Families in Illinois now have closer access to the highest-rated pediatric care in the metro area.
Pediatricians with Washington University Physicians in Illinois and St. Louis Children’s Hospital provide 24/7 coverage in Memorial Hospital’s two emergency units. Our nurses focus on caring for children with a variety of illnesses and injuries.
Common pediatric conditions treated at Memorial Hospital’s pediatric emergency units include:
- Accidental injuries
- Asthma and respiratory illnesses
- Broken bones and fractures
- Cuts and lacerations
- Acute belly pain
- Ear aches
In cases where more specialized care is required, the staff will quickly arrange for transport to St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
Washington University neonatologists provide care at the Family Care Birthing centers at Memorial Belleville and Memorial East.