Founded in 1884, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) New Brunswick, is an academic medical center whose Centers of Excellence include cardiovascular care from minimally invasive heart surgery to transplantation, cancer care, stroke care, neuroscience, orthopedics, and women’s and children’s care, including The Bristolâ€Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH).
BMSCH serves as the focal point of New Brunswick’s growing children’s health campus, which includes the Child Health Institute of New Jersey, PSE&G Children’s Specialized Hospital, and Ronald McDonald Houseâ€New Brunswick. The freeâ€standing, stateâ€designated, acute care children’s hospital is a stateâ€ofâ€theâ€art facility that is specially designed to care for children. From pediatric surgery, urology, and cardiology to oncology, hematology, and pulmonology, BMSCH’s specialists and intensivists provide advanced care for children of all ages—from fragile newborns to adolescents.
As the flagship cancer hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, RWJUH New Brunswick is an innovative leader in advancing stateâ€ofâ€theâ€art care. Featuring a Level 1 Trauma Center and the first Pediatric Trauma Center in the state, RWJUH’s New Brunswick campus serves as a national resource in its groundâ€breaking approaches to emergency preparedness.
To improve the health and well-being of the patients and communities we serve by:
-Fostering an environment of excellence in all areas including the provision of the highest quality, evidenced based patient care in collaboration with the hospital's health care professionals
-Advancing patient care by the diffusion of medical knowledge
-Facilitating medical discovery that improves patient care
-Promoting and engaging in community outreach activities to enhance the health of the residents of our region
-Exhibiting stewardship of all available resources
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, in partnership with Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, will be a leading, nationally distinguished academic medical center.