Emergency Department

The Emergency Department at CHOP is staffed 24 hours a day by attending physicians and nurses who are specially trained in emergency medicine. The team cares for your child and her medical problems when she can't wait to be seen by her regular doctor.

When Seconds Count - Inside the Pediatric Trauma Center

Our Team

The Emergency Department's attending staff consists of 30 board-certified specialists in pediatric emergency medicine and nurses specially trained in pediatric emergency nursing.