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Health Care Facilities for Children in NJ

Pediatric Health Care Financial Assistance Health Education Museum
Health Care Facilities

HealthCareBlueBook.com
Enter medical service and zip code and the average fee providers in the area accept as payment from an insurance company is given. Check "Resources for Patients" for additional helpful information.

HealthGrades.com
Health care ratings organization provides ratings and profiles of hospitals, nursing homes and physicians to consumers, corporations, health plans and hospitals. 

Health Insurance Education
New Jersey's Children's Specialized Hospital provides valuable information to help parents navigate insurance exchanges and select the best insurance product for their family.

Community Health & Wellness Programs
Check the websites of area hospitals and major medical centers to find community programs on health, fitness, parenting and wellness topics. Most are free and open to the public.

pediatric health care

Children's Specialized Hospital
150 New Providence Rd., Mountainside, NJ, and 13 different New Jersey locations, 1-888-CHILDREN (244-5373).

Shriners Hospitals for Children
Philadelphia, 800-281-4050; North America, 800-237-5055. A network of 22 pediatric specialty hospitals, founded by the Shrine, provide expert, no-cost orthopaedic and burn care to children under 18.

Weisman Children's Rehabilitation Hospital
92 Brick Rd., Marlton, 856-489-4520. Inpatient, outpatient and medical day care locations.

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health care facilities

Atlantic Health System
• Morristown Medical Center  
  100 Madison Ave., Morristown, 973-971-5000.
• Overlook Medical Center  
  99 Beauvoir Ave., Summit, 908-522-2000.
• Newton Medical Center  
  175 High St., Newton, 973-383-2121.
• Goryeb Children's Hospital
  973-971-5000. Locations in Morristown, Summit, Newton, Sparta, Pompton Plains, Flemington, East Brunswick
• Chambers Center for Well Being
  435 South St., Morristown, 973-971-6301.

CentraState Healthcare System
901 W. Main St., Freehold, 732-431-2000.

The Children's Hospital at Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Ave., New Brunswick, 732-745-8600.

Cooper Children's Regional Hospital
One Cooper Plaza, Camden, 800-826-6737.

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave., Hackensack, 201-996-2000.

JFK Medical Center
65 James St., Edison, NJ 08818, 732-321-7000.

Matheny Medical and Educational Center
65 Highland Ave., PO Box 339, Peapack, 908-234-0011. A hospital for children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
One Robert Wood Johnson Place, New Brunswick, 732-828-3000. For information about fitness and wellness events open to the public, call 888-637-9584.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset
  110 Rehill Ave., Somerville, 908-685-2200

RWJBarnabas Health
Visit website link for facilities throughout New Jersey.

Summit Medical Group
Main Campus: 1 Diamond Hill Rd., Berkeley Heights, 908-273-4300.

University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro
Princeton HealthCare System, One Plainsboro Rd., Plainsboro, 609-853-7000; Information Desk 609-853-6006.

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financial assistance

Catastrophic Illness in Children Relief Fund Commission
PO Box 700, Trenton, NJ 08625, 800-335-FUND (3863). New Jersey state fund provides financial assistance to families coping with uncovered expenses associated with a child's illness. Families of any income may qualify and the fund does not limit coverage to specific diseases or diagnoses.

NJ Family Care
800-701-0710. Program of the NJ Department of Human Services provides affordable, quality health insurance to qualified families on a sliding fee scale.

Shriners Hospitals for Children
Philadelphia, 800-281-4050; North America, 800-237-5055. A network of 22 pediatric specialty hospitals, founded by the Shrine, provide expert, no-cost orthopaedic and burn care to children under 18.

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health education museum

Adventure to Health
CentraState Healthcare System, Ambulatory Campus, 901 W. Main St., Freehold, 732-308-1850. Weekdays 11-4 when schools are not in session, weekends by appointment. To schedule class trips or scout groups, call 732-308-1850. Adults & ages 6 & older $8. Visitors enter a human torso and learn about the human body through 19 interactive stations focused on body systems, safety, fitness and healthy food choices. Recommended for ages 6 and older. Birthday parties.