Miller Children's Hospital

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Miller Children's Hospital Long Beach
MemorialCare Health System
Location 2801 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach, California, United States
Coordinates 33°48′29″N 118°11′08″W / 33.80815°N 118.18543°W / 33.80815; -118.18543Coordinates: 33°48′29″N 118°11′08″W / 33.80815°N 118.18543°W / 33.80815; -118.18543
Care system Private
Emergency department Yes
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Miller Children's Hospital Long Beach is a non-profit children's hospital located on the campus of Long Beach Memorial Medical Center in Long Beach, California. Miller Children’s provides specialized pediatric care for children and young adults, with conditions ranging from common to complex -as well as maternity care for expectant mothers - all under one roof. Only five percent of all hospitals are children’s hospitals, making them unique not only to children’s health care needs in the community, but across the region. Miller Children’s is one of only eight free-standing children’s hospitals in California - treating more than 14,000 children each year - and has become a regional pediatric destination for more than 84,000 children, who need specialized care in the outpatient specialty and satellite centers. Miller Children’s is currently undertaking a major expansion project to expand the pediatric cancer center, neonatal intensive care unit and the MemorialCare Center for Women.

In 2007, the hospital was named to Leapfrog's top hospital list for the second year in a row.[1]


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