The Children's Hospital at Saint Francis provides care for the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of children and their families. Every child who comes to The Children's Hospital at Saint Francis is treated as though he or she is our one and only patient. Each year, the health of thousands of children is improved through the expertise of our skilled medical professionals and our state-of-the-art children's services.
The Children's Hospital at Saint Francis provides your child with comprehensive medical care of the highest quality through inpatient and outpatient services, a network of more than 60 pediatricians and 35 pediatric subspecialists throughout northeastern Oklahoma, and cutting-edge equipment and technology.
When a visit to The Children's Hospital at Saint Francis is necessary, be assured our facility is designed with your child in mind every step of the way. We provide a child-friendly environment that isn't frightening or intimidating and a full spectrum of sophisticated, cutting-edge children's services. Your family will also receive extensive support and patient education throughout your Children's Hospital stay, so you can all support his or her recovery.
Medical care for children can be different than adults, and hospitalization can be more difficult. Their systems are smaller and more immature and they respond differently to medications. The Children's Hospital doctors, nurses and volunteers go to great lengths to ensure young patients feel comfortable and secure throughout their stay. Parents whose children have received our care will often tell you the people at The Children's Hospital at Saint Francis make all the difference in the world. Here, children always come first..
Our pediatric services and specialties include:
Cardiac surgery: One out of every 100 babies is born with some type of congenital heart disease. The cardiac program at The Children's Hospital seeks to detect heart problems before a child is even born.
Genetic diagnostic testing: The root cause for many childhood diseases is often genetic related. The Children's Hospital integrates state-of-the-art genetic diagnostic tests for patients and their families.
Hematology/Oncology: Our dedicated team works with children who have cancer,sickle cell anemia or other types of blood disorders.
Henry Zarrow Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU): The NICU team continually leads new programs that make a big impact on pediatric patient outcomes.
Neurology: Our specialists work with patients and their families to help them better understand specific aspects of a disorder and provide the services and support needed to ease the concerns of parents and enrich each child's life.
Pediatric Emergency Center (PEC): Serving more than 20,000 children annually,this child-friendly ER provides pediatric-specific emergency care for children.
Pulmonology: Our specialized physicians offer care for children who have various problems associated with their lungs and breathing.
Other areas of expertise include:
Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)