Every child is seen and treated in a timely fashion, by a dedicated team skilled at caring for the unique needs of children. The team includes board certified pediatricians who are on call 24/7, certified pediatric nurses, emergency care trained nurses, and board certified emergency physicians.
Every pediatric nurse at Hackensack Meridian Health is a registered professional with experience and specialized education in the care of newborn, child and adolescent patients. Our nurses can offer you a wealth of advice and assistance during your child’s hospitalization.
For children under 18 years of age who need specialized care, Hackensack Meridian Health has board-certified pediatric cardiologists on staff. In addition, new parents may need the special expertise provided by our neonatologists, who are board-certified specialists in the care of high-risk infants.
We provide round-the-clock services of a hospital based pediatrician to respond to emergencies and to confer with your Pediatrician if necessary.
Hackensack Meridian Health strives to meet the needs of the family by providing:
24-hour visitation for parents and flexible hours for other family members
Sleeper chairs for parent overnight stay
A play room with toys, games, books, video games, and DVDs appropriate for all ages
A closed circuit DVD library system offering new releases and old favorites