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Newborn and pediatric mobile intensive care ground transports are provided between hospitals within our referral region. Our clinical team consists of specially trained nursing and respiratory personnel who are capable of stabilizing the most critically ill newborns, infants, children and adolescents.

Phone. 937-641-3208, office
937-641-4385 or 877-855-PEDS (7337), Communication Center

Administrative director: Sue Ciarlariello, MBA, RRT, RCP

Medical director—newborn transport: M. David Yohannan, MD

Medical director—pediatric transport: Patricia Abboud, MD

Services Available

  • Ground transports in specially designed vehicles equipped with all the technical equipment (transport isolettes, ventilators, cardiac and invasive/noninvasive pressure monitoring, transcutaneous and exhaled gas monitoring and more) to provide continuous treatment and monitoring of sick infants and children.
  • Vehicles are driven by our full-time security staff with Emergency Vehicle Operator or EMT certification and are maintained by our ASE certified mechanic.
  • Arrangement for air transports can be made for patients traveling to or from a distant hospital.
  • After hours: Long-distance or air transports, pager 937-334-0344

Referral Process

Communication Center: 937-641-4385
877-855-PEDS, toll free

24 hours a day, seven days a week

*Transports must be arranged by a physician

Related to : Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Newborn Medicine / Neonatology.


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