Dedicated to Lifelong Wellness at Rutgers Health

New Jersey’s Leader in Academic Health Care

Rutgers prepares tomorrow’s health care providers and conducts life-changing research at New Jersey’s top schools for medicine, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, public health, and health professions. And Rutgers Health, with partner RWJBarnabas Health, is New Jersey’s leading academic health system, bringing practitioners and innovators together to make the world well.

A Commitment to Better Health

Where Rutgers' education, research, and clinical health care come together.

2.8 million
Annual Patient Visits to Rutgers Health Practices
Ongoing Clinical Trials
Faculty (physicians, dentists, mental health professionals, and other health practitioners)
$800.4 million
Annual Spending on Patient Care
Students in the Health Fields

#1 in New Jersey

NJs Top-Ranked Programs for Health Care Students Are at Rutgers

  • Dentistry
  • Medical Schools–Research
  • Nursing–Anesthesia
  • Nursing–D.N.P.
  • Nursing–Master’s
  • Nursing–Midwifery
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician Assistant
  • Public Health
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
PhD Nursing Science Research students at Rutgers School of Nursing

Rutgers Health

Rutgers Health is Rutgers’ clinical enterprise, offering exceptional patient care in coordination with RWJBarnabas Health, the state’s largest integrated health care delivery system. With the latest research and innovations informing patient care, new treatments, and the training of practitioners, Rutgers Health is New Jersey’s leading academic health care provider.

A doctor meets with a patient.

A New State-of-the-Art Home for Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

The Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is the state’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Together with RWJBarnabas Health—providing premier cancer research and world-class patient care—the institute will have a new home: the Jack and Sheryl Morris Cancer Center, the state’s first freestanding cancer hospital.

New Cancer Institute of New Jersey Building Interior Rendering

The Future of Care at New Jersey’s only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

Only at Rutgers Health

The World Trade Center Health Program Clinical Center of Excellence—New Jersey’s only WTC health center—provides care at no cost for patients with health conditions related to the 9/11 terror attacks.

Rutgers School of Dental Medicine is the state’s largest provider of oral health care, with 136,000+ annual patient visits. The school provides several specialized programs for hundreds of patients with orofacial pain and HIV/AIDS as well as targeted programs for various patient groups, such as Holocaust survivors and veterans. 

Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care’s Vets4Warriors Program offers 24/7 confidential peer support to veterans, service members, family members, and caregivers.

Headquartered at Rutgers, the statewide Institute for Translational Medicine and Science moves research discoveries into clinical practice and is the gateway to clinical trials at Rutgers, offering patients access to hundreds of new treatments.

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