Hemby Children's Hospital
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PICU

Compassionate care you can trust when your child is in need

At Novant Health, we know how frightening it is for you to see your child have a life-threatening illness or injury. At our pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), located within Novant Health Hemby Children’s Hospital in Charlotte, NC, you will be in the hands of a skilled and caring team of intensive-care physicians, respiratory therapists, specially-trained nurses and other healthcare professionals.

Our team is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art care for some of the most severe health problems. If your child is ever admitted to our pediatric intensive care unit, you’ll find a peace of mind knowing that our team encourages you to take an active role during your child’s stay. Because your child’s comfort and recovery is our top priority, we also have certified child life specialists who are available to help your child cope with hospitalization.