Children Receive Expert Care from Pediatric Specialists Associated with Comer Children's Hospital
Little Company of Mary's Pediatric Department with its recently remodeled critical care unit can handle most any common childhood hospitalization need. To provide the most complete service to our pediatric patients, Little Company of Mary has a Pediatric Specialist available 24 hours, seven days a week in affiliation with the University of Chicago Hospital. Care is provided by nurses, patient care technicians and pediatric hospitalists. Hospitalists are pediatricians from the University of Chicago Hospitals who work closely with your Little Company of Mary pediatrician, surgeon or other specialists.
We also offer pediatric critical care services for children who require frequent, close observation and nursing care. At Little Company of Mary, we not only care for children's physical health. We offer support groups that also assist with a child's emotional and spiritual health.
There's never a convenient time for your child to get sick. Sniffles, diarrhea, fever ... they're all symptoms of typical childhood ailments, but they can prevent your child from attending school or daycare. If you have to go to work, finding trusted, last-minute care can be a big challenge. Not anymore, you can now got to work knowing that your child is resting easy at the Care Depot in our Pediatric Department.
The Care Depot was created for your convenience and for your child's welfare. Bring your sick child to the Care Depot and receive nursing attention. Here, professional pediatric nurses look after your child so you can have the confidence that your son or daughter is getting the best possible care...next to mom's of course. We care for children from birth to 16 years of age, day or night. We provide meals, snacks, and rest periods.
Parents are welcome to call anytime and talk to their child or to the nurse for a progress report. We ask that you call the night before to make sure we have beds and to reserve your spot. Call 708.229.5393 to book your child's spot today.
Care Depot hours are:
24 hours a day
7 days a week
Cost for employees: $3 per hour
Cost for community: $5 per hour
Care Depot Location:
Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park, IL
Floor: 3 North
The Heart Connection
This nine-week program helps children cope with the death of a loved one. Call 708.229.5480 for information. Reservations required. Click here for details.
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To learn more about any of our pediatric programs, please call 708.229.5393