Al Jalila Children’s is the leading centre for critically ill children and adolescents in the Middle East region and provides a wide range of services in state-of-the-art facilities and clinical expertise for specialised medical and nursing care. Our 45 bed Critical Care Centre comprises 3 critical care areas:
NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)
PICU (Paediatric Intensive Care Unit)
CICU (Cardiac Intensive Care Unit)
The Critical Care Centre promotes the health and safety of children who are critically ill or injured or who suffer acute or chronic pain, requiring continuous, comprehensive, and detailed intensive care because of the critical nature of the their disease or illness.
Care of the critically-ill patient is provided by the specialist paediatric physicians and critical care staff, highly skilled in caring for children under serious or life-threatening circumstances.
Our team offers a broad range of treatment, ranging from nutrition therapies in our paediatric intensive care units to caring for children with chronic respiratory conditions. We have the capacity to treat more than 2,000 patients annually.
The overall goal of the Centre is to:
- Enhance patient safety
- Promote a family centred approach
- Provide continues follow up of discharged infant at risk
- Promote team work and professional development