Pediatric Emergency Room

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital is the only Pediatric Trauma Center in South Broward County.

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Emergency Departments are not community testing sites for COVID-19. If your child is experiencing mild symptoms, contact your child’s pediatrician or you can have a virtual visit from your computer or mobile device with MemorialDocNow. If your child is symptomatic or asymptomatic and you would like to have them tested for COVID-19, visit the following testing location pages:

If your child is experiencing severe symptoms, including:

  • Having a hard time breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • Feeling confused or forgetful
  • Not able to stay awake
  • Bluish lips or face 

Call 911 or visit a pediatric emergency room immediately!

Our Emergency Departments can evaluate and treat everything from minor injuries to the most critical emergencies.

Pediatric Emergency Room Locations

Emergency Room at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
3501 Johnson Street
Hollywood, FL 33021 [View map]

Emergency Room at Memorial Hospital West
703 Flamingo Street
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028 [View map]

Emergency Room at Memorial Hospital Miramar
1901 SW 172nd Avenue
Miramar, FL 33029 [View map]

The care that was given to my daughter was outstanding. Thank you a million times.
  – Amalia, parent

Tips for Visiting the Emergency Room

A visit to an emergency room can be a stressful situation. And while you obviously cannot anticipate these visits, you can familiarize yourself with the following tips in the event of a future visit:

  • Bring updated copies of the child's medical and immunization records
  • Know the name and phone number of the child's primary physician
  • Let the medical personnel know about any allergies right away
  • Leave siblings at home, if possible, to minimize the effect of the trauma on the family

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