Pediatric Critical Care Clinical Skills
“We provide the best care possible to all of our patients, but most especially our smallest patients – your children, our children, the children of the community. They are number one!”
The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC)- 685 licensed beds, Level 1 Trauma and not-for-profit community-based hospital was opened in September 2017. The current PICU is a 10-bed medical-surgical unit that provides high-level care for critically ill or injured infants, children and adolescents up to age 21 with a catchment area encompassing Central Valley and Southern California. The PICU at CRMC works closely with nearly every pediatric medical and surgical subspecialty. Medical subspecialties include Cardiology, Infectious Disease, Endocrinology, Neurology, Gastroenterology, Pulmonology, and Genetics-Metabolic, also OFF-SITE consultation with Nephrology, Hematology, Immunology. Surgical subspecialties include General Pediatric Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Burn Team, Pediatric OMFS, Pediatric Dentists, Pediatric Orthopedics and Obstetrics.
PICU : Mission, Vision and Values
Mission: To provide premium pediatric health care access to the community.
Vision: To be the community’s choice for world class pediatric care.
Values: Regardless of where you are on your journey we value:
- Acceptance – We embrace individuality
- Nurturance – We facilitate developmental, physical and emotional well being through compassionate care
- Excellence: We consistently provide innovative quality services.