Published on: 09/14/2012
Left to right: Arlene Castro, Operations Manager; Karen Sinclair, Nurse Manager; Simone Sellier, Regional Director of Outpatient Services for Palm Beach and Weston; Jeremy Privee, Rehabilitation Services Manager
Miami Children’s Hospital and the Nicklaus Children’s Healthcare Foundation are pleased to announce the opening of pediatric rehabilitation services at the new Miami Children's Hospital Nicklaus Outpatient Center in Palm Beach Gardens. The services now offered include physical, occupational and speech-language therapies.
Additional pediatric medical services will be available at the site soon, including after-hours urgent care and pediatric imaging services, such as MRI. The Miami Children’s Hospital Nicklaus Outpatient Center is located at 11310 Legacy Avenue, in Legacy Place, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410.
About Miami Children’s Hospital
Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Miami Children's Hospital® is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with more than 650 attending physicians and over 130 pediatric sub-specialists. The 289-bed hospital is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine with several specialty programs ranked among the best in the nation in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012-2013 by U.S. News & World Report. The hospital is also home to the largest pediatric teaching program in the southeastern United States and has been designated an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet facility, the nursing profession’s most prestigious institutional honor.
About the Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation
The Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation mission is to provide support for activities that advance and enhance the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of childhood diseases and disorders. In addition, the foundation supports not-for-profit programs and projects aimed at children’s health, safety and well-being. For more information about the foundation, please visit nchcf.org.