Pediatric Intensive Care (PICU)
Comprehensive intensive care for children
Our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is a modern, full-service special care unit built and designed for the care of critically ill children.
We offer exceptional pediatric critical care in a unit staffed by outstanding board-certified pediatric intensivists, nurse practitioners and highly experienced nurses. Our team works in collaboration with all pediatric subspecialties, pediatric surgical specialties and the Department of Radiology to provide comprehensive medical treatment. Our family-centered care ensures that the family is involved in all healthcare decision-making for the child. Our experts evaluate and deliver care that is child-friendly in an environment created just for them.
We treat a variety of conditions including:
- Respiratory failure
- Heart disease
- Neurologic disorders
- Severe infections
- Traumatic injuries
We offer a number of services including:
- Tracheal intubation
- Central venous catheters
- Arterial catheters
- Chest tubes
- PICC lines