Operational Excellence

Nationwide Children’s cares about what happens within our walls and in the world our children live in every day. Being a children’s hospital where everything matters means providing the best care and conducting the most innovative research to improve child health. 

It also means that Nationwide Children’s advocates for healthy and safe communities, invests in children’s access to high quality care, targets achieving zero preventable harm to patients, and brings together the best people with the best programs to achieve best outcomes for kids in our local community and around the world.

Impact and Quality

Be a Zero Hero! Quality, safety and best outcomes are our top priorities. We have many goals and tools that help us quantify the healthcare process Learn how we do it.

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Partners For Kids: Pediatric Accountable Care

Partners For Kids, a partnership between Nationwide Children's and more than 1,000 doctors, is one of the nation’s oldest and largest pediatric accountable care organizations.

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Accreditations, Awards & Honors

Nationwide Children's Hospital is nationally recognized among the best children's hospitals and highly funded pediatric research institutes.