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Children see us differently. Because we care for them differently.

At Cohen Children’s Medical Center, kids see us as more than doctors, nurses and therapists. They see heroes, rock stars, royalty and friends. And we see them differently, too—not as patients, but as children who deserve the very best.

See us through their eyes. Click on each drawing to read their unique stories.

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Our child life specialists provide developmentally appropriate guidance and activities to help children learn about their condition, treatment, hospital routine and the medical team they will encounter during their stay.

We're the largest Level I pediatric trauma center in New York designated by the American College of Surgeons. 

Cohen Children’s Medical Center has become the first children’s hospital in the New York metropolitan area to receive Magnet status from the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center.

Serving our community

Classes and programs

Cohen Children's Medical Center offers useful classes and programs, including car seat safety, for children, teens and adults throughout the year.

Learn more about our programs and initiatives
In the news
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The New York Times profiles a family tragedy and how the staff at Cohen Children's Medical Center provided support.
Northwell Health has launched its School Nurse Professional Development Program, which provides education and clinical skills practice for these health care professionals.
Media coverage highlighting Cohen Children's Breastfeeding Resiliency, Engagement and Empowerment (BFREE) program.
Drs. Michael Grosso and David Fagan comment in this US News & World Report story.