Pediatrics - special care for our little ones

Children and Young Adult's Cancer Hospital opened in 2012 and houses 8.100 m2 of built-up area. There are 23 beds in the hospitalization Unit, 6 beds in Intensive Care, an Ambulatory, Center of Ambulatory Intercurrence (ten beds, two private), Infusion Center, Radiology (one permanent equipment and one mobile X-Ray, ultrasound, computerized tomography and nuclear magnetic resonance), Surgical Center (two operating theaters, one of them adjacent to the resonance, which allows images to be made during sugery to better define the areas affected by the tumor), Bone Marrow Transplant Unit (allows the transplant of related of and non-related donors), Further education, a canteen and two hospital classes (ambulatory and infirmary).

As provisioned in the legislation and the Statute of Children and Teenagers, the Hospital Class project offers educational assistance and allows funther education to patients during the period of treatment.

The leisure area has a projected strature to offer well-being with comfort and safety to patients and their relatives while they wait for assistance or for transport to take them back to their homes. Toy room, Family Space, games room, snack bar, computer room, cinema and garden - all of this to entertain our patients.

The team is composed of mult-disciplinary professionals who are committed full time: doctors, nurses, nutritionist, psychologist, phonaudiologist, dentist, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, toy room supervisor and teacher, who convey all the necessary respect and care for the children.