The history of NPHS, its mission statement, and other useful info.
List of services, info on physicians, plus comments by doctors, nurses, employees & patients.
List of services, info on physicians, plus comments by doctors, nurses, employees & patients.
Information about medical services, primary care doctors, specialists and other health care providers, available through NPHS.
Info on visiting hours, directions, transportation & parking, and important phone numbers.
Listing of all the health plans that each hospital accepts.
Health information, events, and activites for senior citizens.
NPHS en Espanol
Information for healthcare professionals including:  Physician referral, department overviews, and research & database links.
General health information, and tips to help stay healthy.
A new health or medical topic each week.

ST. JOSEPH’S HOSPITAL Patient Handbook
Working towards a healthy community

PLANNING AHEAD

PLANNING AHEAD FOR YOUR DISCHARGE
A professional Social Worker can help you and your family get an important start on the many details involved in planning for your discharge, especially when you might need care following your hospitalization.

Our staff person can assist you and your family in making preparations for nursing homes, rehabilitation hospitals, and other community living arrangements and services. They are also there to help you and your family cope with any emotional, social, physical and financial concerns related to your hospitalization, contact Social Services at Extension 9138.

INSURANCE COVERAGE AND BILLING
A financial counselor is available for those individuals who may have questions regarding their bill or who are concerned about their ability to pay. The counselor can be reached at Extension 2063.