If your child has a serious injury or illness, specialized trauma care can make all the difference. Our trauma centers are staffed around the clock with highly trained professionals and are equipped with advanced technology and capabilities.
Trauma Center at Hackensack University Medical Center
The trauma center at Hackensack University Medical Center is a Level II Regional Trauma Center, and the only Level II Trauma Center in Bergen County, as designated by the State of New Jersey and the American College of Surgeons.
We provide specialized trauma care for critically injured adults and children throughout the New Jersey-New York region. New trauma resuscitation rooms feature the latest, leading-edge technology. A dedicated emergency medical transportation helicopter, AirMed One, provides life-saving service. You can be sure your family receives care from the most experienced trauma team.
Trauma Center at Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Jersey Shore University Medical Center is the only Level II Pediatric Trauma Center in the region, and one of only three in the state, verified by the Verification Review Committee of the American College of Surgeons. We are equipped to treat the most complex injuries from traumatic events including motor vehicle accidents, falls, sports injuries, drowning, or physical assault. Our Emil Buehler Helipad operates 24 hours a day for Medevac transport directly from the scene or between facilities.
Seamless access to critical care
Our children’s hospitals ensure seamless access to critical care, from surgery and pediatric intensive care and medical/surgical units, to child life services and rehabilitation.
We provide vital, life-saving services including:
24-hour coverage by a board-certified trauma team, and specialists in emergency medicine, orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, anesthesiology and radiology
24-hour CT, MRI and X-ray imaging
Dedicated operating rooms staffed around the clock
Access to more than 200 pediatric subspecialists
Devoted ultrasound equipment that allows surgeons to pinpoint critical injuries
Team of trauma-specialty nurses and technicians
Specialized rehabilitation for children
Trauma and injury prevention programs to support patients close to home
The trauma admitting area is staffed by specialized nurses and technicians whose sole responsibility is to care for trauma patients. Every step of the way, trauma patients receive the specialized care they need to increase their chance of survival and preserve their quality of life.
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Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack, NJ 07601 551-996-2609
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
1945 Route 33, Neptune, NJ 07753 732-776-4949