Why Choose Hackensack Meridian Health

Family Centered Care

Our team listens and provides family-centered care, creating a trusting relationship with patients and their families. We work collaboratively, at every stage of the medical journey, so that your child’s experience is perfectly tailored to their unique needs.

Pioneering Treatments

From innovative clinical trials to cutting-edge treatments, technology, and surgical techniques, Hackensack Meridian Children’s Health is leading transformation in children’s health care in New Jersey.

National Recognition

Hackensack Meridian Children’s Health hospitals are the only two in New Jersey to be ranked among the top 50 in the nation for pediatric cancer care by U.S. News & World Report.

Recognized for National Excellence

U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center #1 Best Children’s Hospital in New Jersey, and a top 20 children’s hospitals in the mid-Atlantic region in its annual Best Children’s Hospitals Report.

Our Doctors

Behind the doors of the Hackensack Meridian Children’s Hospitals are teams of people who change children’s lives in extraordinary ways. Here, leaders in the field of pediatric medicine use their outstanding diagnostic skills, advanced technologies, and breakthrough treatments to change lives.


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