Why do so many parents choose the pediatric emergency department at Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital for their child’s medical emergencies? Countless reasons—here are just a few:
- Board-certified physicians who are Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) specialists on-site—24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
- Staffed by a dedicated, highly trained pediatric emergency nursing team, along with an on-site Child Life Specialist (CLS) and board-certified neonatologists.
- A separate emergency entrance just for pediatric patients, with 14 state-of-the-art examination rooms, and a Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).
- Designed to be comfortable for children, with a kid- and family-friendly environment that includes features like an interactive butterfly wall and iPads loaded with game.
The pediatric emergency room entrance is located at St. Mary’s Hospital, near Monument and Libbie Avenues in Richmond. With a separate entrance and a separate waiting room, our pediatric emergency department also provides free parking and sleeping chairs for overnight visits.