The pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) is the only one in the region staffed by a group of board-certified/board-eligible pediatric intensivists.
Medical director: Vipul Patel, MD
Director: Cindy Burger, RN, MS, NEA-BC
Tami Wiggins, RN, MSA, NE-BC
The PICU is part of the Wallace Critical Care Complex, home of the critical care division, and set a new standard of care for the region's critically ill or injured children when it opened in June 2006.
The Wallace Critical Care Complex was recently recognized with the 2007 ICU Design Citation Award.
- David Graham - 13-year-old injured skateboarding
Phone: 937-641-5444, direct to the PICU
Pediatric critical care transport: 877-855-PEDS (7337)
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