Nicklaus Children’s Opens Pediatric Urgent Care Facility in City of Homestead

Published on: 05/16/2018

HOMESTEAD - Nicklaus Children’s Health System announces the opening of its newest urgent care location, the Nicklaus Children’s Homestead Outpatient Center. The 6,900-square-foot facility, located at 2072 NE 8 Street at the Campbell Shoppes in Homestead, offers walk-in pediatric urgent care, provided by experts in pediatric care, led by board-certified pediatricians. The center is open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and offers care for infants older than 2 months, children, teens and young adults through age 21. X-ray and lab services are also offered at this location as part of urgent care services when needed.

Nicklaus Children’s urgent care facilities provide the comfort of walk-in urgent care for minor injuries and illnesses with no appointment needed. Typically with a co-pay lower than an emergency room visit. Nicklaus Children’s outpatient center services vary per location, also including rehabilitation services, imaging services, subspecialty medical appointments, and more, at other locations. Nicklaus Children’s outpatient centers are located in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.
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About Nicklaus Children's Hospital (2022)

Founded in 1950 by Variety Clubs International, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital exclusively for children, with approximately 800 attending physicians, including more than 500 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. In the 2022-2023 U.S. News ranking, the hospital tied with two other hospitals as the number one children’s hospital in Florida. The hospital is also home to the largest pediatric teaching program in the southeastern United States and since 2003 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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