• UI Stead Family Children's Hospital

    This is what the children's hospital looks like.​ Kids come here for many different things.

  • Parking Ramp 2's entrance

    We can park in the underground parking ramp or ​get out of our car at the front door.

  • Cars parked inside Parking Ramp 2

    This is what we will see inside the parking ramp.​

  • Doors connecting Ramp 2 to the elevator bay

    We go through doors to get to the elevator when we leave our car in the parking ramp.​

  • Elevator in Parking Ramp 2

    This is the elevator in the ramp. We will take it to the entrance of the hospital.

  • Gerdin Family Lobby

    We check in at the desk in the lobby before we go to our appointment.​

  • Elevator doors inside UI Stead Family Children's Hospital

    We take another elevator to go to our appointment in the hospital.

  • Mother and her child inside an elevator at UI Stead Family Children's Hospital

    This elevator takes us to our appointment in the hospital.​

  • Mother and her child check in at the front desk.

    We check in at the desk.​

  • Mother and her child wait in the waiting room

    We wait in the waiting room until the nurse is ready to see me.

  • Child hugs a stuffed monkey toy while sitting with their mother in a waiting room

    Today I brought my special monkey with me.

  • Nurse calling a patient's name

    The nurse calls my name.

  • Mother and her child walk with a nurse

    We walk with her.

  • Child wearing socks stands next to their shoes

    I take my shoes off for my weight and height.​

  • Nurse measures a child's weight on a scale

    The nurse weighs me.

  • Nurse measures a child's height

    Then the nurse measures how tall I am.

  • Mother, her child, and the nurse walk down a hallway

    We find my room.

  • Mother, her child, and nurse enter a hospital room

    I see my bed and some things the nurse will use to take care of me.

  • Mother and child wait in a hospital room

    My family can sit with me.

  • Medical equipment monitor in a hospital room

    My nurse may use a monitor to see how I am doing.

  • Nurse checks a child's temperature

    The nurse checks my temperature in my ear.​

  • Child wearing a pulse monitor in a hospital bed

    The nurse puts a red light on my finger. ​It does not hurt me.

  • Nurse puts a blood pressure cuff on a child's arm

    The nurse puts a cuff on my arm.

  • Child wearing a blood pressure cuff

    The cuff checks my blood pressure.

  • Child wearing hospital pajamas with their mom and a nurse

    I may change into hospital pajamas.

  • Child laying in a hospital bed

    I will sit on the bed.

  • Elevator to Parking Ramp 2 doors

    We take this elevator to our car in the parking ramp when it is time to leave.​

  • Doors to Parking Ramp 2

    We go through doors to find our car.​

  • Pay stations exiting ramp 2

    We drive through here to leave the parking ramp. Good bye!