About N.C. Children’s Hospital


North Carolina Children’s Hospital protects the health and well-being of North Carolina’s 2.1 million children by aligning premier health care practitioners, world-class medical education, and innovative, interdisciplinary research to provide the highest-quality, family-centered care, regardless of a family’s ability to pay.

As a major referral center for children with complex or chronic conditions, our specialists work hand-in-hand with community hospitals and pediatricians across the state, providing specialty care to more than 70,000 children from all 100 counties each year.  

Hospital Highlights:

  • Our 150-bed, state-of-the-art facility at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill opened in 2001.
  • 64 inpatient beds
  • 8 intermediate cardiac care beds
  • 58-bed NICU called the Newborn Critical Care Center
  • 20-bed pediatric intensive care unit, or PICU
  • Outpatient care available at N.C. Children’s Hospital in Chapel Hill and at more than 25 satellite outpatient clinics throughout North Carolina.
  • Special features include a short stay unit, two-story indoor play atrium, teen lounge and one of the state’s only accredited K-12 hospital schools.
Find a pediatric specialty or learn more about N.C. Children’s Hospital at www.ncchildrenshospital.org.

CB #7237, 88 Vilcom Circle, McClamroch Hall, LL 100, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7237 | Phone: (919) 843-3948 | Fax: (919) 843-1930