Jefferson Health
We Improve Lives

Now more than ever, Jefferson Health is improving lives through exceptional care in the Greater Philadelphia area and South Jersey. With 9 nationally ranked specialties, Jefferson continues to top U.S. News & World Report’s list of best hospitals in the area.

Improving Lives Through Our Attention to Safety

We’ve cared for more COVID-19 patients than any other system in the Philadelphia area.
Learn how we are keeping you safe during your visit.

Improving Lives throughout the Region

  • Philadelphia
  • Montgomery County
  • Bucks County
  • South Jersey

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Safety is our main focus

The health and safety of our patients and employees is our highest priority during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Learn how our team of physicians and healthcare professionals is taking the steps needed to ensure your safety.

Updates as of January 6, 2021

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LGBTQ+ Program at Jefferson

Providing care to the LGBTQ+ community from providers who have self-identified as culturally competent in caring for LGBTQ+ patients and have knowledge or special training in LGBTQ+ health.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Visitor Policies

Updated guidelines for patients and their visitors

To ensure the health and safety of patients and their visitors we have implemented new protocols. We will always compassionately consider the circumstances of each patient when it comes to visitor/family presence.

Updates as of January 6, 2021

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Patient consulting with doctor on tablet

Talk to Your Doctor About JeffConnect

JeffConnect makes it easy to get the care you need without leaving your home or office. Meet face-to-face with our doctors using your cell phone, tablet or computer with a web cam. Jefferson emergency medicine physicians in Center City are available 24/7 through On-Demand Video Visits for stomachaches, cold and flu symptoms, and more. Take advantage of JeffConnect to request a second opinion from a Jefferson physician, or schedule a video visit instead of an office follow-up with your doctor.

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Our Care Network

Jefferson Health offers an extensive care network with offices throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Use the directory and map to find the best location for you including detailed driving directions and further information about services available at each of our offices.

Frontline Physician

A Frontline Physician Reveals the Hard Realities of COVID-19

Dr. Chris Haines shares the comfort and hope he has for the future and lessons learned navigating the uncertainties of the pandemic.

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Prostate Cancer

An Unexpected and Novel Target for Prostate Cancer — Our Biological Clock

Researchers find that CRY-1, a regulator of circadian rhythms, promotes tumor progression by altering DNA repair.

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A Call for Action Against Racism in Medicine

Worn from carrying the burden of fighting against racial injustice, a group of physicians pen a letter titled “Dear White People” asking colleagues in medicine to take up the cause of anti-racism.

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Breast Cancer

A Breast Cancer Diagnosis Followed Finding a Small Lump, But this NJ Mom is Fighting

Christina Lawrence is surrounded by the support of her family and friends as she receives integrated care in both New Jersey and Center City and undergoes radiation treatment on the Linear Accelerator (LINAC) machine, a new state-of-the-art technology available.

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Is COVID-19 Affecting Your Gut Health?

A gastroenterologist explains how stress, lifestyle changes and COVID-19 could be giving you a bad "gut feeling."

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Mental Health

Your Mental Health Toolbox for 2021

Last year taught us many things about how stress impacts our mental and physical health. Enter 2021 with the right tools to cope.

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A New LGBTQ+ Affirming Practice Focuses on Safe and Compassionate Care

This winter, Jefferson Health Haddonfield Primary & Specialty Care will open, providing a safe space for LGBTQ+ patients to seek inclusive, multidisciplinary care.

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Are People with Sleep Apnea at a Higher Risk of COVID-19?

The answer is not so simple, according to otolaryngologist Dr. Maurits Boon and sleep medicine specialist Dr. Karl Doghramji.

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We are reimagining diversity and inclusion to promote and cultivate an inclusive environment that celebrates the differences and similarities of our patients, families, students, workforce and the communities we serve to achieve an equitable culture.

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