KCH Partners with Nationwide Children's Hospital

KCH Partners with Nationwide Children's Hospital

Knox Community Hospital Partner’s With Nationwide Children’s Hospital For Pediatric Care

Knox Community Hospital welcomes Nationwide Children’s Hospital as a premiere pediatric partner, offering Nationwide Children’s expert and family-centered clinical care to neonates, children and families in Knox County.

“We are thrilled to more closely align our growing pediatric services with the nationally-recognized Nationwide Children’s Hospital providers and clinicians,” said Bruce White, CEO of Knox Community Hospital. “With the opening of our new KCH Wright Family Medical Pavilion, this collaboration with Nationwide Children’s will build upon the outstanding care currently offered by our pediatricians and providers, and will ensure the youngest Knox County patients have increased access to the very best resources and expertise.”

“Nationwide Children's looks forward to leveraging our neonatal and pediatric expertise to enhance the exceptional care already in place at Knox Community Hospital,” said Darrell Mosby, Vice President for Regional Development at Nationwide Children’s. “Our physician and nursing teams will collaborate to develop clinical protocols, education programs, and quality improvement initiatives. We value this partnership and commend KCH for their proactive approach to optimizing neonatal and pediatric care for the children and families in Knox County.”

Knox Community Hospital is a 99-bed, community-owned, not-for-profit hospital offering comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services across more than thirty areas of specialty including interventional cardiology, orthopedics, medical and radiation oncology, women’s health, and bariatric medicine among others. KCH is located in Mount Vernon, Ohio, and serves residents of Knox and surrounding counties with award-winning care and personalized customer service.  You can learn more about Knox Community Hospital by visiting www.KCH.org.  

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 list of “Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric health care systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of more than 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.5 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded freestanding pediatric research facilities. More information is available at NationwideChildrens.org.