Dr. Jeremias L. Murillo MD Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Jeremias Murillo is a pediatric infectious disease specialist in Newark, New Jersey and is affiliated with Saint Barnabas Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Cebu Institute of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. Dr. Murillo accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Saint Barnabas Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Infectious Disease. He also speaks multiple languages, including Filipino.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist: General Pediatric Infectious Disease

Clinical Interests: Wound care, Research, Hospital medicine, Quality in healthcare, Patient safety, Quality and Patient Safety, Hospital-acquired Infections, MRSA research

Hospital Affiliation

Saint Barnabas Medical Center

Other Languages Spoken

  • Filipino

Education & Medical Training

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976

UMDNJ-University Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1977–1978

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1975–1977

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Internship, Pediatrics, 1974–1975

Cebu Institute of Medicine
Class of 1972

UMDNJ-New Jersey Med
Fellowship, Infectious Disease (IM), 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 34 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 20 years in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Results of nasal screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus during a neonatal intensive care unit outbreak.
Murillo, J.L., Cohen, M., Kreiswirth, B.

Faster laboratory detection of MRSA translates to cost savings for hospital.
Murillo, J., Tsang, P.

Large vegetations in Staphylococcus lugdunensis endocarditis.
Murillo, J., McMahon, C., Starr, J.

See all 5 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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