Mission

mission-webMission Statement

The Partnership for Maternal and Child Health of Northern New Jersey, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c )(3) organization of health care professionals and consumers dedicated to providing education and increasing community awareness by facilitating collaboration among the private sector, the public sector, and maternal and child health care providers for the delivery of high quality coordinated maternal and child health care.

The mission of the Partnership includes the following:

  • To gather, analyze, interpret and report data, identify needs for the development of a regional plan that contributes to the improvement of the maternal and child health needs in the region.
  • To decrease the disparities in healthcare outcomes between different socioeconomic and racial groups and eliminating the barriers to health care services for women and children.
  • To foster interdisciplinary communication, education and collaboration for the care of woman and children in the region.
  • To intensify efforts toward the improvement and prevention of adverse maternal and child health outcomes by addressing community risk factors.
  • To maintain a total quality improvement program relating to maternal and child health service within the region.
  • To secure multiple funding resources related to maternal and child health.

Michael Lamacchia, MD Elected new Chair of Board of Trustees

Michael A. Lamacchia, MD, Chairman, Department of Pediatrics at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center and St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital,

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Winners Announced for Fifth Annual Adolescent Immunization Awareness Contest

New Jersey Middle School and High School Students Promote Vaccine Awareness in the Annual Protect Me With 3+ Poster and Video Contest Newark,

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Paterson Team Goes Red

    The Partnership team shown here from our Paterson office as well as staff at our other sites join the American Heart

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Project LAUNCH

Through a grant from the New Jersey Department of Children and Families to support the Project LAUNCH initiative in Essex County, the

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Web Resources

Resource Links  Website listing for various maternal child health related topics. Includes links to on-line continuing education modules for

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