Ranked in all 10 specialties surveyed by US News and World Report, Rady Children’s Hospital – San Diego is one of the finest children’s hospitals in America. Rady Children’s is the region’s only pediatric medical system and level 1 pediatric trauma center. Among only 7% of hospitals nationwide, Rady Children’s achieved Nurse Magnet® designation from the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC), recognized as the gold standard of nursing excellence.
Rady Children’s is committed to offering comprehensive care to San Diego’s children as well as children and their families from across the globe who travel to see our nationally renowned physicians. Established in 1954, Rady Children’s mission is “to restore, sustain and enhance the health and developmental potential of children through excellence in care, education, research and advocacy.”
The International Services team coordinates care for patients and families traveling from anywhere outside the region. Assistance is provided at all stages of children’s healthcare experience. From the time of the initial request for services to when the child receives care – and subsequent treatments back home – we can help with their needs. Services include:
Coordinating requests for services and medical records review
Scheduling physician appointments
Assisting with financial arrangements and providing cost estimates
Assisting with travel, transportation and lodging
Following up on future medical needs
Fodors calls San Diego a vacationers paradise and possibly the best place in America to recover. One of the top visitor destinations in the world, San Diego has the best combination of outdoor attractions, cultural landmarks, great weather and affordable hotels in the country. From luxury resorts, to historic and family friendly hotels, to quaint bed and breakfasts, you’ll find it in San Diego
As the official travel resource for the San Diego Region, SDTA provides a wealth of information for San Diego visitors. And if you’d like further assistance while you’re in town, you can stop by one of the San Diego County Visitor Centers. There you’ll find maps, special services information, activity brochures and helpful staff. We hope you enjoy your time in San Diego, California’s Beach City!