Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital
Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is a nationally recognized provider of pediatric health care services, currently with ten specialty programs ranked by U.S. News & World Report magazine in its Best Children’s Hospitals issue. The hospital is also ranked 13th in the nation by Parents magazine.
With more than 400 physicians trained in 30 pediatric and surgical specialties, the 267–bed facility provides the highest level of pediatric health care services and is also a top-tier teaching and research facility.
The hospital features Centers of Excellence for the treatment of diabetes and congenital heart disorders, and also offers comprehensive services for other childhood diseases such as cancer, organ and bone marrow transplants, Level 1 pediatric trauma, sickle cell disease, developmental disorders and is home to a Level IV neonatal intensive care unit, the highest designated level of neonatal care.
Children’s Hospital opened in 2004, expanded its physical space in 2012, and is readying for additional growth that will add four floors and 160,000 total sq. ft. through its Growing to New Heights Campaign. The new expansion, anticipated to open in 2018, will help advance the size and scope of the hospital’s mission.
For more about Monroe Carell, Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt: ChildrensHospital.Vanderbilt.org