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Gastroenteritis is a health condition involving an irritated intestinal lining. It happens from a virus, bacteria, or parasites.

Programs + Services

Gastroenterology + Nutrition

The Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition Division at Floating Hospital for Children in Boston provides expert GI diagnosis and treatment for children.
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General Pediatrics Practice

Find expert pediatric primary care physicians in Boston, MA at Floating Hospital for Children, providing comprehensive services for infants through adolescents
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Infectious Disease

Pediatric Infectious Disease at Floating Hospital for Children in Boston offers complete diagnostic and therapeutic care for children with infections.
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Tufts Medical Center and Floating Hospital for Children have high quality care.

Quality + Safety

A world-class pediatric teaching hospital shouldn’t make you and your child feel small.  At Floating Hospital for Children our littlest patients are our biggest priority. This means we’re committed to providing the highest quality of care in a safe, friendly environment.

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A child in the pediatric emergency department at Floating Hospital for Children.

Floating Ranks With the Best

The Leapfrog Group gave Floating Hospital for Children and Tufts Medical Center an “A” rating for outstanding patient safety in 2014.

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Floating Hospital for Children has a strong history of innovation.

A Fresh Breath of Air

Floating Hospital for Children began its life as a hospital ship in the Boston Harbor in 1894 before coming onshore permanently in 1931.

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