All about…<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital!<br />
2<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital<br />Founded in 1879<br />Oldest pediatric hospital west of Mississippi<br />7th olde...
3<br />Culture & Mission<br />Delivers family centered-care<br />Pediatric teaching hospital<br />Community hospital atmos...
4<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital<br />300-mile service area<br />Over 275,000 children cared for annually<br />Have tr...
5<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital – Annual Statistics<br />275,000 visits (28,000 of which are Emergency Unit visits)<b...
6<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital – NationalRecognition<br />Parents magazine -- top 5 Children’s Hospitals in America<...
7<br />Other Recognition<br /><ul><li>Parents magazine:
Ranked 3rd in newborn medicine and orthopedics
Ranked 4th in pulmonary & emergency medicine
Ranked 6th in cardiac services
U.S. News & World Report:
Honor Roll of America’s best children’s hospitals; one of 10 hospitals on the elite list
Honored seven consecutive years</li></li></ul><li>8<br />St. Louis Children’s HospitalWashington University Partnership<br...
9<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital – A Pediatric Leader<br />One of the top Pediatric Transplant Centers in the country<...
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St. Louis Childrens Hospital

  1. 1. All about…<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital!<br />
  2. 2. 2<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital<br />Founded in 1879<br />Oldest pediatric hospital west of Mississippi<br />7th oldest pediatric hospital in United States<br />Serves health care needs of children, from infancy to adolescence<br />Advocates on behalf of children and families<br />
  3. 3. 3<br />Culture & Mission<br />Delivers family centered-care<br />Pediatric teaching hospital<br />Community hospital atmosphere in an Academic Medical Center setting<br />Mission: We do what’s right for kids!<br />
  4. 4. 4<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital<br />300-mile service area<br />Over 275,000 children cared for annually<br />Have treated children from all 50 states & more than 56 countries<br />3,026 employees<br />
  5. 5. 5<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital – Annual Statistics<br />275,000 visits (28,000 of which are Emergency Unit visits)<br />96,940 outpatient visits<br />84 transplants<br />Offer comprehensive services in every pediatric medical & surgical specialty<br />
  6. 6. 6<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital – NationalRecognition<br />Parents magazine -- top 5 Children’s Hospitals in America<br />U.S.News & World Report -- America’s Best Pediatric Hospitals<br />Magnet redesignation (2010) from American Nurses Credentialing Center – Nursing’s Highest Honor<br />
  7. 7. 7<br />Other Recognition<br /><ul><li>Parents magazine:
  8. 8. Ranked 3rd in newborn medicine and orthopedics
  9. 9. Ranked 4th in pulmonary & emergency medicine
  10. 10. Ranked 6th in cardiac services
  11. 11. U.S. News & World Report:
  12. 12. Honor Roll of America’s best children’s hospitals; one of 10 hospitals on the elite list
  13. 13. Honored seven consecutive years</li></li></ul><li>8<br />St. Louis Children’s HospitalWashington University Partnership<br />Affiliated since 1912<br />50 pediatric sub-specialties<br />About 150 residents, interns, and fellows<br />School of Medicine – ranked #3 medical school in nation by U.S.News<br />Department of Pediatrics - $26 million in sponsored grants; ranked #6 nationally by U.S.News<br />
  14. 14. 9<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital – A Pediatric Leader<br />One of the top Pediatric Transplant Centers in the country<br />World’s most active pediatric lung transplant program – 24 lung transplants in 2009<br />One of the largest pediatric heart transplant programs in the nation utilizing more than 10,000 hours of mechanical support including ECMO, the Berlin Heart and Left Ventricular Assist devices – 36 heart transplants in 2009<br />Bone Marrow Transplant program one of select few nationwide to transplant from unrelated donors<br />Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center provides highest level of emergency care available<br />Transport Team - 3 Mobile ICUs utilizing air & ground transport of patients locally, regionally & nationally <br />Level III Neonatal intensive care unit<br />
  15. 15. 10<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital – A Pediatric Leader<br />Only pediatric burn center in Eastern Missouri and Southern Illinois<br />Cochlear implant program – over 500 performed<br />Largest Club Foot treatment center in the country – non-surgical correction<br />Largest full-service Pediatric Cerebral Palsy Center in the country<br />Largest number of dorsal rhizotomy procedures (to reduce spasticity) in the world <br />
  16. 16. 11<br />Community Outreach Services<br />Healthy Kids Express-<br />The region’s first dedicated pediatric mobile health program – above 100,000 health screenings since inception <br />Outreach efforts include an asthma management program in local schools and free dental exams<br />Safety Street – pedestrian safety education<br />Thousands of car seats installed and helmets fitted throughout the year<br />
  17. 17. 12<br />St. Louis Children’s HospitalWashington University Partnership<br /><ul><li> Launched in early 2006
  18. 18. Goal of accelerating cures for </li></ul> childhood disease in four areas<br /> - cancer<br /> - lung and respiratory disorders<br /> - muskuloskeletal and metabolic disease<br /> - congenital heart disease<br />
  19. 19. 13<br />Unique Benefits<br />BSN pay change<br />Professional Nurse Development Program<br />Reimbursement for RN certifications and Continuing Education programs<br />Sponsorship for Medical Mission Trips after 2 years<br />Evidence based Practice (EBP) Scholars Program<br />Shared Leadership   <br />
  20. 20. 14<br />St. Louis Children’s Hospital…<br />Every patient, every family, every day.<br />Check us out on:<br />Facebook<br />LinkedIn<br />Twitter<br />stlouischildrens.org<br />

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