Miami Children's Hospital Is Awarded First Place For Overall Pediatric Emergency Department Patient Satisfaction

Published on: 05/24/2006
Miami Children’s Hospital was awarded this honor for its commitment to excellence in patient care. To qualify for an award, a hospital must have been a patient satisfaction-tracking client of The Jackson Organization in 2005. Miami Children’s was chosen for receiving the highest ratings in patient satisfaction in the pediatric category from among The Jackson Organization’s clients, as well as exceeding industry standards. 

“I congratulate the Emergency Department for this significant achievement. This award brings great credit to each and every employee and physician, the Department, and Miami Children's Hospital,” said Thomas M. Rozek, President & CEO of Miami Children’s. 

Founded in 1950, Miami Children's Hospital is the only licensed specialty hospital for children in South Florida. Ranked Miami–Dade County’s “Best Pediatric Hospital” by South Florida Parenting Magazine, Miami Children's Hospital offers medical care and services for children from birth to age 21. The 268-bed medical facility has expertise in all aspects of pediatric medicine. 

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About Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Nicklaus Children's Hospital is South Florida's only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with nearly 800 attending physicians and more than 475 pediatric subspecialists. The 309-bed hospital, known as Miami Children's Hospital from 1983 through 2014, is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine with many specialty programs routinely ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report since 2008. 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. For more information, please visit

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