Trauma Resources

Trauma Program Resources

Trauma Transfer Agreements

Agreements are available by request at (614) 722-6514.

Full Potential Community Report

This is a comprehensive report depicting the health status of Franklin County's children. The report goes in depth, focusing on 10 key indicators worthy of community focus. The children of Franklin County face a number of health risks. Understanding the facts is the first step in helping them reach their full potential. Below is a highlight from the report. View the most recent Full Potential Report.

Learn more about Adolescent Homicide trends.

“No Texting While Driving” Campaign

Nationwide Children’s Trauma Program actively supports the new Ohio legislation regarding “No Texting While Driving.” We encourage the community to print and sign the “No Texting While Driving” pledge form. We hope families will post and sign these forms as a promise to each other to help keep their family and their community safer by not being distracted while their behind the wheel. Learn more about Ohio’s legislation regarding this initiative.

View the AT&T video to view a powerful documentary of real-life events that ended in tragedy due to texting while behind the wheel.

Parent and Visitor Guide

Nationwide Children’s Hospital understands that coming to a hospital can be stressful. We have everything you need to know whether you are coming to stay or you are visiting a patient. Because when it’s your child, everything matters to you.
Here you can prepare for your visit, find your way or even learn more about Columbus.

How to Refer Your Patients

Call our Physician Direct Connect Line, a 24-hour physician/provider consult-transfer center, managed by experienced RNs who can assist with:

  • Transfer requests
  • Referrals from local and regional physicians
  • ED referrals
  • Direct admissions
  • Physician to physician consultation requests

Let the staff at Nationwide Children's help you by calling: (614) 355-0221 or (877) 355-0221 (Toll Free)

contact info

Nationwide Children's Hospital
Trauma Program
700 Children's Drive
Columbus, OH 43205
Phone: (614) 722-6512
Fax: (614) 722-6518

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