Primary Children’s Hospital ranks among the best children’s hospital in the United States. Located in scenic Salt Lake City, Utah, our beautiful facility is designed specifically for children and their family. Our 289-bed children’s hospital provides care to more than 1 million children living in a 400,000 square mile area. We serve one of the largest geographic areas of any children’s hospital in the country.
Our simple philosophy of The Child First and Always® informs every decision we make, and how we care for patients and their family.
Primary Children’s is part of Intermountain Healthcare, a not-for-profit healthcare system. We are also the pediatric specialty teaching hospital for the University of Utah School of Medicine.
Primary Children’s is the only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center serving the intermountain west. We are also one of nine core sites for the Pediatric Heart Network, and the only site located in the western United States. Primary Children’s has received recognition from U.S. News and Worlds Reports, Parents Magazine and the Joint Commission for exceptional, high-quality care.