Pediatric Inpatient Unit


From newborns and toddlers to adolescents up to age 18, the De George Pediatric Unit is a comprehensive, family-centered environment, featuring state-of-the-art medical and therapeutic services. We provide hospital-based pediatric care in your own backyard, which alleviates the added stress and financial burden of leaving the area to seek treatment for your child.


The De George Pediatric Unit features:

  • 12 inpatient pediatric rooms – including a deluxe suite (available through Concierge Services)
  • Two pediatric surgery suites for general, ENT, gastrointestinal (GI) and orthopedic procedures 
  • Continuous cardiac and oxygen saturation monitoring allowing us to care for children who need a higher level of care
  • Pediatric therapy
  • Children’s playroom, complete with an Xbox and other play activities
  • Bear’s Den for resting, inspired by Jack Nicklaus, who is widely known as the “Golden Bear” 
  • Child Life Specialist to help children cope with the emotional effects of their hospital stay


The De George Pediatric Unit at Jupiter Medical Center is a proud partnership with the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, part of the Miami Health System, and the Lawrence J. and Florence A. De George Charitable Trust.