Transferring a Patient

The Burn Center at Cooperman Barnabas is New Jersey’s designated burn treatment facility. For 24-hour transportation or consultation to The Burn Center at Cooperman Barnabas, call (973) 322-5920.

Referral Criteria


  • Partial thickness (2°) burns > 10% TBSA
  • Full thickness (3°) burns, in any age group
  • Burns to the face, hands, feet, genitalia or major joints
  • Electrical, Chemical or Inhalation burns
  • Patients with pre-existing medical disorders compromising outcome
  • Patients with burns and concomitant trauma.Follow local regional medical control and triage protocols
  • Patients requiring extensive social, emotional or long-term rehabilitation support
  • Pediatric burns without qualified personnel or equipment

Guidelines For Care of Burn Patients

Emergency Guidelines For Care Of Burn Patients (PDF)

Guidelines of Care for Small Burns

Guidelines Of Care For Small Burns (PDF)

Patient Stories

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