Member Spotlight: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Transport Team
Lurie Children's Hospital Transport Team Communication Center acts as the entry point for over 5,000 transfers annually into the free-standing Children's hospital in downtown Chicago. In addition to acting as the entry point for transfers, the Communication Center triage RN is the entry point for requests for telemedicine consults from physicians in the community. Emergency Care Connect, Lurie Children's Emergency Department (ED) based Telemedicine Program, provides a means to connect children in the community with the care they need, when they need it. It provides a means to connect with the expertise of top specialists at Lurie Children's.