Children's Emergency Room in Panama City, FL
Over 20,000 children are treated across Bay County emergency rooms each year. Almost 10,000 of those children at cared for at Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center. The reason our facility is so trusted by the greater Panama City community is due to an ER designed specifically for pediatric patients. Our seven-bed pediatric ER is open 24 hours a day for children in need of immediate medical attention.
We understand that children need specialized care, and we partner with pediatric patients and their families do deliver exceptional service. We are staffed with board certified pediatricians who specialize in emergency care. In addition, our support staff and nurses have been trained in treating children.
In addition to the pediatric emergency specialists, our pediatric ER includes:
- Pediatric triage
- Pediatric friendly rooms
- Pediatric specific beds
The region's only Pediatric ICU is a multidisciplinary unit that provides care for infants, children and adolescents who become critically-ill or injured. With Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center’s critical care expansion, infants, children and adolescents receive the highest level of care available in the region, right here in Panama City. Now, there’s no need for families to travel outside the area to receive the care their children need. Services include:
- Severe infection
- Extensive surgery
- Drug overdose
- Respiratory failure