Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
195 Little Albany Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08903-2681
1 Robert Wood Johnson Place
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
The Cancer Hospital of New Jersey at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is the flagship hospital of The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, offering patients the most advanced cancer care and access to a multidisciplinary team of specialists, including medical, surgical and radiation oncologists, nurse specialists and pharmacists. The Cancer Hospital of New Jersey features a dedicated team of oncology-focused healthcare providers including certified oncology nurses, pharmacists, discharge planners and social workers.
Recognized by the American College of Surgeons as a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Program, the Cancer Hospital of New Jersey at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital features an outpatient chemotherapy treatment area, bone marrow transplant unit, medical oncology unit, surgical oncology unit and an urgent-care center. This 123-bed "hospital within a hospital" also offers spacious private rooms with hotel-like amenities such as refrigerators, VCRs and CD players, and sleeping accommodations for family members. Each floor has a family lounge with Internet-equipped computers. In addition, the Cancer Hospital of New Jersey works with Compassionate Care Hospice to provide four inpatient hospice beds to ensure a smooth transition from acute care to home hospice care.
The hospital offers wide-ranging oncology services including diagnostic, laboratory pain management and psychosocial support. The Radiation Oncology Department offers the latest diagnostic and treatment technology, including two linear accelerators, Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), CT Simulation, Stereotactic Radio surgery, brachytherapy and a virtually paperless and filmless radiation oncology operation. The hospital’s Women’s Imaging Center offers the latest in mammography technology, breast and gynecological ultrasound.
For pediatric patients, The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital houses the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology unit. Patients are supported with age-appropriate medical, psychological and spiritual care in an environment that is child-friendly and family-focused.
For more information on services offered by Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, please call 732-828-3000.