A True Family-Friendly Environment

In the colorfully painted, 14-bed inpatient unit, children, parents and caregivers comfortably interact with one another. Parents are encouraged to stay overnight with their sick child.  WI-FI is available and use of cell phones is allowed. A wide range of DVD’s, books, and games are also available for your kids. A new Quiet Room is available for family members when needed, and our Playroom is full of toys, games, puzzles to keep our guests occupied and busy while staying with us.

Lawrence General Hospital’s New Pediatric Center

$576,000 in renovations to the family-friendly Pediatric Center at Lawrence General are now complete – bright, comfortable rooms; the tops in medical technology; 14 beds; the only private pediatric patient rooms in the area; family-friendly unit where families can stay overnight; pediatric physicians from Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center on staff in the Center 24/7; 20 PALS ((Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certified nurses, pediatric anesthesiologists, and diagnostic imaging specialists from Lawrence General Hospital

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Our new Pediatric Center offers a caring, family-friendly atmosphere with 5 private rooms and 14 total beds, as well as access to:

  • Floating Hospital for Children Pediatricians on-site 24/7
  • Pediatric Anesthesiologists
  • Pediatric Diagnostic Imaging
  • Pediatric After-Hours Service when your Pediatrician’s Office is closed
  • Pediatric S.A.N.E. Program (Pediatric Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner)


In addition to Floating Hospital for Children Pediatricians, Floating Specialists are available on-site to provide care in the following areas:

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric General Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatric Endocrinology


Referrals for a Specialist are required from your Primary Care Physician.

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