Pediatric Day Hospital
Tampa General Hospital’s Children’s Medical Center offers a full service Pediatric Day Hospital. The hospital provides a safe environment for patients requiring sedation for procedures or radiologic studies. The Pediatric Day Hospital is staffed with pediatric sedation trained nurses. Child Life therapy offers distraction and play therapy for patients receiving care in the day hospital. The day hospital also provides chemotherapy and other infusion therapies for children. The Pediatric Day Hospital allows children and adolescents to receive their therapies in a pediatric friendly environment. The day hospital services pediatric inpatients as well as outpatient referrals from community physicians.