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.

Inside the Emergency Department at Children’s Hospital

Getting Here

The Emergency Department is located on the first floor of the Hospital's Main Building. The address is 3401 Civic Center Blvd., Philadelphia, PA, 19104.

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  • If you arrive by car, pull into the driveway by the Hospital's main entrance. Security will direct you to park in the Hospital's Main Building Parking A. Once parked, take any elevator to the first floor.
  • If you arrive by public transit or are dropped off, enter through the main entrance of the Hospital. Proceed to the information desk. Staff will direct you to the ED.

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Our Team

The Emergency Department's attending staff consists of more than 50 board-certified specialists in pediatric emergency medicine, along with pediatricians and advanced practice providers who are prepared to care for your child. In addition, our entire nursing team is specially trained in pediatric emergency nursing.


Next Steps
Contact Us (1-800-TRY-CHOP)