The Division of Infectious Diseases at Children's Mercy provides inpatient and outpatient care for newborns to young adults. Our experts in infectious diseases provide compassionate care, excellence in teaching, and investigations into clinical and laboratory research.
Infectious Diseases Programs
We have specialized clinics for international adoptions, travel medicine, and immunocompromising conditions. Our Antimicrobial Stewardship Program is one of the first pediatric programs in the country. The Vaccine and Treatment Evaluation Unit is one of only nine nationally-sponsored units in the United States.
Outpatient management and inpatient diagnostic evaluation and management is available at Children's Mercy Adele Hall Campus and Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas. This includes consultation service for both primary infectious diseases and immunocompromised host consultation services.
For questions regarding vaccinations, outbreaks and alerts, infection control, diagnostic testing and laboratory interpretation please call (816) 234-3061.