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Welcome to Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital


Children's Hospital LobbyStep inside Palmetto Health Children's Hospital and you'll immediately know you are surrounded by people who have dedicated their lives to caring for children. You'll find kid friendly features everywhere and a skilled team of pediatric professionals all located under one roof and sharing one goal — to provide coordinated, compassionate care to South Carolina's children and their families.

Every detail has been carefully considered so that you can focus on your child's well-being while a team of pediatric experts takes care of your child's medical needs. The state's first freestanding Children's Hospital offers family-centered patient rooms, playrooms. Family spaces make it easy for parents to stay close to their children throughout hospital stays and during outpatient treatments.   

This hospital, through the eyes of children, was designed as a bright, happy place that feels like home.

7 Richland Medical Park
Columbia, SC 29203
803-296-KIDS (5437)

News and Events

Former Palmetto Health nurse and Airport High School honored in the battle against cancer

Aflac and Palmetto Health Children's Hospital recently honored two Duckprints awardees in South Carolina for their help in fighting childhood cancer. Read more


Palmetto Health Children's Hospital Offers Tips for Packing Healthy School Lunches

As children get caught up in the anticipation of a new school year, Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital dietitian Brooke Grussing shares tips for filling those lunch boxes with healthy snacks and meals. Read more