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The Paediatric Intensive Care service in Leeds is one of the largest in the UK. We provide care for critically ill infants and children who live in West Yorkshire and the Humber, and look after around 900 patients every year.
Most children who need intensive care come to us from other areas within the Leeds Children’s Hospital, or the Emergency Department.
Some children will need to be transferred in to PICU from their local hospital. Most will be brought to us by the Embrace Yorkshire and Humber Infant and Children’s Transport Service.
Ward L47, D Floor, Clarendon Wing, Leeds Children’s Hospital
Paediatric Intensive Care Unit - direct line 0113 3927447
PA to Consultant Paediatric Intensivists Natasha Brown - direct line 0113 3923332
We look after infants and children with a variety of problems such as:
We have a team of around 120 nurses working in PICU, many of whom have special interests. Their extended roles include: