Critical Care Transport Team

NICU-TRANSPORT-GROUP.jpgConnecticut Children’s Medical Center has expanded its pediatric transport services to include neonatal patients and now has an enhanced Critical Care Transport Team that includes a highly-skilled nurse, respiratory therapist, and board certified physician with advanced training to care for critically ill and high-risk infants, children and teens. The Critical Care Transport Team provides:

  • 24/7 transport for pediatric patients to and from Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
  • 24/7 transport for neonatal patients to and from Connecticut Children’s neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) at Hartford Hospital and the University of Connecticut Health Center
  • Highly-trained staff with the essential skills and expertise to care for high-risk neonatal and
    pediatric patients
  • A transport ambulance uniquely equipped with tools and supplies specifically for babies and children, including ECMO services

Every second counts when transporting a critically ill infant or child, and the care received en route to Connecticut Children’s is vital to ensuring the best possible outcome.

To coordinate a transport to Connecticut Children's, please call 860.545.8989.