MassGeneral Hospital for Children
As a pediatric hospital within a leading general hospital, MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) takes advantage of the most sophisticated technology and research, with world-renowned clinicians throughout all specialties and across the age spectrum. Its focus on family-centered care and ability to transition patients to adult care at Massachusetts General Hospital set us apart. Each year, the MGHfC team:
- Oversees 230,000 outpatient visits, 13,800 emergency room visits, 3,000 admissions, 3,900 births and 4,000+ surgical procedures.
- Offers 100+ pediatric programs and services, including transplantation and proton beam therapy in a Level I trauma center.
- Delivers care at 18 community locations, allowing MGHfC staff to work closely with local pediatricians to provide specialized care closer to home.
- Ensures a smooth transition of care for patients between pediatric services at MGHfC and adult services at Mass General.
Imagine a future where …
- Early diagnosis and advanced treatment options optimize health and prevent chronic illness, keeping kids healthier and thriving into adulthood.
- Investments in advocacy and public health help reduce health disparities in our diverse communities.
- Innovative research and education fuel improvements in the health of children around the world.
- Education and training launch the next generation of outstanding pediatric clinicians.
Thanks to our unparalleled ability to deliver compassionate, expert care — and to accelerate the translation of research discoveries to clinical care — MGHfC is uniquely positioned to bring this future to life.
Children and Families First: Inside MGHfC
Ron Kleinman, MD, Physician-in-Chief of MassGeneral Hospital for Children, shares his vision for a healthier world for children and families.
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