Mercy Children’s Hospital—Springfield is southwest Missouri’s only comprehensive children’s hospital. Located inside Mercy Hospital—Springfield, Mercy Children’s offers the region’s only burn center, a St. Jude affiliate clinic, and Level I Trauma Center. The 12-bed pediatric intensive care unit and 28-bed inpatient care unit are staffed 24/7 by pediatric intensivists, a pediatric nurse practitioner and chemotherapy-certified pediatric nurses. There is a 28-bed Level 3B NICU staffed by neonatologists and neonatal nurse practitioners. We provide pediatric physical, occupational and speech therapy (inpatient and outpatient), Child Life, pastoral and social services, nutrition services and home health. All of this is supported by 20 different pediatric specialties, including pediatric hematology/oncology, pediatric neurosurgery, pediatric endocrinology and pediatric surgery.