A video made with love by the children and teens of the Kendall Regional Pediatric Advisory Council: the patients and staff of the Kendall Regional Pediatric Unit show how to be BRAVE when you have to be in the hospital.
Pediatric Advisory Council Members
Pediatric Advisory Council
At Kendall Regional Medical Center, Kids are always in charge. We recognize that kids aren’t just little adults, so we engaged kids from our community to guide us and advise us on what they like. From food choices to video games, this group of kids gave us their expert opinions on why Kendall Regional Medical Center is THEIR choice for all their healthcare needs.
Inpatient Pediatric Unit
Our 12-bed pediatric unit focuses on providing family centered care. It is designed with child-friendly amenities that include Cable TV, DVD Players, a playroom with video games, nourishment room and treatment room. Our staff is trained in Pediatric Advanced Life Support and competent to treat the needs of this patient population. They focus on providing a safe and warm environment and include preventive care to ensure a return to maximum health.
Pediatric Intensive Care
Our PICU is staffed by a team of high-level healthcare professionals and features the latest equipment for the most critically ill young patients.
The Pediatric Healthcare Team
The pediatric healthcare team in the hospital is a large one, made up of numerous individuals with differing roles. These include:
- Pediatric Intensivist
- Consulting specialist doctors
- Registered Nurses (RNs)
- Social Workers (MSWs)
- Respiratory Therapists
- Physical Therapists
- Clinical Pharmacist