The section of Pediatric Critical Care offers acute tertiary care services at Oklahoma Children's Hospital. The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is
designed for patients (birth through 20 years) who are in a condition
of real or potential physiological instability. Our board certified physicians are all highly skilled and experienced in treating life-threatening illnesses in children.
The mission of the section is to provide high quality care to all our patients, to participate in clinical research to improve the care of all critically ill children, and to impart high quality education the next generation of pediatricians.
Multidisciplinary care is provided 24/7 by our team of physicians, advanced practice providers, bedside nurses, and respiratory therapists in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)