Nationally Ranked Hospital
North Carolina Children's Hospital at UNC in Chapel Hill admits roughly 150 children each day, about an average number for a children's center. The hospital's nursing excellence is recognized by its Nurse Magnet status. To make the medical environment more comfortable for patients and their families, the hospital has sleeping areas for parents and siblings, and a family resource center with web access. Its parent hospital is the University of North Carolina Hospitals.
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.
North Carolina Children's Hospital at UNC
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514