Collaborating for Kids
Kids need medical care designed for children. That’s why Nemours Children’s Health System collaborates with Wuesthoff Medical Center – Rockledge to offer specialized pediatric expertise to children and families in and around in Brevard County.
Combining Wuesthoff Medical Center – Rockledge’s highly trained staff with our advanced pediatric care demonstrates our shared belief that kids do better when we work together.
What Nemours Offers at This Location
Nemours pediatric specialists are available around-the-clock at Wuesthoff Medical Center – Rockledge for:
- Newborn care — Nemours neonatologists (newborn medicine specialists) provide newborn consultations and neonatal care in the hospital’s newborn nursery.
Nemours and Wuesthoff Medical Center – Rockledge also work together to:
- facilitate the transfer of extremely ill children to Nemours Children's Hospital in Orlando
- coordinate care, when needed, with our specialists at Nemours Children's Specialty Care, Melbourne or Nemours Children’s Hospital
- offer a telehealth connection — Caregivers at Wuesthoff Medical Center – Rockledge use Nemours CareConnect technology for online video consultations with Nemours physicians. In this way, specialists at Nemours Children’s Hospital can help deliver the best health care possible to Wuesthoff Medical Center – Rockledge pediatric patients.