Neonatal Pediatric Transport Team
When your child needs to move to University Hospital, depend on the 24/7 availability of the University Children’s Health Transport Service. We provide this service when your child needs immediate, critical care.
What We Do
In an emergency, our team transports your child from other hospitals, clinics and emergency departments throughout San Antonio and Texas.
We will use the transportation that meets your child’s needs, such as:
- Fixed wing ambulance aircraft
Pedi One Call
Certified Pediatric Transport Team
Our team will provide safe, attentive care to your child while in transport. Our highly experienced pediatric critical care team consists of registered nurses and registered respiratory therapists with years of experience.
- Basic life support (BLS)
- Pediatric advanced life support (PALS)
- Advanced cardiovascular life support (ACLS)
- Neonatal resuscitation program (NRP)
- Trauma nursing core course (TNCC)
Pediatric Critical Care
We bring a mobile intensive care unit and start care right away.
Throughout the journey, the transport team can talk to pediatric providers at University Hospital, including:
- Pediatric intensivist
- Pediatric hospitalist
- Pediatric emergency medicine physician
Our family-focused care allows you to join your child on a ground ambulance. If we cannot bring you on an aircraft with your child, a care team member will call you when your child arrives safely at University Hospital.