The Department of Pediatrics at Mt. Scopus is the largest General Pediatric Department in Jerusalem. It provides children's medical services to the greater metropolitan Jerusalem area. It is located at the Northeast part of Jerusalem and provides health care services to the surrounding neighborhoods. In these residential areas, populated with mainly young families, live the majority of the children in Jerusalem.
The Department has close associations with other pediatric services within the Mt. Scopus campus that include neonatology, pediatric surgery, child psychology, and physiotherapy.
The Department of Pediatrics at Mt. Scopus consists of 11 attending physicians, 13 resident physician, 43 nurses, 2 dietitians, 2 child-life workers, and a pediatric social worker.