SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Religiously operated
Hospital type: Children's general
Number of Beds: 176
Parent system: SSM Health Care

Statistics

Admissions: 7,314
Inpatient surgeries: 2,055
Outpatient visits: 220,423
Emergency room visits: 44,836
Births: 6
Number of Beds: 176

Services Provided

Inpatient

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

Outpatient

  • Certified trauma center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Complementary/alternative medicine
  • Dental services
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (child)
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter
  • Genetic testing/counseling
  • HIV-AIDS services
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (child)
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Child/adolescent services, Consultation and Outpatient care)
  • Sleep center
  • Sports medicine
  • Wound management services

Patient/Family Support Services

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

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs
  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Multislice spiral CT
  • Ultrasound

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

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 37
Registered nurses: 495
Licensed practical nurses: 8
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 72
Registered nurses: 238
Licensed practical nurses: 4
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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