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When it comes to your children – whether newborns or young adults – you want the best medical care available, when you need it and where you live. Our mission at SBH Health System is to give you and the families in our community comprehensive, easily accessible and convenient pediatric care. Our pediatricians and pediatric specialists have top notch credentials in terms of their experience, training and education.Our patients and their families get the benefits of:
Level 3 NCQA designated Medical Home
We are a Level 3 NCQA designated Medical Home where you don’t just get to see a doctor, you get to see your You have 24/7 access to our pediatricians. Patients can call after hours or on weekends and always get a return call from our on-call pediatrician in a timely manner. Our patient navigators are another set of ears and eyes for you, informing you about upcoming doctors’ appointments, answering your questions, keeping tabs on medication, and checking to see how your child is doing. As a medical home, our priority is not only to take care of your children when they are sick, but to help you keep them healthy. This includes offering information on such things as proper nutrition and exercise and, when necessary, helping you find services and resources in the community.
24/7 pediatric emergency department
Our pediatric emergency department is there when your child requires emergency care, staffed by pediatric physicians trained in emergency care. Barnabas Hospital is a New York State-designated Level II Regional Trauma Center.
Access to many subspecialists
This includes Allergy/Immunology, Behavioral and Development, Sleep Medicine, Cardiology, ENT, Gastroenterology, Hematology, Nephrology, Infectious Diseases, Neonatology, and Neurology.
Pediatric Inpatient Unit
Our hospital provides a 16-bed inpatient facility for your child if he or she ever needs hospitalization. The unit is staffed by highly trained pediatric hospitalists.
Reach Out and Read
Reach Out and Read is a unique program that encourages parents to read, sing and talk to their children with the goal of furthering the long-term development of their child.
Let us know if we can help you. SBH Health System is committed to recruiting and retaining the best healthcare professionals. If you are interested in a career or our residency program, we would love to hear from you.