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by The Joint Commission

Jacobi Medical Center is a member of the National Health Service Corps.

Jacobi receives the National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (NAPH) 2011 Safety Net Patient Safety Award for its Reducing Adverse Outcomes on Labor and Delivery initiative.
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Welcome to Jacobi Medical Center

At Jacobi, we offer the best of care – in the best of places. You can count on us for state of the art medical care, delivered with compassion, dignity, and respect. Many of our physicians are recognized leaders in important clinical research, thereby assuring our patients of the latest advancements in treatment options. From preventive medicine such as annual examinations and screenings, to comprehensive pediatric care, nutrition, and vaccinations, to cutting-edge specialty services, Jacobi provides you and your family with first class care in a wide range of services and specialties.

Ambulatory Services will be closed on Thanksgiving Weekend!

Ambulatory Services will be closed on Thanksgiving Weekend!
Don’t get caught off-guard, please check this information for the days our outpatient facilities will be closed.
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Dr. Jason Leider, M.D., PhD and Project B.R.I.E.F.

Did you know?
Jacobi pioneered the practice of rapid-HIV testing in the emergency room for all patients, helping identify those who are positive or at risk and linking them to the services they need. Congratulations to Dr. Jason Leider, M.D., PhD, who recently received an award for his innovative use of technology in HIV testing and care.
Click here to learn more about Dr. Leider and Project B.R.I.E.F.

Jacobi Burn Unit

Did You Know?
Over 200 patients come through Jacobi’s Burn Intensive Care Unit each year. Over the years, Jacobi has pioneered many developments in burn care. Check out NY1’s profile of the unit to learn more.
View the Story.

New Shape-Up NYC Classes
Jacobi Medical Center and North Central Bronx Hospital have teamed up with Shape-Up NYC to bring FREE fitness classes to the community.
View Class Schedule

New Bariatric Surgery Sessions Available
Learn more about how this weight loss surgery can change your life!
See Session Dates
Visit The Bariatric Service's Website

Childbirth Education Classes Offered at the Women’s Health Center at Jacobi
Three class series being offered to help expecting mothers prepare for childbirth. The topics covered include labor and delivery, postpartum, and infant care.
Childbirth Education Classes - Nov/Dec/Jan


Jacobi's Fully Accredited Breast Health Center
With this designation, patients can be assured they will have access to comprehensive breast care, including a full range of state-of-the-art services; a multidisciplinary team approach to coordinate the best treatment options; information about ongoing clinical trials and new treatment options; and, most importantly, quality breast care close to home.
View WABC News Story About Jacobi's Patient Navigation Program
Read Related Article From "HHC Today"

Cohen's Fashion Optical Comes to Jacobi
Cohen's Fashion Optical at Jacobi is now open Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. They are located in building 1 (near Pelham Parkway Entrance). For more information call (718) 828-0005. Visit the store today!
View Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Photo
Visit Cohen's Fashion Optical Website

Daily News Covers "Lullaby Project" with Carnegie Hall
Jacobi, in partnership with Carnegie Hall, offers young expecting mothers educational and music classes to educate and stimulate newborns in their development.
Read the Article


Jacobi's Chief Trauma Surgeon Is Among Leading Gun-Control Activists
Dr. Teperman's advocacy is drawn from his experience treating patients suffering from gunshot wounds at the Jacobi Medical Center.
Read the NY Daily News story
View the Article From El Diario
Watch Dr. Teperman’s Video for the "Demand a Plan" Campaign
Click to See NY1's Story


Jacobi's Regional Snakebite Treatment Center
Did you know Jacobi has the ONLY Snakebite Treatment Center in the tri-state are and has treated 175 patients over the past 30 years?
Learn More
Visit the Emergency Medicine Dept. Snakebite Treatment Site

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