Our Mission 

Our Mission

Putting family first

  • The Children’s Hospital of Georgia understands that creating efficient and effective care means not only taking care of a child, but a family.
  • Our mission is to provide breakthrough, family-centered care to our patients.
  • We provide a dynamic mix of caring, compassionate staff to help us accomplish this goal.

 

Promoting prevention

  • The Children's Hospital of Georgia provides quality care for children and adolescents with regular checkups, immunizations and information to help keep them healthy.
  • Doctors and medical students take information to Georgia classrooms in person or via the state’s distance learning network.

 

Providing breakthrough treatment

  • Our children’s hospital serves as the regional Pediatric Trauma Center with the capabilities to care for critically sick and injured children.
  • The Pediatric Transport Team provides optimal care in transit to children traveling from other hospitals.
  • Our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit offers breakthrough care and constant attention to premature and severely ill newborns.
  • The Children’s Heart Program works jointly with perinatologists at Medical Center at Augusta University to diagnose and correct heart defects in children, often times before they are even born.
  • Our pediatric hematology-oncology team helps cares for children battling cancerand blood diseases.

 

Creating a safe haven for children

  • Opened in 1998, the Children’s Hospital of Georgia is a 149-bed 220,000-square-foot facility.
  • Our hospital is designed just for children and combines a theme of nature and technology to create a safe haven for children and their families.
  • Playrooms for children provide toys and games.
  • Family Resource Library provides parents and siblings the latest information on diseases and treatments.