Beverly Knight Olson Children's Hospital Navicent Health

About Us

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Navicent Health is a designated Level I Trauma Center and a three-time Magnet Designated hospital for nursing excellence nationwide. It provides a broad range of community based, outpatient diagnostic, primary care, extensive home health and hospice care, and comprehensive cancer and rehabilitition services.

Distinguished nationally for its excellence, Navicent Health is also one of the premier teaching hospitals in the United States and serves as the primary teaching hospital for the Mercer University School of Medicine. Navicent Health supports residency-training programs in family practice, general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology and pediatrics. The hospital has more than 100 medical residents and fellows in training. As a teaching hospital, Navicent Health is able to attract the best and the brightest in the area.

  • Since 1987

    Beverly Knight Olson Children’s Hospital Navicent Health has been the only designated Children's Hospital between Atlanta, Georgia and Gainesville, Florida

  • 45,000+ Pediatric Patients

    Served in 2014 from Central and South GA

  • 3,000+ Children Admitted

    More than 3,000 children were admitted in to our inpatient units

  • 2,800+ Surgeries Performed

    More than 2,800 surgeries were performed by pediatric surgeons

  • 700+ Babies Treated

    More than 700 babies were treated in our Level III neonatal intensive care nursery. Many of these critically ill infants were brought to Beverly Knight Olson Children’s Hospital Navicent Health
    by our specially trained neonatal
    transport team

  • The 112 beds in our Children's Hospital are:

    • 34-bed General Pediatric Unit
    • 12-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
    • 10-bed Pediatric Intermediate Care Unit
    • 42-bed Level III Neonatal
      Intensive Care Unit
    • 14-bed Level II Nursery

  • Children's Miracle Network Affiliated Hospital

    Children's Miracle Network affiliated hospital since 1993, with more than 25 partners
    who fundraise for Beverly Knight Olson
    Children’s Hospital Navicent Health
    through CMN

  • No Child is Turned Away

    100% of funds raised through CMN stay local, and no child is ever turned away, regardless of ability to pay