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The Children’s Center at a Glance

The Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children's Center exterior at night

Here are some statistics and facts about The Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children’s Center, which opened at Johns Hopkins Hospital on May 1, 2012. 


  • 560 private rooms
  • $1.1 billion construction project
  • Main entrance is larger than a football field
  • Covers 1.6 million square feet
  • Located on a five-acre site
  • Convenient, secure parking with pedestrian bridges into hospital

The Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children’s Center Building

205 private inpatient rooms, including:

  • 120 acute care rooms
  • 85 intensive care rooms
  • Level 1 pediatric trauma service
  • Pediatric burn services
  • 10 pediatric ORs
  • Multiple playrooms and a two-story indoor play area for patients

Pediatric Emergency Department

  • Double the size of former pediatric ED
  • Capable of sharing trauma capacity with adult ED
  • The only state-designated trauma center for children in Maryland
  • Annual visits expected to be more than 40,000
  • Pediatric radiology/imaging services


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