Westchester Medical Center University Hospital (WMC) is a 635-bed Level I Trauma Center providing health services to residents of the Hudson Valley, northern New Jersey, and southern Connecticut. WMC is the only Level 1 trauma center between NYC and Albany, as well as the only burn center between NYC and Syracuse. It is known for having the highest case mix index of all hospitals in the United States. Additionally, Westchester Medical Center is the primary academic medical center and University Hospital of New York Medical College. Many of our faculty members conduct research and teach at the adjacent New York Medical College campus. WMC provides diverse specialty services through its six "Centers of Excellence", hosts one of the leading kidney and liver transplant programs in New York, and is home to Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, the only all-specialty children's hospital in the region. Westchester Medical Center is accredited by the Joint Commission (TJC), the national organization committed to improving the safety and quality of care at hospitals and healthcare organizations.