Nationwide Children’s Hospital was founded in 1892 as one of Ohio State’s primary pediatric health care providers. Nationwide Children’s offers pediatric health care providers for 37 counties with one of the largest neonatal centers in the country.
Nationwide Children’s Close to Home Centers offer community-based testing, treatment and care for children and families. These centers bring a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services for newborns, children, and young adults to neighborhoods around Central Ohio.
616 Beds | 1,316 Medical Staff | 11,234 Total Employees
In addition to pediatric care facilities, the institution also operates one of the fastest growing pediatric research centers in the U.S. and is ranked in the top 10 for National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding among free-standing children’s hospitals. The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is focused on improving childhood health and treatment of childhood disease.
Nationwide Children’s was ranked as one of the Best Children’s Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. More information about the U.S. News & World Report rankings can be found here.