Children's Health

Children's Hospitals


Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital


30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601

Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital is a 105-bed acute care hospital located at Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, NJ. Our children’s hospital is affiliated with the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. We provide quaternary care services for children including gene therapy for rare diseases, pediatric kidney transplantation, epilepsy surgery, and the only Blood and Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation Program in New Jersey for children with cancer and life-threatening genetic conditions.

Hackensack University Medical Center is a 781-bed nonprofit teaching and research hospital and is the state’s largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services. Ranked #2 in New Jersey by U.S. News & World Report, Hackensack University Medical Center continues to set a high bar for New Jersey hospitals. In addition to its Best Hospitals ranking, Hackensack University Medical Center also is ranked High Performing in the U.S. in Cancer, Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Gastroenterology and GI, Surgery, Geriatrics, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology and Urology.

K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital


1945 Rt-33, Neptune City, NJ 07753

K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital is an 88-bed acute care hospital located at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, NJ. It features the only pediatric trauma center in its region, and is one of only three in the state. Additionally, the hospital is supported by a large network of primary care pediatricians delivering care at several locations in Monmouth and Ocean Counties.

Jersey Shore University Medical Center is a 646-bed nonprofit teaching and research hospital in Neptune Township, NJ. Jersey Shore University Medical Center is ranked #6 in New Jersey by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, Jersey Shore University Medical Center is ranked High Performing in the U.S. in Orthopedics and Nephrology.

Designated Pediatric Emergency Departments


K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital
Pediatric Emergency Department


1945 Rt-33, Neptune City, NJ 07753

If your child is experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 immediately or visit your nearest emergency department.

Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital
Pediatric Emergency Department


30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601

If your child is experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 immediately or visit your nearest emergency department.

Convenient Care


Urgent Care Options


Hackensack Meridian Health is here for you when you need quality care the most – evenings, weekends and holidays included. We offer a variety of walk in, on demand or by appointment virtual care options with board-certified physicians and specialists.
Our urgent cares are here for you when you need care and your regular physician is not available. Curbside care options available.

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