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We are open.
We are clean.
We are ready.

Holy Name Medical Center is happy to announce that we have begun our return to normal operations. You may wonder, Is the hospital safe? Yes. We are ready. Ready to partner with you and your family on all your healthcare needs.

Holy Name is the first hospital in North Jersey to complete a rigorous, deep cleaning of our 450,000 square feet of clinical and non-clinical space. We started with manual disinfection, then applied electrostatic sanitizing mist, and finally, blasted UV-C light to kill more than 30 types of pathogens — including Covid-19.

Now is a good time to think about your overall health and wellness. How can Holy Name help you?

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Key Phone Numbers

  • Medical Center Operator

  • 201-833-3000

  • Physician Referral Service

  • 877-HOLY-NAME (465-9626)

  • Patient Information

  • 201-833-3300

  • Foundation (Donations)

  • 201-833-3187

  • Human Resources

  • 201-833-7040

  • Medical Staff Office

  • 201-833-3352

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For general questions or comments, email info@holyname.org


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201-541-5900
201-541-6305

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Skin Cancer

Overview

Skin cancer comes from the abnormal growth of damaged skin cells, which is most often caused by ultraviolet radiation from the sun or tanning beds. There are three main types of skin cancer - melanoma, squamous cell and basal cell. They are generally diagnosed initially by a primary care physician or dermatologist. Most are easily treated with outpatient therapies.

Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer. About 180,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with it every year. More than 4 million individuals develop basal cell and 1 million get squamous cell annually.

The Patricia Lynch Cancer Center at Holy Name has a multi-disciplinary team of experienced and skilled medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, nurses and support staff to diagnose and treat advanced skin cancers. Together they provide a compassionate, unified approach in creating a personal strategy for each patient's unique medical, emotional and lifestyle needs.