About Jacobi Medical Center

More about Jacobi Medical Center

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  • Affiliated with the Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Burn center
  • Level I trauma center (New York City's busiest)
  • Mission: Provide high-quality care, regardless of the patient's ability to pay
  • New outpatient pavilion, inpatient unit, and ED center
  • New state-of-the-art NICU/Nursery/ Labor and Delivery Unit
  • Only multi-person hyperbaric chamber in New York City
  • Snake bite center

Pediatrics at Jacobi

  • 57,000 emergency department visits per year
  • 72,000 outpatient visits per year
  • 2,300 admissions per year
  • Patient diversity: >50 countries represented
  • Resident-run service
  • All patients <18 years of age are cared for by the Department of Pediatrics
  • All children with surgical conditions are seen by Pediatrics
  • Only Pediatric residents can write orders on inpatients
  • One-to-one mentoring in continuity clinic
  • Third and fourth-year medical students from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine