Advancing Children's Health

Tag Archive: PICU

Summer is in full swing, which means endless opportunities for fun! It also means additional opportunities for injury. We caught up with Dr. Mark Marinello, medical director of our pediatric intensive care unit and dad of four, to find out about some of the common summertime injuries he sees in the hospital along with tips for preventing them. Q: What’s it like to be a critical care doc and dad?... View Article

Jun 28 2017

Over the past couple of weeks we’ve taken you on a behind the scenes tour of some of the facilities at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU. You’ve seen the private rooms in the PICU, the pictures of NICU graduates and even the “fish bowl” at the ASK Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Clinic. You’ve also had the opportunity to virtually experience inpatient amenities on the MCV Campus, like the rooftop... View Article

May 3 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xIf-Bl4iPsFrom the child life specialists who prepare children for procedures during their stay to the private rooms and compassionate nurses, CHoR’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) provides care to meet both the medical and emotional needs of patients and families. CHoR’s is home to the only Level 1 PICU in Central Virginia, that’s a fancy way of saying it provides the most advanced lifesaving technologies and treatments to care for... View Article

Apr 11 2013