Almost Home

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Our Almost Home unit helps to transition your child between hospital care and home. The unit is specially designed for pediatric patients who need trained medical or surgical observation and monitoring. Almost Home focuses on parent-assisted care, creating a partnership between physicians, nursing staff and parents.

Almost Home patients usually stay less than 24 hours, though their stay may be extended based on their medical needs. The 34-room unit is operated by Dayton Children's pediatric nurses, assistive personnel and an attending physician. Most rooms are private with sleeping arrangements for family members. Shower facilities for families are onsite.

Conditions We Treat

  • Heart catheterizations
  • Blood transfusions
  • IV antibiotics
  • Preoperative procedures
  • Sedated outpatient testing and minor procedures
  • Therapeutic infusions
  • Reflux studies
  • Selected sleep studies

Services We Offer

  • Outpatient burn treatment
  • Histories and physicals before surgeries and sedated procedures
  • Gastroenterology motility studies including pH probe studies

Meet Our Team 

Medical Director: Ranjana Sinha, MD

Locations

Related to : Hospital Pediatrics, Pediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Pulmonary Diagnostics, Pulmonology.

 

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Upcoming Events

Join our mix of doctors and dietitians in walking the neighborhood, including the local park and elementary school.

The Harrison's Heroes 5k and 10k Run will be June 4 at Beavercreek High School to raise money for the Dayton Children's Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

We are driven by our values of safety, compassion, ownership, collaboration, innovation and value creation. We are looking for individuals to join our team who embody these values and support our mission of improving the health status of all kids in our region. We hope that might be you! Come to one of our two job fairs to learn more about our open opportunities.

We are driven by our values of safety, compassion, ownership, collaboration, innovation and value creation. We are looking for individuals to join our team who embody these values and support our mission of improving the health status of all kids in our region. We hope that might be you! Come to one of our two job fairs to learn more about our open opportunities.

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Our Services

Pediatric experts in more than 35 specialty areas

Accreditations

The Children's Medical Center of Dayton Dayton Children's
The Right Care for the Right Reasons

One Children's Plaza - Dayton, Ohio - 45404-1815
937-641-3000
www.childrensdayton.org