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CareWell is the place you can count on to get well, be well, and stay well.

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Visitor Information

We prioritize the safety and well-being of our patients, visitors and staff.

Who We Are.

At CareWell Health Medical Center, we care for the entire person. That means your physical, behavioral and emotional health. You can count on us to help you with the medical challenges that everyone faces in life, from the common to the complicated.

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How We’re Different.

From our famous campus along Central Avenue, CareWell Health Medical Center takes pride in being a small, loving community hospital where everyone is welcomed – and feels that way, too.


What We Do.

CareWell Health Medical Center is a boutique community hospital serving Essex County, a place where every patient is family. Formerly known as East Orange General Hospital, we are the sole independent, acute care hospital in Essex County – and deeply proud to be the cornerstone of care here for almost 120 years.

  • Behavioral Health
  • Women’s Health
  • Family Health
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Same-day Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Cardiology
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Dialysis
  • Physical Rehabilitation
  • Lab and Pathology Services
  • Wound Care
  • Weight Loss Support
  • And many more

Positive Words From Our Patients

“The nurses were very friendly and engaging! The doctor was compassionate! The area was clean and warm! I was extremely pleased with the care I received in the Emergency Department. They treated me with dignity and respect! Great experience!”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“It was a good experience and it was comfortable. The staff were very helpful and never left for long periods of time. THANK YOU and KEEP UP GOOD WORK! I recommend this hospital.”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“Friendly staff, quick in and out time, super friendly nurses!”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“The intake was so timely! The ER nurses were very attentive, patient and respectful. The doctor was very informative and caring. The radiologist was always smiling, respectful, and he showed concern for my wellbeing.”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“The wait was not very long and everyone was nice and helpful.”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“Everyone involved took time to offer me educational knowledge. There was a smooth and efficient flow, and the doctors involvement was short and precise!”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“The overall experience was great I appreciate the staff’s tremendous help.”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“Had one of my best visits to this hospital. Loved the fact that it wasn’t busy. Got a lot done in a short time. Staff was very pleasant and helpful.”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“The doctor assigned to me was VERY NICE. She put my mind at ease and even gave me some good tips to do at home. She even helped me with healthy food choices to start eating.”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“They were stellar and I remarked that I would love to tell the world in a commercial and on social media, The doctor was collaborative and informative making sound decision that alleviated my concerns, The nurses were empathetic and knowledgeable and had a positive genuine attitude towards me, There was no wait the nurses were extremely competent efficient and sincerely cared.”

Positive Words From Our Patients

“Very friendly and attentive. The intake attendant was very efficient and understanding.  Compared to larger hospitals, I would come here first.”