St. Louis Children's Hospital

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Not-for-profit
Hospital type: Children's general
Number of Beds: 250
Parent system: BJC HealthCare

Statistics

Admissions: 11,588
Inpatient surgeries: 3,844
Outpatient visits: 157,374
Emergency room visits: 51,164
Births: 0
Number of Beds: 250

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Birthing room*
  • Burn care
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (child)
  • Elderly/disabled (Acute long-term care*, Skilled nursing care* and Intermediate nursing care*)
  • End-of-life services (Hospice, 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
  • Neonatal intermediate care*
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Partial hospitalization* and Psychiatric emergency services)

Outpatient

  • Alzheimer center*
  • Arthritis center*
  • Bariatric/weight control services*
  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms*
  • Certified trauma center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Dental services
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (child)
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter*
  • Fitness center*
  • Genetic testing/counseling*
  • Geriatric services*
  • HIV-AIDS services
  • Home health services
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (child)
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Child/adolescent services, Consultation, Geriatric services* and Outpatient care)
  • Sleep center
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Sports medicine
  • Substance-abuse programs
  • Urgent-care center
  • Women's health center*
  • Wound management services

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Alzheimer center*
  • Ambulance 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
  • Meals on wheels*

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Diagnostic radioisotope facility
  • Electron beam CT
  • 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*: 2
Registered nurses: 635
Licensed practical nurses: 1
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 44
Registered nurses: 466
Licensed practical nurses: 0
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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