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Children's Services

When your child has a life-threatening illness or injury, Levine Children's Hospital's Pediatric Intensive Care Unit is here to help them make a full recovery. Our board-certified pediatric critical care doctors deliver the advanced, around-the-clock care your child needs to get better – and get back to being a kid.

Pediatric Intensive Care Services

Thanks to the generosity of late NASCAR driver Ricky Hendrick and his family, Levine Children's Hospital offers a fully equipped pediatric intensive care unit. The Ricky Hendrick Centers for Intensive Care offers:

  • Trauma treatment and care for all pediatric illness emergencies
  • Resuscitation and stabilization
  • Support of lung, heart, brain and other body functions, including the region's only pediatric heart and lung bypass (ECMO)
  • Coordination and consultation with subspecialists when needed, including pediatric cardiology, neurology and surgery
  • Post-operative care for children following surgery
  • Medical management for children needing organ transplant
  • Transport from other hospitals to Levine Children's Hospital via MedCenter Air

More Pediatric Intensive Care

We also offer these intensive care services and locations:

Contact Us: 704-381-7900

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