CINCINNATI CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
Welcome to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center!
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is nationally recognized in Pediatric healthcare, with a reputation for excellence in patient care, research and medical education. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is one of only 10 pediatric hospitals in the United States to be included on the Honor Roll in U.S. News’ 2009 edition of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals. This is the first year U.S. News ranks hospitals by quality of specialty services, not pediatrics in general. Cincinnati Children’s is the only hospital in Ohio to make the Honor Roll.
Cincinnati Children’s is proud to have been granted Magnet status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center in February 2009. The Magnet Recognition Program® is the gold standard for acknowledging nursing excellence and collaboration among care providers. Organizations must demonstrate evidence of outstanding quality, innovation and outcomes in both documentation and a site visit.
Our Research Foundation is ranked second among all pediatric centers receiving research grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Our medical center consist of 490 licensed beds and is one of the largest pediatric learning centers and is a full service, not for profit, pediatric academic medical center. Our growth continues and we currently have employed more than 12,000 staff. Services offered include well child care, specialized medicine, surgical rehabilitation, psychiatric, home care, emergency care and the only level one pediatric trauma center in southwest Ohio. We deliver care to patients from 41 countries and all 50 states.
As a student, you will increase your knowledge of growth and development issues, age specific care, participate in family-centered care philosophy and more. Throughout your clinical experience, you will join an outstanding staff that is committed to providing excellent patient care and developing your potential as a future RN.