We will be providing news briefings, meeting dates and any other significant updates at KIDS in this area of the website.

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KIDS-NTS merger

From Friday 1 July 2016, the Kids Intensive Care Decision and Support service (KIDS) at Birmingham Children’s Hospital has merged with the Neonatal Transfer Service (NTS) at Birmingham Women’s Hospital. From this date, there is one service and a central 24/7 telephone number for all neonatal and intensive care transfers in the region: 0300 200 Read More …

KIDS Pre-transfer Checklist

The latest version of the KIDS Pre-transfer Checklist is now available on the Guidelines page for all ventilated patients. Please print this checklist whilst waiting for the KIDS team to arrive and transfer the baby/child to PICU.

5th Paediatric HDU Study Day

The Paediatric ICU team at University Hospital North Staffordshire are organising a High Dependency Care study day. Day 1 Theme: Child with Respiratory distress HALF DAY PROGRAMME WITH PRACTICAL WORKSHOPS AND SIMULATED SCENARIOS Day 2 Theme: Interface between Acute Paediatrics and High Dependency Care Please click here for the programme

KIDS Posters presented at PICS2015

PICS 2015, Birmingham was a huge success with an excellent scientific programme with opinion leaders from all over the world. There was an important presence from Toronto based Hospital for Sick Children. Congratulations to the host committe at BCH! Here are some of the posters presented by KIDS Flying High with High Flow How long is too long? Read More …

KIDS website gets a new look!

The KIDS website has had a major overhaul in the last couple of weeks. It has a new look with easy navigation on desktops as well as mobile/tablet devices. All external links have been updated and new content will be added in the coming weeks. You can now view upcoming educational events and also the regional Read More …

BCH annual report on the BCH website

The BCH Annual Report is available as a digital download and a series of films that highlight just some of the amazing achievements from BCH this year. The Annual Report is our chance to give the public a unique look inside BCH and showcase all of our achievements over the previous year. This includes analysis of Read More …