Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit provides highly specialized, state of the art care to approximately 1,700 patients annually. We are located in a nationally ranked pediatric hospital that serves as the quarternary referral center for the region as well as serving national and international patients with diseases requiring highly specialized care. University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital also has the only accredited Pediatric Trauma Center in the region.
Our sedation unit is a patient and family oriented unit that provides outpatient and inpatient services to over 2,000 patients annually. Our intensivists deliver care to patients needing gastrointestinal services, bronchoscopies, minor surgical procedures, invasive procedures required for management of patients with malignancies and a full range of radiologic studies, among others. Utilization and satisfaction ratings are extremely high for this program. Active research programs make the sedation unit a rich source of scholarly activity.
University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital
UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital is a modern 244-bed dedicated children's hospital with a nationally renowned faculty. UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital's eight-story patient care tower, which opened in 1997, is one of the most advanced, family-centered pediatric hospital sites in the nation. Approximately 10,000 newborns, children, and adolescents are admitted annually to UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, where they receive first-rate care in a warm, supportive environment conducive to healing.
The Samuel J. Horwitz, MD Pediatric Learning Center (PLC) is a clinically oriented library focused on Pediatrics and geared to support resident and fellow education as well as assist in continued learning for all Rainbow faculty and staff. The facility houses a printed reference collection, a number of computer-equipped work stations, and provides access to printing, scanning, and photocopy equipment.
The center is staffed by a full-time librarian and is open 24/7 with a door key code. Along with printed books and journals, the library subscribes to a number of electronic resources, available from the PLC website, and provides a number of specialized research guides and tools. Library services include reference and mediated literature searching, database training, and interlibrary loan assistance.
Pediatric Learning Center