Services available at St. Joseph's Children's Hospital located at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center
In 1994, St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center was designated by the New Jersey Legislature and State Department of Health as the Children's Hospital for Bergen, Morris, Passaic, Sussex, and Warren Counties. The Children's Hospital at St. Joseph's provides comprehensive inpatient services including a 38-bed pediatric unit, a 10-bed adolescent medicine unit, a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with 30 intensive care and 20 intermediate care bassinets, a 6-bed pediatric intensive care unit, a 6-bed step-down unit as well as extensive pediatric outpatient and subspecialty services. The pediatric intensive care unit is a major referral center for critically ill children and trauma victims from throughout northern New Jersey. The Children's Hospital at St. Joseph's is a State approved site for pediatric cardiac catheterizations and open-heart surgery.