Children who have sustained a traumatic injury, were born prematurely or may be suffering from respiratory distress benefit from our ability to bring rapid, high-quality transport to the bedside. The Baylor Scott & White McLane Children’s Transport Team is also ready to transport children with surgical emergencies, cardiac issues or medical conditions that require transfer to Baylor Scott & White McLane Children’s Medical Center - Temple.
Baylor Scott & White McLane Children's has an air ambulance and a king-sized, custom-made transport ambulance. The transport team features highly trained and experienced individuals who provide specialized expert care for ill or injured children. Our dedicated team of registered nurses, respiratory therapists and emergency medical technicians (EMTs) has advanced training in the stabilization, treatment and transport of pediatric and neonatal patients from area hospitals and emergency departments.
For referrals for pediatric transfer from an area hospital to Baylor Scott & White McLane Children’s, physicians can call our transport team at 254.935.KIDS. The transport team is immediately available and ready for deployment once the decision is made to transfer the patient.