Childrens Hospital | Mike Nelson | Long & Foster

Shriners Hospitals for Children

Our mission

Shriners Hospitals for Children has a mission to:

  • Provide the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment.
  • Provide for the education of physicians and other healthcare professionals.
  • Conduct research to discover new knowledge that improves the quality of care and quality of life of children and families.

This mission is carried out without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect, disability, national origin, or ability of a patient or family to pay.

Our vision

Become the best at transforming children’s lives by providing exceptional healthcare through innovative research, in a patient and family-centered environment.


click here to refer a child and their family: Refer A Patient to Shriners Hospital


click here to find out more of becoming a Shriner or contact Mike directly: Become a Shriner




 *Past Boumi Patrol Captain Mike Nelson ('15 -'16) and the 2015 Mid Atlantic Shrine Assoc. (MASA) VA Beach Parade Boumi Patrolmen