Flamingo Ward is for children and young people who need special care for conditions involving the heart, lungs or airways.
Flamingo Ward has 21 beds, including three isolation rooms for children who either have an infection or need to be protected from infection.
There is room by your bed for one of your parents to rest.
Staff on the ward
Flamingo Ward is run by a team of doctors and nurses. There are also physiotherapists and dieticians who will help make you feel better.
Conditions we treat
Some of the conditions and treatments on CICU include:
- intensive care before and after heart surgery
- heart/lung transplants
- Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
- diagnosis and treatment for newborns with suspected heart problems
- Berlin Heart – bridge to transplant
- tracheal surgery
- pulmonary hypertension