The special healthcare needs of newborns, infants, children and adolescents are the primary focus for the UMC Children's Hospital. Housed on the second floor of UMC, the Children's Hospital treats patients using the most advanced technology available today.
The Children's Hospital provides both general and specialized services for children including developmental assessment, genetic diagnosis and counseling and family education classes. For children who require special care, the hospital includes a 15-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and a 42-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, which consists of a Special Care Nursery and a Grower's Nursery.
The Children's Hospital at UMC is also the premiere hospital in the region to provide an ECMO unit for babies and children with acute lung and heart disorders. Combining the talents of more than 30 specialists and subspecialists with nurses, social workers and therapists, the children of this region have at their disposal a team of experts second to none.
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UMC Health System is the leader in comprehensive healthcare delivery in West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. More than 300,000 patients a year have come to expect our dedication to service and the top-tier care we provide.