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When a child has a serious, life-threatening injury or illness, it can be one of the most difficult challenges a parent will ever face. In this situation, it is important to get the best medical care and most compassionate treatment possible for the child. At University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), we take care of more than 1,500 children each year who are dealing with a wide range of illnesses and injuries, from young cancer patients with rare tumors to babies recovering from heart surgery.
At UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, we are committed to family-centered care, making parents an important part of the team caring for children. In each of our hospital rooms, a twin bed is available for parents to remain with their child, 24 hours a day, even sleeping at his or her bedside. Our critical care specialists will be close at hand for both children and their parents at all times.
When a child is transferred to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital’s team of caring pediatric specialists is available to provide expert critical care.
Some of the conditions we treat include:
The University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is a 21-bed combined medical-surgical unit which cares for more than 1,500 critically ill children each year. Our staff is specially trained to provide expert critical care for children with serious illnesses and injuries, 24 hours a day. An attending intensivist from the Division of Pediatric Critical Care coordinates all care, in close cooperation with the child's primary pediatrician, and medical and surgical subspecialists.
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