HackensackUMC Welcomes Genna W. Klein, M.D.
January 7, 2015 01:44 PM
Genna W. Klein, M.D. joins HackensackUMC as a pediatric endocrinologist at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital.
Hackensack University Medical Center is pleased toannounce that Genna W. Klein, M.D. has joined the medical staff. She serves as a pediatric endocrinologist at the Molly Center for Children with Diabetes and Endocrine Disorders at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at HackensackUMC.
Dr. Klein received her medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY. She completed her pediatric internship, residency, chief residency and pediatric endocrinology fellowship at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, NY. Dr. Klein is board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology. She is a member of the Pediatric Endocrine Society and the Endocrine Society.
Prior to joining HackensackUMC, Dr. Klein served as an assistant professor of Pediatrics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and as an attending physician at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore in Bronx, NY. Her expertise encompasses pediatric endocrine disorders and she is especially interested in interventions to improve patient adherence.
The Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital provides comprehensive medical and surgical pediatric care in more than 30 specialties, all integrated within a state-of-the-art child-and-family-focused facility.
About Hackensack University Medical Center
HackensackUMC, a nonprofit teaching and research hospital located in Bergen County, NJ, is the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in the state. Founded in 1888 as the county’s first hospital, it is the flagship hospital of Hackensack University Health Network, one of the largest health networks in the state comprised of 1,250 beds, nearly 10,000 employees and 2,700 credentialed physicians. HackensackUMC was listed as the number one hospital in New Jersey in the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospital rankings for 2014-15. It is one of the top 30 hospitals in the nation by receiving 11 national specialty rankings, including a national ranking for the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital in Neurology and Neurosurgery in the 2014-15 Best Children’s Hospitals. The children’s hospital is housed with the Donna A. Sanzari Women’s Hospital in the Sarkis and Siran Gabrellian Women’s and Children’s Pavilion, which was designed with The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center, and was included on the Green Guide’s list of Top 10 Green Hospitals in the U.S. HackensackUMC is among Healthgrades® America’s Best 100 Hospitals in five different areas, is one of Healthgrades America's 50 Best Hospitals™ for eight years in a row, and received the Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ 12 years in a row. The medical center has also been named a Leapfrog Top Hospital, and received 23 Gold Seals of Approval™ by the Joint Commission – more than any other hospital in the country. It was the first hospital in New Jersey and second in the nation to become a Magnet® recognized hospital for nursing excellence; receiving its fifth consecutive designation in 2014. HackensackUMC is the Hometown Hospital of the New York Giants and the New York Red Bulls and was Official Medical Services Provider to The Barclays PGA Golf Tournament and the NY/NJ Super Bowl XLV111 Host Committee. It remains committed to its community through fundraising and community events. To learn more, visit: www.HackensackUMC.org.