Advanced care when your child needs it the most
Life-threatening illness or injuries do not discriminate based on age. If your child ever needs life-saving medical care, we want you to know that our pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) is standing by to help.
Intensive care team of leading specialists and technically advanced facility
Our PICU, located within Novant Health Hemby Children’s Hospital in Charlotte, N.C., provides care for the most severe and threatening illnesses and injuries without neglecting the caring touch that is needed for your child. Our team of children’s intensive-care doctors works closely with specially-trained nurses, respiratory therapists and other healthcare professionals to provide constant monitoring and state-of-the-art treatments.
Compassionate patient and family support
We offer a compassionate environment that will help and encourage you to take an active role during your child’s stay. Our leading-edge facility offers large, private family friendly rooms to support direct family involvement in the care of PICU patients. Our child life staff is also available to provide comfort to your child and family during your stay. We are here to deliver compassionate and effective care when you and your child need it the most.