Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at the Royal Manchester
Children's Hospital is a 17 bedded regional unit. It provides
continuous nursing supervision for children and babies who usually
require respiratory support.It is one of the leading centres in the
North West and the largest general PICU in the UK.
The Paediatric High Dependency Unit (PHDU)
provides specialist care for children requiring more observation,
intervention or monitoring than can be safely provided on the
general wards: it acts as a 'step up' from the wards and a 'step
down' from PICU.
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
Paediatric ICU: 0161 701 8000
Click here for directions to the Hospital
Paediatric HDU: 0161 701 8200