Patients have access to experts in all areas of pediatric subspecialties including pediatric emergency medicine, toxicology and critical care. Many of the team members are renowned in fields of medical simulation, bedside ultrasound, disaster preparedness, injury prevention, toxicology, medical education and medical informatics.
Comprehensive emergency services are available for an array of emergency conditions including:
- Respiratory ailments
- Poisoning, including environmental toxins
- Cystic fibrosis
- Sexual abuse
- Suspected child abuse
- Abdominal emergencies
- Psychiatric emergencies, including post-traumatic stress disorder
Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital Emergency Department
At the Bridgeport Hospital Campus, the Elizabeth M. Pfriem Children's Emergency Center provides specialized emergency care for ill or injured children.
Improving Child Safety
Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital is a designated Injury Free Site by the national Injury Free Coalition for Kids. As part of our commitment to prevent injuries and educate the community, the hospital and Kohl’s Cares are Teaming Up to Improve Child Safety