Facts About Children's

One of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country

Our not-for-profit healthcare system includes:

  • 638 licensed beds
  • 3 hospitals
  • Marcus Autism Center
  • Center for Advanced Pediatrics
  • 27 neighborhood locations, including eight Urgent Care Centers
  • 13 telemedicine presenting sites around Georgia
  • More than 50 pediatric cardiologists in 22 locations statewide
  • More than 11,500 employees
  • Access to more than 2,600 pediatric physicians and practitioners representing more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs
  • 10,000 volunteers

Measuring our impact

In 2018, Children's managed:

  • 1,160,186 patient visits
  • 430,868 patients (from all 159 counties in Georgia)
  • 27,074 hospital discharges
  • 165,570 inpatient days
  • 1,124,069 outpatient visits
  • 43,333 surgical procedures (inpatient and outpatient)
  • 243,709 Emergency Department visits
  • 177,894 Urgent Care Center visits
  • 47,757 primary care visits
  • 76,645 calls from parents across Georgia to 404-785-KIDS

In 2018, we continued making strides with Strong4Life, our movement to lead the fight against childhood obesity in Georgia.

  • Strong4Life served more than 400,000 kids.
  • Strong4Life trained 196 healthcare providers.
  • Strong4Life worked with a total of 416 schools, educating school cafeteria staff, school nurses and clinic assistants, as well as students.
  • The Strong4Life Clinic saw 1,314 total patient visits.
  • Camp Strong4Life hosted 59 campers and their family members.