• Baby Kennedy, months after her heart surgery at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
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Cardiovascular Intensive Care

US News - Stanford Children's Health

While many of the patients in our Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) are children recovering from heart surgery or transplantationour team handles a wide range of heart patients. With expert staff and a state-of-the-art facility, we comfort and care for patients with even the most complex needs. Expert physicians and nurses ensure your child receives the best care available around the clock.

Your child’s care team includes dedicated nurses and physicians, so your child is always greeted by familiar faces. You’ll also find education and support for your family, along with private sleep rooms, quiet rooms and a kitchen to help make being at your child’s side easier.