Our 289-bed facility is equipped and staffed to treat children with complex illness and injury, and many medical students complete post-graduate training at Primary Children's Hospital through internships and residency rotations.

Primary Children's Hospital is a nationally ranked academic pediatric medical center serving five states in the Intermountain West – Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada, and Montana.


Psychology Internship

The accredited Psychology Internship at Primary Children's Hospital offers a scholar-practitioner model within a pediatric health and behavioral healthcare setting.


Pediatric Nurse Residency

Our program is designed to help nurses entering pediatrics to develop a commitment to healing children through the knowledge and critical thinking required in pediatric nursing.


Pediatric Dental Residency

The two-year pediatric program provides clinical proficiency in primary comprehensive preventive and therapeutic oral healthcare for infants and children, including those with special needs.

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Student Programs

Many career opportunities are available in the field of healthcare, and Primary Children’s Hospital provides programs to help support students in their educational pursuits.


Pediatric Residency

Medical students in the Pediatric Residency at the University of Utah School of Medicine complete post-graduate training at Primary Children's Hospital through residency rotations.