Akron Children's Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, serving over 900,000 patients each year. Centered around two free-standing pediatric hospitals and 27+ primary care offices, the Akron Children's Hospital system provides services at nearly 90 locations across an urban, suburban and rural region of Ohio. The services and subspecialties at Akron Children's Hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today - from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care.
Akron Children s is dedicated to family-centered care, and improving the treatment of childhood illness and injury through research at the Rebecca D. Considine Clinical Research Institute. Quality is a strategic focus of Akron Children s Hospital through the Mark A. Watson Center for Operations Excellence, using tools such as Lean Six Sigma.
Akron Children's Hospital sits in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland. From major league attractions to small town appeal, the greater Akron area and Northeast Ohio has something for everyone. The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources. Northeast Ohio is gaining a reputation as a world-class center for research and development in a variety of high-tech industries, and it has become a premiere destination to work, live, play, shop and dine.