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Pediatric and Perinatal Services

Home Care nurse helping child patientIn partnership with UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital, our pediatric program provides comprehensive, preventive, post-acute, rehabilitative, and complex care for medically frail infants and children. Our team of experienced pediatric clinicians are dedicated to providing high-quality and compassionate care to your little one.

Arranging for Pediatric Home Care Services

  • If your child is scheduled for surgery, ask your child’s doctor before being admitted to request home care from UR Medicine Home Care.
  • If your child is admitted to the hospital unexpectedly, ask one of the UR Medicine Home Care Intake Specialists to review your child’s needs before being discharged. All of our specialists are registered nurses experienced in planning for home care needs.
  • Call us directly at 1-800-253-4439.

Pregnant woman looking at ultrasound imageArranging for Perinatal Home Care Services

The UR Medicine Home Care Perinatal program serves prenatal, high-risk obstetric patients with diagnoses, including  pre-eclampsia, hyperemesis gravidarum, and gestational diabetes; and ante-partum patients with wound-related diagnoses. These patients can remain on services for up to two months post-partum, and any remaining health issues after that time would be transferred to the pediatric team.

What Happens Next

A UR Medicine Home Care case manager (a nurse, physical therapist, or speech therapist) will be assigned to coordinate your child’s care at home. Working closely with your physician, your child’s case manager will oversee a complete and individualized home care plan for you.

Our Services

UR Medicine Home Care Pediatrics provides care for medically complex children living in Monroe and Wayne Counties. Our team of expert pediatric clinicians are dedicated to providing the highest quality and most compassionate care in the comfort of your home.

Some of the conditions we treat include:

  • Complex congenital heart disease
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Burns
  • Trauma
  • EDO
  • Neurological disorders
  • GI disorders/enteral and parenteral feeds
  • Transcutaneous bilirubin checks
  • Infusions
  • Synagis administration
  • Pre-procedure COVID testing (for existing patients)
  • Central line care and blood draws
  • Respiratory disorders/trach/vent/02
  • Palliative/end-of-life care
  • Perinatal care

Our expert team includes highly experienced RNs, a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Social Work, Pediatric Physical, Occupational, and Speech therapists, and a Certified Child Life Specialist.

The Glover-Crask Care for Kids program provides additional therapeutic services, including Child Life and Music Therapy, to children and families in need of an extra layer of support. These will be available to our patients as part of the goal of delivering family-centered, holistic care.

Our Perinatal program offers care for women with high-risk pregnancies at home. This reduces the burden of frequent office visits necessitating transportation, child care, and potential COVID exposure, potentially resulting in a healthier pregnancy and birth.

Make A Wish Come True

We invite you to support our pediatric patients by purchasing an Amazon Wish-List gift. Many of our families have limited financial resources and your generosity will brighten their child’s life. You can make a difference for an ill child who is experiencing the hardships of the pandemic, the stress of coping with an illness, and the isolation they are enduring. Click here to make a gift today.

A Proud Partner

UR Medicine Golisano Children's Hospital serves our region's children, their families, and their community doctors.  The hospital's goal is to help every child reach their fullest potential. Click here to learn more.