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While You're Here at Anschutz Medical Campus


What to expect when you come to Children's

This section of our site will help you know what to expect when you come to Children's for your appointment or hospital stay. We’ve provided detailed information depending on the type of visit you have planned, including a doctor appointment or clinic visit with one of our pediatric specialists, an overnight stay or surgery.We understand that going to the doctor's office or hospital can be an unsettling time for children and their family. Whether it's trying to find the doctor's office, knowing where to park, or making sure that you have all of your child's necessary medical records, or preparing for an overnight hospital visit - keeping track of it all can be a challenge. However, we think that a little information before your visit can go a long way to making it easier on everyone.

You're in the best of hands

You can be assured you will receive excellent care for your child at Children's Hospital Colorado. Our dedication to children and their families is unmatched. We will answer your questions in a way that both you and your child will understand. Our world-class physicians and staff provide the most advanced care. And we deliver outstanding outcomes. That’s the reason US News & World Report called us "One of America’s top hospitals for kids."

A stay in the hospital can be frightening for kids, and they're often comforted by only one thing: their families. This is why we've incorporated family-style conveniences in every aspect of our hospital. From private patient rooms to expanded sibling child care, our hospital makes your visit easier on you and your child. 

So, focus your attention on your child. We'll take care of everything else. Discover the powers of our Healing Hospital.

Staying in touch with loved ones and friends while also managing a healthcare challenge can be difficult. But staying connected is a crucial component to getting, and staying well—for both patients and caregivers. Children's Hospital Colorado understands these obstacles, and we're able to help.