Through this affiliation, Children's collaborates with Piedmont Columbus Regional with the goal of better serving children and families in the Columbus area. The affiliation supports the commitment of Children’s and Piedmont Columbus Regional to provide high-quality pediatric care and to expand access to specialized pediatric care in Georgia.
Children’s provides tools, training and pediatric best practices to Piedmont Columbus Regional to focus on its pediatric quality and patient safety program. The two systems work together to provide training for pediatric doctors and nurses. The affiliation enhances care coordination between Piedmont Columbus Regional and Children’s.
Children’s works with Piedmont Columbus Regional’s pediatricians on best practices designed to enhance the evaluation and assessment of kids; on quality protocols for pediatric patients; on building additional infrastructure to monitor quality and to advance patient safety; and on methods for enhancing care coordination and clinical integration.