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Children's Emergency Rooms

Pediatric ER Landing Page

Online Check In

Children's Memorial Hermann offers online ER check in at two pediatric emergency rooms in greater Houston. You can select a treatment time and wait in the comfort of home with your child instead of the ER.
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About the Children's ER

The Children's ER is a certified Level I pediatric trauma center, providing the highest level of trauma care available. As one of only two Level I pediatric trauma centers caring for children in the Texas Gulf Coast region, Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital provides 24-hour care to over 18,000 children in emergency situations each year.

Seven beds are dedicated to pediatrics, and the ER has separate pediatric waiting and triage areas. Beautifully decorated to match the child-friendly motif throughout the hospital, the ER at Children's Memorial Hermann features whimsical nature characters that help make children feel at ease.

Locations

Texas Medical Center

The Trauma and Emergency Center at Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital in the Texas Medical Center is equipped to meet the needs of patients with conditions ranging from minor injuries and illnesses to major trauma.

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Memorial City

Located within the larger ER at Memorial Hermann Memorial City, this facility features dedicated rooms for pediatric care, staffed by board-certified pediatricians, nurses and emergency room physicians specially trained in pediatric emergency medicine.

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Sugar Land

The Children's Emergency Center at Memorial Hermann Sugar Land is specially designed to serve children with urgent and emergent conditions in a child-friendly environment. Every day, 24 hours a day, your child will be seen by either a board-certified pediatrician or a board-certified emergency medicine physician. 

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3rd Annual Pediatric Trauma Reunion

When to Take Your Child to the Emergency Room

It happens to all parents eventually: a child suddenly becomes ill, or has an accident, and you call the pediatrician looking for guidance. But the pediatrician is unreachable, or maybe it’s midnight and the doctor’s office is closed. When should you wait till morning and when should you visit the ER?

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Children's Transport Team

For patients needing critical care, increasing the chance for survival and recovery means getting the best care as quickly as possible. The Children's Transport Team at Children's Memorial Hermann provides specialized emergency pediatric and neonatal transport services for patients from infants to 16 years of age around the clock, 365 days a year.

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Forensic Nursing Services

Our Pediatric ER offers a special program for children called Forensic Nursing Services. Through the program, registered nurses provide comprehensive care 24 hours a day to patients with interpersonal violence issues.

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