Battelle Healthcare Colloquium Members
Our member hospitals, physicians, nurses and administrators strive to improve patient care every day. It is through their contributions of experience and expertise that our knowledge base continues to grow.
Colloquium membership includes the following institutions:
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago provides superior pediatric care in a setting that offers the latest benefits and innovations in medical technology, research and family-friendly design. The Heart Center at Lurie Children’s provides the highest quality care for patients with the most complex and serious heart conditions. As the region’s largest children’s heart center, we care for more patients with cardiac conditions than any other hospital in Illinois. We use the most comprehensive heart evaluations and treatments to deliver high quality care from admission, to discharge, to follow-up.
St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma, WA
Our flagship hospital with 366 beds, St. Joseph is a regional medical center known for excellence, including nationally rated cardiac surgery, The Joint Commission-accredited advanced stroke care and orthopedics, a Level II Trauma Center and other advanced programs including Gamma Knife and one of the largest hospital-based nephrology programs on the West Coast.
St. Francis Hospital, Federal Way, WA
A 110-bed community hospital serving South King County, St. Francis Hospital is home to several highly regarded, nationally accredited programs including a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence at the Franciscan Center for Weight Management, a Sleep Disorders Center, St. Francis Radiation Oncology Center and the Franciscan Breast Center at St. Francis, a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence.
St. Clare Hospital, Lakewood, WA
St. Clare serves the greater Lakewood area southwest of Tacoma. The 106-bed community hospital is home to specialized services including joint replacement surgery, a Spine Center clinic, a nationally accredited Pain Rehabilitation clinic, a nationally accredited Sleep Disorders Center, and an interventional radiology suite. St. Clare is known for personalized care and award-winning nursing staff.
St. Anthony Hospital, Gig Harbor, WA
Our award-winning, environmentally friendly hospital has 80 beds, and is known especially for its excellence in cardiovascular care, orthopedics and cancer care. Opened in 2009, St. Anthony plans to add 32 beds for patient care and grow the hospital to its full planned size of 112 beds by late 2017.
St. Elizabeth Hospital, Enumclaw, WA
St. Elizabeth reserves 25 of its 38 beds as a designated Critical Access Hospital. This rural, first-class healing environment features spacious, all-private patient rooms, many with views of the Cascade foothills. The hospital offers intimate, leading-edge inpatient care and surgical services, and a dedicated GI lab for quality care close to home.
Harrison Medical Center, Bremerton, WA
A 253-bed, non-profit hospital, Harrison Bremerton provides award-winning cardiovascular services and radiation oncology, as well as in- and outpatient surgery and Level III Trauma Center care.
Highline Medical Center, Burien, WA
A 115-bed hospital, Highline is a certified Primary Stroke Center and six-year recipient of the Commission on Cancer’s Outstanding Achievement Award. The state’s first affiliate of the Planetree organization, Highline provides an innovative model of care that treats patients and families with genuine respect, understanding and compassion.
Founded in 1855, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is the birthplace of pediatric medicine in America. Throughout its history, a passionate spirit of innovation has driven this renowned institution to pursue scientific discovery, establish the highest standards of patient care, train future leaders in pediatrics, and advocate for children's health.
Children’s of Alabama has provided specialized medical care for ill and injured children across the state and throughout the southeastern U.S. since 1911. For the past four years, Children’s has been ranked among the best children’s hospital programs in the nation by US News & World Report. Last year, patients made more than 670,000 outpatient and nearly 14,000 inpatient visits to Children’s from every county in Alabama and from 41 other states and four foreign countries. With more than 2 million square feet, it is the third largest pediatric medical facility in the U.S.
The Advanced Heart Failure Clinic within the Heart Institute at Cincinnati Children’s was the first to be accredited by the Colloquium and has served as a benchmark for subsequent pediatric heart failure programs seeking accreditation. The Advanced Heart Failure Clinic team provides thorough clinical assessments for patients of all ages with heart muscle dysfunction.
Holtz Children’s Hospital is one of the largest children’s hospitals in the southeast United States. As part of Jackson Health System, we are known worldwide for our team of pediatric specialists experienced in treating children with all types of needs — from routine care to life-saving procedures. The Children’s Heart Center at Holtz Children’s is an internationally respected center for the comprehensive care of children and adults with congenital and acquired heart disease. Our specialists from UHealth - the University of Miami Health System are at the forefront of groundbreaking medical science and research, granting patients access to breakthrough treatments for complex medical problems often considered untreatable.
Levine Children’s Hospital pediatric cardiology and heart surgery care is recognized regionally and nationally for its quality. On top of being named a Best Children's Hospital in cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report, the team leads the nation in survival rates for its pediatric heart transplant program. Levine Children’s Hospital is the Southeast’s region only facility with pediatric open-heart surgery, a pediatric cath lab and ECMO, a heart-lung bypass machine supporting infants and children with respiratory or heart failure. In addition, the team performed the first neonatal heart transplant in the region (in 1989) and successfully transplanted eight pediatric heart transplants in 2015 – the most ever performed in one year at our facility, and among the highest volume in the nation.
Lutheran Hospital's areas of specialized care include northern Indiana’s only heart and kidney transplant programs, an accredited bariatric surgery program, Level II verified adult and pediatric trauma centers, an accredited and commended community hospital cancer care program and a certified primary stroke center. In addition to transplantation, Lutheran’s trailblazing history of heart care is evident through its accreditations as a heart failure institute and chest pain center. It has also achieved advanced certification from The Joint Commission for ventricular assist devices and is the only hospital in northern Indiana to perform transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Lutheran Children’s Hospital teams with 68 pediatricians from across the region and state who practice in 20 areas of pediatric specialty.
Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, one of the top children’s hospitals in California, offers a full spectrum of primary and specialized medical care for infants, children and adolescents. Located steps away from the hospital, UCLA Children’s Heart Center provides medical care for all children with known or suspected heart disease — beginning with prenatal care, continuing through infancy, childhood and adolescence, and transitioning into adulthood.
Mayo Clinic’s Pediatric Cardiology and Heart Failure Programs have an excellent reputation for managing complex heart disease cases. For more than 50 years, the program’s renowned team of experts has been providing comprehensive clinical services to diagnose and treat the most difficult congenital and acquired heart disease cases in infants, children and young adults.
The Mayo Clinic Children’s Center has a tradition of teamwork that enables patients to benefit from the entire care team, including the referring physician, the patient’s family, pediatric cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, cardiac nurses, anesthesiologists, respiratory therapists, social workers and child life specialists. This multidisciplinary collaboration ensures the most effective and efficient diagnosis and treatments.
Methodist Texsan Hospital
Methodist Healthcare has provided high quality care to patients from San Antonio, its 26 surrounding counties and around the world for more than 50 years. Methodist Texsan Hospital strives to deliver the golden standard of care Methodist is known for through a wonderful facility, state-of-the-art technology, and positive and caring team of healthcare professionals. Methodist Texsan Hospital brings innovative heart and vascular care through a team known for delivering quality, compassionate cardiac care.
Metropolitan Methodist Hospital
Metropolitan Methodist Hospital is a full-service hospital located in the heart of downtown San Antonio. Part of the Methodist Healthcare network, they have long been recognized as a leader in heart surgery and cardiovascular care in Central and South Texas. Their cardiovascular program includes full cardiac surgery including thoracic and vascular surgery. They have completed more than 400 heart transplants and implanted more than 160 cardiac assist devices. In 2012, they were the first private hospital to introduce transcatheter aortic valve replacement as a less invasive treatment option for older patients who are not candidates for open heart surgery.
The Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, founded in 1940, is a division of Nemours, one of the nation’s largest children’s health systems devoted to patient care, teaching and research. Set on a 300-acre campus near Wilmington, Delaware, the 200-bed hospital offers all the specialties of pediatric medicine and surgery in a family-friendly environment. Nemours is the academic partner and pediatric provider to Thomas Jefferson University and the Jefferson Health System, Philadelphia.
Riley Hospital for Children is a part of Riley Children's Health, Indiana’s only full service statewide pediatric health system connecting patients to hundreds of primary and specialty care physicians in 19 communities across the state. The only pediatric research hospital in Indiana, at IU Health is ranked among the top hospitals in the nation with rankings in 10 out of 10 categories of specialized healthcare for children by U.S. News & World Report.
The heart care team at Riley at IU Health are devoted to finding better solutions for heart defects and acquired heart disease through research and innovation, and the Riley Heart Center offers nationally recognized experts who work together to give each child the best possible care. Riley Hospital for Children is ranked among the top pediatric cardiovascular programs in the nation by U.S.News & World Report and among the top 15 of high-volume heart programs in the nation for effective outcomes.
Texas Children’s Hospital is committed to creating a healthier future for children and women throughout the global community by leading in patient care, education and research. Consistently ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the nation, Texas Children’s has garnered widespread recognition for its expertise and breakthroughs in pediatric and women’s health. The hospital includes the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute; the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital planned to open in 2017.