Welcome to SBH Health System, a community-based, patient-friendly healthcare system serving individuals and families in the Bronx, New York. Our expanding healthcare network provides high-quality inpatient, outpatient and emergency medical, mental health and dental services throughout the borough.
At SBH Health System we are committed to improving the health of our community and dedicated to providing compassionate, comprehensive and innovative healthcare in a safe environment where the patient always comes first. We provide complete, open and timely access to the highest quality of care, regardless of one’s ability to pay.
As an urban healthcare system, we take special pride in our location, a ten-acre landscaped campus in the heart of the Bronx. The site is home to St. Barnabas Hospital, a seven-story ambulatory care facility, and a 40-station dialysis treatment center. In addition, we provide primary care, specialty services and behavioral healthcare at Southern Medical Group in the South Bronx.
Central to our healthcare system is St. Barnabas Hospital, a 422-bed, not-for-profit, nonsectarian, acute care community hospital and Level I Trauma Center authorized to treat the most critically ill and severely injured patients. As a New York State-designated Stroke Center and State-designated AIDS Center, we provide access to much-needed services in our community.
St. Barnabas is a major provider of ambulatory care services, with more than 400,000 outpatient visits annually. Our primary care physicians, specialists and subspecialists offer a full scope of healthcare services to meet our patients’ changing healthcare needs. The Center has achieved designation as an NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home, which means that our patients benefit from the newest and best model of care available. They not only have their own personal doctor, they have a whole healthcare team dedicated to their care.
One of the largest providers of mental health services in the Bronx, SBH Behavioral Health facilities provide essential services through 19 programs designed to support and meet the mental health needs of adults, teenagers and children in the borough. The Center’s highly trained staff handles more than 160,000 visits annually, underscoring the crucial need for these services and the important role of this facility in our network.
Graduate Medical Education
SBH Health System trains 280 physicians annually and offers residency programs in a variety of disciplines including internal medicine, pediatrics, and surgery. We are also proud to run one of the country’s largest hospital-based general practice dental residency programs. SBH Health System is affiliated with Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education of the City University of New York, New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
St. Barnabas is accredited by the Joint Commission.