Bellevue's efficient and state-of-the-art Emergency Room and Level I Trauma Center deliver complete around-the-clock care in adult, pediatric and psychiatric emergencies as well as in the nationally-designated categories of cardiac, neurological, toxicologic and neonatal emergencies. The hospital has one of the top cardiovascular programs in the State. Bellevue has long been a pioneer in identifying and categorizing mental illness and training psychiatrists and psychiatric nurses.
Bellevue has defined the standard of practice for microsurgical replantation of hands, fingers and limbs as well as brain and spinal cord injuries. Its Geriatric Ambulatory Care Program is among the largest in the nation, caring for more than 5,000 seniors annually. In Perinatal care, Bellevue provides the latest medical technology, and our high-risk obstetrical clinics assure mothers and babies comprehensive primary, obstetrical and gynecological care. Obstetrical services include midwifery-based birthing for low-risk mothers to a high-risk obstetrical area equipped to handle extremely complicated cases.
In addition to providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient state-of-the-art care, Bellevue is a medical specialty referral source city-wide.
Bellevue has an academic affiliation with the New York University School of Medicine, which assures Bellevue patients of care from outstanding medical experts. The hospital also serves as the medical facility for dignitaries visiting New York City, including the President of the U.S. and diplomats from the United Nations.