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 459-bed children's general facility with 28,106 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 6,860 annual inpatient and 17,648 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 85,690 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.
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.
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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399