Nationally Ranked Hospital
Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville, Ky., the pediatric arm of Norton Healthcare, admits more than 200 children a day, a sizeable number. Nursing excellence is recognized by the hospital's status as a Nurse Magnet facility. Patient and family services include computer work stations, a family resource center, and sleep areas for parents and siblings.
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.
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Kosair Children's Hospital
231 East Chestnut Street
Louisville, KY 40202