Kosair Children's Hospital

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Not-for-profit
Hospital type: Children's general
Number of Beds: 263
Parent system: Norton Healthcare

Statistics

Admissions: 9,988
Inpatient surgeries: 2,945
Outpatient visits: 132,428
Emergency room visits: 69,773
Births: 0
Number of Beds: 263

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Birthing room*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (child)
  • End-of-life services (Pain management and Palliative care)
  • Heart surgery (adult)*
  • Heart surgery (pediatric)
  • Hospitalists
  • Infection isolation room
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)*
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (child)
  • Neonatal intensive care
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Psychiatric emergency services)

Outpatient

  • Bariatric/weight control services*
  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms*
  • Certified trauma center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Complementary/alternative medicine*
  • Dental services
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (child)
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter*
  • Fitness center*
  • Genetic testing/counseling*
  • Geriatric services*
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)*
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (child)
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Child/adolescent services and Consultation)
  • Sleep center
  • Stop-smoking program*
  • Sports medicine*
  • Urgent-care center*
  • Women's health center*
  • Wound management services*

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Help with government services
  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Cancer services
  • Patient support groups
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • Transportation for elderly/handicapped
  • Translation services

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs
  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Diagnostic radioisotope facility
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Multislice spiral CT
  • Single photon emission CT*
  • Ultrasound

* At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 9
Registered nurses: 557
Licensed practical nurses: 5
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 3
Registered nurses: 275
Licensed practical nurses: 3
Faculty Personnel: NA

* At many hospitals, physicians and dentists are not on staff. They are paid as faculty by a medical school or through other arrangements

This information was provided by the American Hospital Association. Find out more about AHA data products at www.ahadata.com.

Data last updated July 2013


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