When your child needs special care for a critical health condition, they can be in no better hands than those of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at TEAM hospital.
The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) provides sick children with the highest level of medical care. PICU allows intensive nursing care and continuous monitoring of things like heart rate, breathing, and blood pressure. The staff the PICU is made up of a team of caregivers from various specialties with a goal to provide your child with the best possible care.
Some of these more intensive therapies in PICU include ventilators (breathing machines) and certain medicines that can be given only under close medical supervision.
A stay in the PICU can be a frightening and stressful experience. Many of the terms, procedures and pieces of equipment may be unfamiliar which can add to the stress of your child being critically ill. Our team will do whatever we can to help reduce this stress and uncertainty.