Nursing Units

Inpatient Units

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CHKD nurses provide specialized pediatric care throughout the hospital. Nurses are vital members of our care teams, coordinating treatments, advocating for patients, and supporting families. Each unit in the hospital offers unique opportunities for nurses to use their skills to help children grow and heal.

About Our Inpatient Units

General care unit. Patients range from children with diabetes to those who are having orthopedic surgery. Located on the seventh floor.

Hematology/oncology unit.The hemotology/oncology unit, located on the eighth floor, cares for children with cancer or blood disorders who require inpatient treatment or hospitalization.

• Neuroscience unit. CHKD's eight-bed neuroscience inpatient unit, located on the seventh floor, features four video EEG rooms with state-of-the-art equipment and provides care to neurology, neurosurgery and epilepsy monitoring patients.

Monitored bed unit. For children with many diagnoses who may need special equipment. Located on the eighth floor.

Neonatal intensive care unit. Each year, over 500 of our smallest patients receive care in the NICU and neonatal stepdown unit. Located on the fourth floor.  

Pediatric intensive care unit. Delivers comprehensive care to children who are facing life-threatening conditions or injuries. Located on the third floor.

Transitional care unit. Provides transitional care for children who require or have required a ventilator. Located on seventh floor.

Inpatient rehabilitation unit. As the only pediatric inpatient rehabilitation unit in Virginia, offers children a unique environment to rebuild strength and regain skills. Located on the seventh floor.

Emergency care. Emergency department triages patients, treating immediate needs. Located on first floor.

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