Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally Ranked Hospital

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, PA is ranked nationally in 10 pediatric specialties. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is a 469-bed children's general facility with 28,401 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 7,017 annual inpatient and 18,358 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 85,749 visits. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is a teaching hospital.

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The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is the nation’s first pediatric hospital, and has long been considered one of its finest. Our 500+-bed University City campus, home to our world-renowned cancer, cardiac and fetal surgery programs, also includes a rehabilitation facility, an ambulatory care center, and more than 800,000 square feet of research space, while our Care Network serves patients at more than 50 locations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. In 2012, we handled nearly 1.2 million outpatient visits and more than 28,000 hospital admissions.

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Pediatric Specialties

This hospital was one of 87 facilities that made the rankings in at least one of the 10 specialties analyzed for the 2013-14 Best Children's Hospitals.

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For more about this hospital, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA. Find out more at

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Location & Contact Information

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

3401 Civic Center Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19104-4319

(215) 590–1000

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