Setting Higher Standards in Children's Health Care

Every parent wants the best for their child. At Nemours Children’s Health System, our care teams work hard to provide excellent care for kids, and although we don’t do it for the recognition, people are noticing. Keeping our promise to do whatever is within our power to give kids the best chance of growing up healthy has earned Nemours a place among the most respected pediatric health care systems in the nation. Here’s just a sampling of our accomplishments:

Pediatric Patient Care
Quality & Safety
  • Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando earned the distinction of being named one of only nine “Top Children’s Hospitals” in the country in 2014 by the Leapfrog Group in recognition of our exceptional quality and patient safety.
  • Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children had the elite distinction of being named one of only 12 "Top Children's Hospitals" by the Leapfrog Group in 2012.
  • Our excellent quality and safety outcomes, from hospital readmissions for asthma to patient survival rates, help make Nemours an industry leader.
Health Information & Technology
  • Our advanced electronic health record (EHR) technology works seamlessly across multiple locations.
  • We're named among the Most Wired hospitals and health systems in the annual Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
  • We received the HIMSS Davies Organizational Award of Excellence in 2010 from the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) for our effective use of health information technology to improve the safety and quality of patient care.
  • Nemours Center for Children's Health Media is the creator of KidsHealth.org — the No. 1 most-visited website devoted to children's health in the world.
Associate Satisfaction


Nemours Children's Hospital is nationally recognized by:


Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children is nationally recognized by: