CareWell Health Medical Center is a world-class 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 a cornerstone of care for nearly 120 years.
A Message from Our CEO
Welcome to CareWell Health! This is a proud moment for our historic institution. CareWell Health Medical Center, formally known as East Orange General Hospital, is a true community hospital serving, a place where every patient is family.
Our new name and brand represent our commitment to transforming this vital community asset, signaling a fresh start for this organization. Generations of children, parents, friends and loved ones have turned to us for help, hope, and healing – and we look forward to continuing to serve for many more decades to come.
Paige Dworak, FACHE
President and Chief Executive Officer