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Pediatric Care at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital - Second to None in Southwest Georgia

Phoebe’s Pediatric Unit provides quality care and expertise for children in need of medical treatment in Southwest Georgia.

The unit offers a safe environment that is properly equipped and furnished, adequately supported and staffed to handle the needs that may arise.

We have a pediatric-friendly treatment room and parents are encouraged to stay with their children during procedures and during their stay.

Our pediatric unit offers:

  • Meals served to one parent three times a day
  • A couch in each patient room that turns into a bed
  • A pediatric transport team for emergency transportation to a referral hospital
  • A playroom with recreational therapists to make the hospital experience as positive as possible

The Paws Patrol Pet Partners® group, is a dog volunteer therapy group that also plays an active role in helping to treat our pediatric patients. Paws Patrol unit visits take place on the 2nd and 4th week of every month at 1 p.m.

Parents and grandparents of pediatric patients may visit at any time. Other visitors should follow the hospital’s general visiting hours of 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.


For more information about the Pediatric Unit at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, call (229) 312-2930.