In addition to the 18 inpatient rooms where family members can stay with their child during their hospitalization, the Heart Center also includes a kitchen with laundry facilities, a lounge and a library. For families that must stay for extended periods of time, the Heart Center offers 4 hotel-like rooms for added comfort.
The Complex Care Coordinator is your family’s best friend during your child’s hospital stay. The Coordinator assigned to your family will ensure a smooth transition during hospitalization, will help you through the discharge process, and will be there for you as your family readjusts to normal life.
Our specialists will help you minimize and navigate through the psychosocial stressors of your child’s hospitalization. By using positive distractions, we make the hospital more fun for our patients, which can reduce the stress that you and your child may be experiencing.
Our telephone triage system is available for our patients and their families 24 hours a day, giving you direct access to the nursing expertise at University Health System.
People come to University Children’s Health Heart Center from all over the U.S and around the world. If you speak a language other than English, or are hearing impaired, we will happily provide you the assistance you need.
When you have a child or family member with congenital heart disease, it can be stressful and emotionally overwhelming. Spiritual support is available to help you and your family navigate through this difficult time.
If you are a current patient, you can access the patient portal at myuhs.com. Here you can view health information, pay your bill online, request an appointment, and so much more.
Our top priority is to provide excellent, personalized, compassionate care for our patients. Your child’s health is important to us, and we are personally invested in making sure they receive the best care possible here at University Health System.