Nationally Ranked Hospital
Wolfson Children's Hospital in Jacksonville, Fla., admits about 120 patients each day, on the low side for a children's center. Nursing excellence is recognized with the hospital's Nurse Magnet status. Computer access, a family resource center, and sleep areas for parents and siblings are among the services offered to patients and their families. The hospital is part of Baptist Medical Center.
This hospital was one of 80 facilities that made the rankings in at least one of the 10 specialties analyzed for the 2012-13 Best Children's Hospitals.
Editor's Note, 7/17/2012: Some children's hospitals were initially misranked in one or more specialties due to a programming error that affected their scores. The website now displays correct rankings. To see if this hospital was one of the affected hospitals, get details here.
Wolfson Children's Hospital
800 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32207