Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital

Award Winning Pediatric
Emergency Care


Many of our Magnet award-winning nurses have professional certification in pediatric emergency nursing and pediatric nursing. Nurses in the Pediatric Emergency Department also obtain an emergency nursing association certification in trauma nursing (TNCC).

Information For Physicians


Patient Transfers
To transfer a patient to Hackensack University Medical Center, please call 855-367-4862.

Advancing Education and Research
Our physicians and nurses educate clinicians and other healthcare professionals from multiple disciplines. We are affiliated with area medical schools and other institutions, teaching the healthcare professionals of the future. We also mentor students from various high schools, colleges, and graduate schools. Pediatric Emergency Department staff are involved in national and regional research projects and quality improvement initiatives.

Our Pediatric Emergency Medicine Specialists


Pediatric Resources

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Pediatric Surgery

Families from all over come to the Children’s Hospital to have surgery because of our expertise and our family-focused care.

Advanced Compassionate Treatment

Child Life Specialists

These professionals provide education and emotional support to help children and their families cope with the experience of illness and being in the hospital.

Supporting Children and Families

Pediatric Services

The pediatric specialists at Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital have dedicated their lives to delivering the specialized care kids and families need and depend on.

Changing Lives in Extraordinary Ways

Pediatric Social Work Services

Visit our Pediatrics Social Work page for many helpful online resources that you may be interested in.

Social Work Resources