Doernbecher Children’s Hospital

Doernbecher Children’s Hospital is home to classrooms in three different units: an Acute Care classroom, a Hematology/Oncology classroom, and an Intermediate Care classroom.


Doernbecher Acute

The Hospital School Program on the 9th floor of Doernbecher Children’s Hospital is staffed by certified teachers and assistants who provide small group and individualized instruction. Children who are unable to go to the classroom are eligible for bedside instruction. Hospital staff are flexible in their approach to learning and can provide many motivational, educationally … Continue reading Doernbecher Acute

Doernbecher Intermediate

The Hospital School Program located on the Intermediate Care Unit works with students who are medically fragile and are in the hospital for nephrology (kidney), neurology, and neurosurgery services.  On this unit educational services are almost exclusively provided at bedside.  For students who are able to leave the unit, they may attend one of our … Continue reading Doernbecher Intermediate

Doernbecher Hematology Oncology

The Hospital School Program staff who are located on the Hematology/Oncology Unit provide educational services to school-age students who have cancer and blood-related disorders. Students may receive services at bedside or in the classroom.  Most of our instruction is individualized, however, students have time to interact with each other and participate in small group activities. … Continue reading Doernbecher Hematology Oncology