About Hematology, Oncology and BMT :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

Hematology/Oncology & BMT: About Us

Pediatric cancer care. When everything matters, you seek world class.

Each year, more than 150 patients are diagnosed with cancer at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Annually, inpatient admissions and outpatient visits exceed 13,000 in total. We offer world-class diagnostic, treatment and research facilities that provide comprehensive, multi-disciplinary care for patients with cancer and acute and chronic blood disorders. A National Marrow Donor Program Center. A member of the Children’s Oncology Group. Hematology/Oncology & BMT at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is the largest facility of its kind in Ohio and one of the largest in the United States.

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Fast Facts

July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013

Total Discharges: 1,675
Inpatient Discharges: 1,542
Observation and Outpatient in a Bed Discharges: 133
Total Patient Days*: 8,578
Average Length of Stay*: 5.6
Average Daily Census*: 23.5
Total Surgical Procedures: 738
Blood and Marrow Transplants: 39
Total Clinic Visits: 8,426
Inpatient Consults: 399
Apheresis Visits: 379
Day Hospital Infusion Visits: 1,651
Bone Marrow Transplant Ambulatory Visits: 661
BMT Long Term Follow-Up Clinic Visits: 75
Dublin Close To HomeSM Center Hematology Clinic
Visits: 100
East Broad Close To HomeSM Center Sickle Cell Clinic
Visits: 76
Mansfield Close To HomeSM Center Hematology-
Oncology Clinic Visits: 24
Hematology-Oncology Clinic Visits: 8,098
Surgical Oncology Clinic Visits: 49
OSU Sarcoma Clinic Visits**: 3
Dayton PAA Clinic Visits**: 1
Day Hospital Clinic Visits: 1,651
Bone Marrow Transplants: 39


* Excludes Observation and Outpatient in a Bed Cases
** Clinics Opened Q2 2013

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