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Jefferson Health – Abington Partners with Nemours Children’s Health

Jefferson Health – Abington and Nemours Children’s Health have teamed up to provide pediatric services to the infants, children, and adolescents of Bucks and Montgomery counties.

Nemours pediatricians serve as hospitalists for Abington's inpatient pediatric unit. Specifically, the Nemours pediatric hospitalists will provide advanced hospital care including:

  • Medical care for children staying in Jefferson Abington Hospital's 15-bed pediatric unit
  • Pediatric consultations in the Emergency Trauma Center, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Consultations with specialists at Nemours Children’s Health in the care of pediatric patients at Jefferson Abington Hospital

Care is provided by our family medicine residents under the direct supervision of pediatric hospitalists who are on the medical staffs of both Jefferson Abington Hospital and Nemours. Our residents become skilled in managing common pediatric diseases and problems such as dehydration, asthma, RSV bronchiolitis, and neonatal fever.