Whether your child requires a few stitches, or has a more serious health condition, Palms West Hospital is the place to turn. As the only hospital in the Western Communities with a dedicated pediatric hospital and 24/7 emergency care, The Children’s Hospital at Palms West provides an ongoing commitment to exceptional patient care. Additionally, we have committed to training new generations of pediatricians through our medical education and residency programs.
Time is of the essence in life’s unexpected moments. You should feel the utmost confidence when entrusting your most precious gift to us. At the Children’s Hospital at Palms West, you will find a dedicated child-focused environment for all our emergency services pediatric patients. We provide an atmosphere that is calming to children, and comforting to you. All members of our healthcare team have been specially trained to care for children of all ages – from toddlers to adolescents. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, we provide round the clock care with the expertise and experience your family needs.
Exclusively for our pediatric patients, this unit features all private beds with a total of 47 total pediatric and PICU beds. Our PICU features the latest equipment for the most critically ill patients. When you walk onto this special floor dedicated to our youngest patients, it reflects a theme that is child-friendly, bright and cheerful for those spending time here at Palms West. We believe your child should feel that their room is special; making what can be an uncomfortable experience into one that feels a little brighter.
Our Pediatric unit features a playroom where children can feel safe and comfortable while taking a needed break from their treatment schedule, as well as a teen room with computers and internet access. We also have a full-time Child Life Specialist who provides therapeutic play and developmentally appropriate activities for patients, reduces the stress of hospitalization, and provides support to patients and their families.
Our comprehensive specialties and pediatric services include:
- Hematology Oncology
- Infectious Disease
- Critical Care
- Emergency Services
- Plastic Surgery