• The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia


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Mission Statement

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, the oldest hospital in the US dedicated exclusively to pediatrics, strives to be the world leader in the advancement of healthcare for children by integrating excellent patient care, innovative research and quality professional education into all of its programs. Directly, or in partnership with pothers, the Hospital seeks to provide accessibility, fiscally responsible, comprehensive, innovative high quality medical and surgical care to children in PA, NJ, DE and other states and countries. the Hospital focuses its education mission on physician and allied health professionals at all levels, with an emphasis on training future leaders who are devoted to the care of children. As a means of achieving this mission, the Hospital forges relationships with other institutions that include education and research among their goals. The Hospital improves the general health of children and demonstrates world leadership in generating new knowledge through its commitment to basic and clinical research.


The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, the nation's oldest institution dedicated exclusively to pediatrics is now the country's largest pediatric health network with 5400 employees regionally and a 304 bed Hospital and headquarters located in the University City District of Philadelphia, PA. Our integrated system encompasses cutting-edge research, an extensive medical education program and assures the region's children access to a full range of medical, surgical, psychiatric and rehabilitative care at various locations in PA, NJ and DE.



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Average Review 3 reviews

Would you recommend The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia?

by NANETTE J. (2011-08-23 11:03:50.0)
Childrens Hospital is a wonderful hospital.
by brhaya j. (2011-07-22 08:40:37.0)
this is one of tha best hospitals for kids and babies in america and i would not change it for anything.
by rande g. (2011-05-20 18:21:20.0)
I would recommend this program to a friend because i feel as though it will be a good and helpful experience to a person of my age and it could help with my future career choice and opportunities.