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Our primary mission is essential and clear-cut: To provide a full range of high-quality health care services to all children and youth up to the age of 21 who seek our care or who are referred to us. To complement that mission, we manage teaching and... Read more
Our primary mission is essential and clear-cut: To provide a full range of high-quality health care services to all children and youth up to the age of 21 who seek our care or who are referred to us. To complement that mission, we manage teaching and research programs that achieve excellence and support our ability to be a world-class children's hospital. We strive at all times to provide exceptional care while operating in an efficient, cost-effective manner that serves the best interests of our patients, their families and the community.
St. Christopher's provides cutting-edge medical services to children across the Greater Philadelphia area and has been at the forefront of many areas of pediatric medicine.
The 189-bed Hospital provides routine pediatric care as well as care for many children with complex conditions. It is also a regional center for extremely specialized care. In order to make first-class pediatric care easily accessible, St. Christopher's has opened four pediatric primary care practices, five multispecialty care centers and the region's first pediatric urgent care center in the Philadelphia suburbs and throughout the Delaware Valley.
Through affiliations with Drexel University College of Medicine and Temple University School of Medicine, St. Christopher's Hospital is a premier academic medical center that helps train the next generation of pediatricians.