New Jersey

Hackensack University Medical Center



Started in 1888, Hackensack University Medical Center is a 683-bed teaching and research hospital. It is affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey–New Jersey Medical School and is the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in the state of New Jersey. This not-for-profit facility serves as the hub of healthcare for northern New Jersey and the New York metropolitan area.

The hospital houses one of the largest ambulatory facilities in the country. The cancer center at Hackensack University Medical Center is New Jersey’s largest and most comprehensive. The facility has a colon cancer prevention center, comprehensive wound healing center, fitness club, women's health center, spine center, reflux and swallowing center. The hospital is accredited by Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (JCAHO).

Hackensack University Medical Center accepts both Medicare and Medicaid patients.

Hackensack University Medical Center provides both Research and Teaching facilities.

Address: 30 Prospect Ave , Hackensack
State: New Jersey
Zip: 07601
Phone: 201-996-2000
URL: www.humed.com
County: Bergen
Number of Beds: 648
Total Staff : 7400



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Articles about this hospital

Medical Center Celebrates National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week
Date: 2005-10-20
Joseph Feldman

Genetics Services at the Joseph M Sanzari Children’s Hospital at Medical Center Hosts SIDS and Sudc Study
Date: 2005-10-14
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and Sudden Unexpected Death in Childhood (SUDC)

Hackensack University Medical Center Receives Consumer Choice Award for the Tenth Year in a Row
Date: 2005-10-07
Michael D. Hays

Skyward Walkathon to Benefit the Joseph M Sanzari Children’s Hospital
Date: 2005-10-05
Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital

Healthy Eating For Hectic Schedules
Date: 2005-10-05
Laura Coti Garrett

Hackensack University Medical Center Sponsors Basketball League
Date: 2005-09-23
John P. Ferguson

Support Group at the Tomorrows Children’s Institute Creates Book for Kids Coping with Disease
Date: 2005-09-01
Sue Cohen, MA, ADTR, CCLS

Medical Center Offers Group Weight Management Program for Youngsters
Date: 2005-09-01
Dave Winfield Nutrition Center of Hackensack University Medical Center

Medical Centers Hosts Down Syndrome Symposium
Date: 2005-08-04
Jeffrey Boscamp, Fred Hirschenfang

Next-Generation Surgical Technology for Knee and Hip Replacement Offered at Hackensack University Medical Center
Date: 2005-08-04
Mark Hartzband