The status of department of pediatrics at Hill View Hospital has been raised to Institute of Child Health. This was done in the year 2010 as a recognition of the expanding stature of this centre that provides comprehensive health care from birth to 16 years. Today, the ICH encompasses all aspects related to children both during illness and health.The ICH has expanded its role from just therapeutic to preventive, social and educational aspects of child health.
This institue provideds best of care to children through a coordinated effort of its three departments i.e. pediatrics, neonatology and pediatric surgrey. The ICH has grown significantly over the years and is today a sought aftercent of excellence in the field of not only cutting edge comprehensive clinical care but also postgraduate education, research and social health.
Education is a major strength of this institute. The ICH has a long standing Diplomate of National Board (DNB) programme in General Pediatrics which has been expanded. Today it boasts of fellowship programmes in several specialties sucha as neonatology, hematology-oncology, critical care, rheumatology and gastroenterology.
"State-of-the-art" care is provided to children with complex clinical conditions. These services are provided by a dedicated team of experienced and trained clinicians and specialists in several fields. Many specialists work together for some children to provide comprehensive care under one roof.
- General Pediatrics
- Neonatal intensive care
- Adolescent medicine
- Comprehensive thalassemia care
- Developmental pediatrics
- Emergency medicine
- Gastroenterology and hepatology
- Hematology and oncology
- Infectious diseases & immunology
- Intensive care
- Neonatal care
- Exclusive pediatric emergency care
- Pediatric intracranial pressure monitoring
- Pediatric and neonatal high frequency ventilation
- Point-of-care ultrasonography in pediatric intensive care unit
- Pediatric and neonatal diagnostic and interventional cardiology
- Pediatric day care services and procedure room