The Trauma Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is a Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center. It was the first trauma center in Pennsylvania to receive this designation, which is the highest available. This designation ensures that children who experience severe and life-threatening injuries will receive expert evaluation, treatment and care at CHOP.
Things move quickly in CHOP's Pediatric Trauma Center. Learn about how experts simultaneously examine, diagnose and treat a patient to detect life-threatening injuries and get them treated now.