Welcome to North Carolina Children's Hospital


North Carolina Children's Hospital protects the health and well-being of North Carolina's 2.3 million children by aligning premier health care practitioners, world-class medical education, and innovative, interdisciplinary research to provide the highest-quality, family-centered care, regardless of a family's ability to pay.

As a major referral center for children with complex and chronic conditions, we work hand-in-hand with community hospitals and pediatricians across the state, providing specialty care to more than 70,000 children from all 100 counties each year.


  • Our world-class physicians and other clinicians represent all pediatric subspecialties and are capable of treating children with virtually any disease or disorder.
  • Total beds: 150, including:
      - 48-bed Level IV NICU
      - 10-bed Level III NICU
      - 20-bed PICU
  • By the Numbers
    Inpatient visits in 2012: 8,890
    Outpatient visits in 2012: 96,269
  • In 2012, we treated children from all 100 counties in North Carolina and from 43 states across the country.