The Children's Hospital at Saint Francis Pediatric Emergency Center (PEC) makes all the difference when dealing with a crisis in Tulsa, OK. A trip to the emergency department can be stressful for anyone; but for children – and parents with a sick or injured child – it is especially so.
The PEC offers a full range of primary and tertiary sub-specialty care. Current hours:
Sunday - Monday, 10 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Tuesday - Saturday, Noon to Midnight
Saint Francis is Prepared for Pediatric Emergencies
The Children’s Hospital at Saint Francis Pediatric Emergency Center opened in July 2008 to meet the medical emergency needs of young patients. From appendix trouble to car crashes, the PEC provides pediatric emergency services for infants, children and families throughout the Tulsa, OK, community. The PEC provides child-sized equipment and private rooms, as well as doctors trained in pediatric emergency medicine.
The “go to” pediatric emergency center for the most critically ill children in eastern Oklahoma, the PEC treats approximately 22,000 children every year. The PEC is located adjacent to the Saint Francis Trauma Emergency Center (TEC) on the east side of Saint Francis Hospital, 6161 South Yale Avenue.
Families may access the PEC through the main Emergency entrance, where patients have access to:
- Child-friendly treatment rooms
- Child-life specialists available to help support patients and families
- PEC medical physicians, pediatricians, pediatric nurses and staff specifically trained in pediatric emergency medicine.
- Pediatric specialists available for consultation
The Saint Francis Pediatric Emergency Center provides high quality and technologically-advanced emergency medical care to ill and injured children in the Tulsa community, as well as the surrounding areas. Subspecialty trained pediatric emergency medicine physicians staff the PEC with nursing staff members who are specially trained in all aspects of pediatric emergency.