Nationally Ranked Hospital
Located in Portland, Doernbecher Children's Hospital at Oregon Health and Science University admits about 100 children a day, on the low side for a children's center. The hospital helps patients and their families adjust to the medical environment by providing family resource counselors who help them find and understand information they need from books, the Web, and pamphlets on particular conditions. This hospital is part of Oregon Health and Science University.
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.
Doernbecher Children's Hospital at Oregon Health and Science University
3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR 97239