Boston Children’s Hospital is one of the largest pediatric health care delivery systems in the world. The organization serves as the primary pediatric teaching setting for the Harvard Medical School and for over 30 affiliated schools of nursing, pharmacy, physical and occupational therapy, and other key disciplines regionally, nationally and internationally.
Boston Children’s offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age augmented by transitional services for older adolescents and young adults. Boston Children’s is comprised of a 404 bed comprehensive center for inpatient pediatric care with 258 specialized clinical programs that account for more than 660,000 outpatient visits per year, 25,000 annual inpatient admissions, 27,000 surgical procedures and 59,000 emergency department visits. In fiscal year 2016, Boston Children’s reported net patient service revenues of more than $1 billion and a positive net operating margin.