HSHS St. Vincent Children's Hospital, Emergency Department

Pediatric Emergency Center


Located within the Emergency Department of HSHS St. Vincent Hospital, the HSHS St. Vincent Children’s Hospital K.C. and Georgia Stock Pediatric Emergency Center provides pediatric emergency care services to children of all ages, 24/7.

  • Staffed by board certified emergency medicine physicians, an experienced team of trauma surgeons, certified emergency and trauma nurses and other medical experts who are experienced in taking care of infants, children and adolescents

  • 6 private patient rooms, specially designed for children

  • Play area



Parking for family members/significant others who are attending to a loved one at the Emergency Department or Regional Trauma Center may utilize valet parking by entering the Hospital on the South Webster Ave. Emergency/Trauma entrance.

Additional parking for visitors and anyone who may be coming for inpatient care is available in the ramp on the south side of the hospital.

  • Traveling from the south on Webster Ave., turn left on to Porlier St. and then left on to S. Van Buren St. to access the parking ramp.

  • Traveling from the north on Webster Ave., turn right on to Porlier St. and then left on to S. Van Buren St. to access the parking ramp.

    • Take the elevator or stairs to the third floor (hospital access).

    • Take the skywalk (which crosses Porlier St.).

    • Upon entering the hospital, you may then take elevator or stairs to first floor, turn left off the elevator (right off the stairs) and walk down the hallway until you reach the registration desk where you may ask for directions to your destination within the hospital.

Patient Stories

Hailee's Story

Every parent has dreams for their child and is hopeful they can bring something forth to this world to make it a better place. When Shannon Kin gave birth to her daughter Hailee in 2008, she didn’t realize just how much of an impact her little girl would make.