Navicent Health Unveils New Children’s Hospital Website

Staff Report From Middle Georgia CEO

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Navicent Health is pleased to announce the launch of a new website that will allow visitors to track the construction progress of the new Beverly Knight Olson Children’s Hospital, Navicent Health.
A real time live feed will allow visitors to to follow construction progress as the new BKO is erected at the corner of Spring and Pine Streets in Macon, Ga. In addition, the website will also provide the following:
A Symptom Checker for concerned parents and caregivers.

Heartwarming stories featuring BKO’s own patients and families.

The Find-A-Doctor directory, providing access to pediatricians and pediatric specialists practicing in central Georgia.
In June 2016, amid a climate that has seen a number of hospital closures and limited hospital expansion, Navicent Health announced its intent to construct a new children’s hospital facility to meet a growing demand for pediatric services. With more than 45,000 visits projected annually, the state-of-the-art institution will attract new talent to Macon and serve as an important anchor in the community. The new hospital, to be built at 888 Pine St. in downtown Macon, is slated to open in 2019.