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Forging a Healthy Environment
READY ACCESS TO STATE-OF-THE- ART MEDICAL PROVIDERS ranks high among the attributes making the Princeton Mercer region an attractive place to live and do business. Inpatient and outpatient facilities work alongside urgent care centers, special services and senior care resources.
Several partnerships combine the resources of health care agencies
to inform and educate the whole community on critical health and wellness concerns. For example,
the Greater Mercer Public Health Partnership is a collaboration of hospitals, health departments, the Mercer County Department of Health and Human Services and other nonprofit organizations that aims to measurably improve the health of all county residents. Its concentrations include access to care, healthy eating, management of chronic diseases and substance abuse and addiction.
Trenton Health Team is an innovative collaboration of health care agencies and Trenton’s Department of Health
Hospitals and Physicians
Located in Hamilton Township, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital provides a network of comprehensive health care services including hospital care, prevention and wellness, primary care and specialty practices as well as outpatient diagnostic and treatment
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and Human Services dedicated to improving the well-being of the
city’s residents. It strives to expand access to high-quality, cost-effective health care while addressing housing quality, food security, neighborhood safety, education and social inequities inextricably linked to poor health outcomes.

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