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 OUTPATIENT SERVICES

Ambulatory Services
SJH offers a broad range of ambulatory care services designed and delivered to meet the multi-cultural needs of patients in this community.  SJH operates various ambulatory care clinics, including primary, specialty and fast track that provided almost 14,000 patient visits in Fiscal Year 1999.  These included primary adult health care and pediatrics, fast track for non-emergent treatment and nineteen (19) specialty clinics, including ENT, podiatry, surgery and orthopedics.

Emergency Service
SJH'sl Emergency Department is classified as a Level II Emergency Center.  The level of care available ranges from the continuation or initiation of advanced life support measures to the assessment and treatment of minor illnesses or injuries or acute exacerbations of a chronic medical condition.  Emergency services are provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  The facility is staffed by physicians, registered nurses, a physician’s assistant, a nurse practitioner and nursing assistants.  SJH’s emergency department is instrumental in providing medical/surgical admissions.  In Fiscal Year 1999, the emergency department had 14,000 visits of which 3,298 were admitted as medical/surgical patients.  This represents ninety-one percent (91%) of the total medical/surgical admissions for Fiscal Year 1999.

The Care Clinic at St. Joseph's Hospital
The Care Clinic at SJH is a comprehensive, wholly dedicated AIDS care program which provides HIV medical care, case management services, meals, legal assistance, clinical trials and drug rehabilitation services.

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