Bryn Mawr Hospital is one of only a few
community hospitals with a dedicated pediatric emergency department. At Bryn
Mawr Hospital, our pediatric Emergency Department (ED) team has
advanced training and certification in caring for sick or injured
Nemours pediatric emergency physicians and hospitalists
team up with Bryn Mawr Hospital nurses certified in
pediatric advanced life support in a specially
designated treatment area.
Our separate children’s waiting room
offers a place for children and parents to feel
Children coming to the Bryn Mawr Hospital ED have access
to pediatric surgeons 24/7, and other Nemours
specialists are available for consultation.
Children may be treated in the ED and sent home,
referred to Nemours or Bryn Mawr Hospital physicians for
follow-up or admitted to Bryn Mawr Hospital, where they
will be cared for by a dedicated team of in-house
pediatricians, called hospitalists, from the duPont
Hospital for Children. Hospitalists are board-certified
pediatricians who are experts in treating hospitalized
infants, children and teens.
For children who need advanced specialty care at the
duPont Hospital for Children, the Nemours transport team
can take them there safely.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.