Nicklaus Children’s Hospital formerly known as Miami Children’s Hospital is a hospital for children in South Florida. The hospital has 289 beds. It is affiliated with the FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, and St. George’s University and is a member of Nicklaus Children’s Health System. The hospital provides comprehensive pediatric specialties and subspecialties to pediatric patients aged 0–21throughout South Florida. Nicklaus Children’s Hospital features the only Level 1 pediatric trauma center in the region, and 1 of 3 in the state.It has 650 attending physicians and over 130 pediatric sub-specialists. Nicklaus Children’s Hospital was one of the largest employers in Miami-Dade County in 2014 with over 3,500 employees.