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The NCH Advantage

Super pediatric care for super kids, right in your own backyard

Cuts and scrapes happen every day. But when things get more serious, it's good to know you have the best children’s hospital services available, only minutes away.

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

The only hospital in the Northwest Suburbs in partnership with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

This expertise is also enhanced through an exclusive partnership with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago—ranked #1 in almost every major pediatric specialty. Through this partnership, we are able to bring even more neonatal and pediatric specialty care, advanced medical treatments, and sophisticated diagnostic procedures to NCH.

A dedicated pediatric emergency room, close to home

Northwest Community Hospital's pediatric emergency room (Peds ER) is staffed by board-certified pediatric emergency specialists on-staff at Lurie Children's and NCH. The NCH pediatric emergency department is open from 9 am to midnight daily and located in a newly renovated, child-friendly area, away from the main emergency room. Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago pediatric hospitalists are on-site 24 hours a day and are available to see children in the main ER when the pediatric ER is closed.

Level III NICU for the highest level of care for newborns

NCH is accredited as a Level III perinatal facility by the Illinois Department of Public Health, allowing us to care for premature infants of any gestational age. Our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) provides the most advanced care to premature and critically ill infants, including multiples. Lurie Children's neonatologists, on-staff at both NCH and Lurie Children's, attend high-risk deliveries and provide round-the-clock care for newborns with special needs.

Rely on NCH for convenient access to a comprehensive range of specialized inpatient and outpatient pediatric services. Find a pediatrician now or call 847.618.4YOU (4968).

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Last Updated 2012/06/12