Quarternary Care

Advanced levels of health care which are highly specialized and not widely used, in particular experimental medicine, service-oriented surgeries and other less common approaches to treatment and diagnostics
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With the advent of superspecialization and technological advances, some health experts have added a quarternary care, which can offer highly sophisticated laboratory and diagnostic evaluation plus the services of highly trained superspecialists.
NJH has added more than 70 physicians/researchers to its staff over the past three years and expanded its strategic focus of providing leadership and innovation in translational research and quarternary care for respiratory and immunologic medicine through the establishment of several new initiatives including an institutional tissue biobank.