Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Clinical Services
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Clinical Services

Services Offered

  • 24-hour care provided by in-house board- certified pediatric critical care medicine specialists
  • Advanced monitoring and life support technologies including:
    • High frequency oscillation ventilation (HFOV)/All modes of ventilator assistance
    • Invasive intravascular/intracardiac techniques
    • Intracranial pressure monitoring
    • Bedside dialysis/renal replacement therapy
    • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)
  • In-house consultation for 30 medical and eight surgical pediatric subspecialties
  • Clinical research in a variety of areas related to pediatric critical care
  • 24-hour ground/air emergency pediatric critical care transport:
  • Consultations to initiate patient stabilization and arrange patient transfer are provided by critical care specialists

Ronald McDonald House and Ronald McDonald Family Room accommodations for patient families

Outreach and Support Services
Community and professional educational seminars on critical care and transport topics available upon request.

Commonly Treated Conditions

Including, but not limited to the following (listed in alphabetical order)

  • Acute single and multiple organ system failure
  • Assisted ventilation of acute and chronic respiratory failure
  • Acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • Brain injury
  • Chronic organ failure
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Encephalitis
  • Increased intracranial pressure
  • Inhalation injury
  • Meningitis
  • Metabolic Derangements
  • Poisoning
  • Post-operative recovery
  • Pre-operative stabilization
  • Septic shock
  • Solid organ transplantation
  • Status asthmaticus
  • Status epilepticus
  • Traumatic injury


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