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About Blythedale

Mission & Values

Our Mission
Blythedale Children’s Hospital is dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of children. We change the lives of children with complex medical illnesses and disabling conditions through superb multi-disciplinary care, teaching, research and advocacy programs.

We are the only specialty children’s hospital in New York State that provides the highest level of multi-disciplinary medical care and rehabilitation for children with complex medical illnesses and conditions. Working collaboratively in an environment that fosters excellence, our goal is to improve each patient’s overall health, independence and quality of life, as well as provide hope to patients and families through superior outcomes—without regard to religion, race or ability to pay.

Our Vision
As the pre-eminent specialty children’s hospital in the New York Metropolitan area, we change the lives of children and their families by serving higher acuity patients with a variety of special healthcare needs.

Our Core Values
  • We are relentless in the pursuit of excellence in everything we do.
  • We are innovators. We constantly challenge ourselves to find better treatment modalities and more effective ways of organizing and delivering services.
  • Every employee acts with compassion and respect toward our patients and their families.
  • We are dedicated to interdisciplinary teamwork which is centered around providing first-class care and service.
  • We value our employees as they have built Blythedale’s reputation. We provide a work environment that is: respectful and fair; listens to and communicates with staff regularly; educates and trains employees so that they can effectively carry out their responsibilities; and compensates its staff fairly.
  • Honesty and integrity characterize all of our actions and decisions.
  • We are optimists.
Patient Stories
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Twins Kassius and Keaton were born in June, 2015, at just 30-weeks gestation
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