 14th Street in Hoboken, with a special open-house event. The new center offers area residents convenient access to advanced specialized pediatric and perinatal services primarily available through referral by a primary care pediatrician, another pediatric subspecialist, or for perinatal consultations, through an obstetrician. Many of the services offered at the Hoboken center were previously provided by St. Joseph’s at a local hospital.
The expanding pediatric subspecialty services at the Hoboken center currently include Pulmonology, Allergy/Immunology, Endocrinology, Nephrology, Hematology/Oncology and Gastroenterology.
St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center is a leader in the comprehensive care of children. Recognized for high standards of quality responsive and compassionate pediatric care, St. Joseph’s is a state designated children’s hospital offering a broad spectrum of services for patients from birth to 21 years of age and their families. Pediatrics, maternity and high risk perinatal and obstetrics surgical services are among the nationally recognized medical specialties provided by St. Joseph’s.
A member of St. Joseph’s Healthcare System and sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, NJ, is an academic comprehensive state designated specialized children’s hospital known for its broad spectrum of advanced high quality pediatric services. With a focus on caring for the “whole child”, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital offers the expertise of more than 200 Board-certified pediatricians specializing in 24 pediatric concentrations, nurses who have received the
Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence three consecutive times since 1999, and a skilled team of clinicians and support staff. For more information, please visit our website, www.StJosephsHealth.org or call 877-757-SJHS (7547).
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St. Joseph’s Healthcare System recently celebrated the opening of the St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital Pediatric Care Center and Women’s Health Center at 158 14th Street in Hoboken. Among the many guests present at the opening celebration were (left to right): Elizabeth Abruzese Mason, Councilwoman, Second Ward, City of Hoboken; William A. McDonald, President and CEO, St. Joseph’s Healthcare System; Leo Pellegrino, Director of Health and Human Services, City of Hoboken; and Michael A. Lamacchia, MD, Chairman, Pediatrics, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital.