88 Washington Street, Taunton, MA 02780 508-828-7000
Morton Hospital's Pediatric Observation Unit provides short-term medical
care, observation, or additional treatment for your child. Staffed
by skilled pediatric nurses with years of experience in treating our
pediatric patients, the unit is able to treat children with a
variety of medical needs, such as post-surgical monitoring and
In addition, round-the-clock care for all pediatric and nursery patients is provided by pediatric hospitalists, pediatricians who specialize in the care of hospitalized children.
Our team works closely with your regular pediatrician and other physicians and providers involved in your child’s care.
Pediatric Care in our Emergency Room
Morton's Emergency Services team is able to treat any emergencies 24/7. From critical care to bumps and bruises that can be treated through our Express Med Department, we are able to treat all patients whether large or small. Our new ER team is skilled in many areas of emergency medicine including trauma, sports medicine and emergency ultrasound.
Should your child be suffering from a serious illness or injury and have a need for inpatient care, our team will coordinate a speedy and seemless transfer to one of several local facilities offering inpatient pediatric care.