Montefiore Health System
The Montefiore Health System is an integrated care delivery network with six hospitals, an extended care facility, cutting-edge primary and specialty care provided at more than 150 locations across the region, and a school of nursing.
Montefiore Health System members:
Notable Centers of Excellence
|Children's Hospital at Montefiore|
|Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care|
|Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care|
|Montefiore Einstein Center for Transplantation|
|Montefiore in Westchester||Orthopaedic Surgery|
|Neurosurgery||Stern Stroke Center|
|Clinical Services A-Z|
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