About Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center is a nationally recognized, 187-bed not-for-profit children’s hospital serving as the primary teaching hospital for the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Named among the best in the nation for several of its pediatric specialties in the annual U.S. News & World Report “Best Children’s Hospitals” rankings, Connecticut Children’s is the only free-standing children’s hospital in Connecticut that offers comprehensive, world-class health care to children. Our pediatric services are available at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in Hartford and at Saint Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, with neonatal intensive care units at Hartford Hospital and the University of Connecticut Health Center, along with five specialty care centers and 10 other locations across the state. Connecticut Children’s has a medical staff of nearly 1,100 practicing in more than 30 specialties. At Connecticut Children’s, our core mission is to improve the physical and emotional health of children. By providing Connecticut’s children the care they deserve, we hope to achieve our vision of making our state’s kids the healthiest in the country.

What employees say

“The employees really care about the patients, the hospital, and each other. We are all a true team and it is reflected in our work. ”
“Our vision for making children the healthiest in the nation.”
“The kids! ”
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