Located in Belleville, NJ, hugging the borders of suburbia and city, Clara
Maass is a community hospital that offers patients expert care in a technology-rich
environment, close to home. Nicknamed "Hospital in The Park"
because of its close proximity to lovely Branch Brook Park, site of the
famous cherry blossom festivals, Clara Maass Medical Center is a facility
serving primarily residents of Essex, Hudson, and Bergen Counties.
Founded in 1868 as the Newark German Hospital, Clara Maass is staffed by
more than 700 physicians and 2,000 employees delivering care to more than
19,000 residents each year. As the first hospital in the United States
to bear the name of a nurse as its corporate identity, Clara Maass Medical
Center carries on a rich tradition of health care.
Clara Maass centers and services include the Women’s Health Center,
Nuclear Medicine, The Cancer Center at Clara Maass, Diagnostic Cardiac
Services including Cardiac Catheterization, Emergency Angioplasty and
Rehabilitation, The Pain Management Center, The Joint & Spine Institute,
a Vascular Center, Same Day Surgery, The Wound Center at Clara Maass,
The Center for Sleep Disorders, The Bariatric Surgery Center, Rehabilitation
Services, Comprehensive Ophthalmology Services, Maternity Services and
Parent Education, Pediatrics, a state-of-the-art Emergency Department,
Radiology services and community outreach programs.
The staff of dedicated physicians, nurses, and health care professionals
is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care services
and health education to the community and the region.