Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Physical Address

Madigan Army Medical Center
Second Floor, Hospital Tower
9040 Jackson Ave.
Tacoma, WA 98431

Business Hours

Inpatient Care Units are always open.

Contact Information

Main Desk: (253) 968-5089


Madigan’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is a four-bed critical care area that provides comprehensive care to critically ill infants and children with surgical and medical needs. The unit consists of five individual rooms that have the capability to care for patients requiring advanced medical/surgical care and monitoring of infants and children at high risk for life-threatening health problems. The PICU also supports and provides a pediatric specialized sedation center for tests and procedures on an outpatient basis.

PICU nurses have training in taking care of infants and children who are chronically ill, at risk for deadly illnesses or surgical patients. The PICU ensures all patients receive optimal care using advanced pediatric skills and advanced state of the art monitoring. The PICU has Registered Nurses that have attained national certification (CCRN - critical care registered nurse) from the national American Association of Critical Care Nurses. Our staff of board certified physicians and nurses are committed to providing all patients with safe, quality, and patient-centered, holistic care.

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