Our services are designed for your child’s comfort and safety. We offer the area’s most advanced pediatric program to ensure you child receives the very best care.

Child-centered Model of Pediatric ER Care

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  • Staffed by Board Certified Pediatricians and Pediatric ER Nurses
  • Hernando’s only dedicated Pediatric ER
  • Child-sized equipment, gowns, IVs, airway management tools, and other medical necessities
  • Sophisticated medication management system that considers the child’s age and weight to confirm exact medication dosage
  • State-of-the-art technology for rapid results of high-quality diagnostic reports
  • “Ouchless” environment that addresses a child’s discomfort and anxiety
  • The only nationally accredited emergency medicine residency training program in the area

Safe and Secure Inpatient Pediatric Services

  • Board Certified Pediatricians are on-site daily to care for your child
  • Nurses are board certified and have Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification
  • Kid-friendly meals are comforting and healthy to help promote your child’s wellness
  • Advanced vein finding technology to improve accuracy and reduce discomfort
  • Pediatric Suites designed for family stays with pull out couches and recliners
  • Disease-specific care based on best-practice guidelines and evidence-based medicine
  • Safety technology such as smart infusion pumps and bedside barcode medication administration
  • Weight-based dosing of medications to ensure the safety of your child during their stay