Rush Pediatric Infectious Disease
Welcome to the Rush Pediatric Infectious Disease Clinic. We provide consultation for diagnosis and treatment of any and all suspected infectious diseases in children and adolescents. We have particular expertise in caring for congenital and perinatal infections, orthopedic infections, Kawasaki's disease, cardiovascular infections, pulmonary infections and antibiotic resistant infections.Symptoms of a serious infection may include prolonged fevers of unknown origin, recurrent or particularly severe infections, arthritis or limb pain, suspicion of infection acquired during pregnancy or the birth process or failure to respond to antibiotic therapy.Members of the section participate in research trials of treatments for children with HIV infection and AIDS, antibiotic resistance and health care-associated infections, and they collaborate on research projects with colleagues in the Hemophilia and Thrombophilia Center, the Cystic Fibrosis Center and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Tuesday 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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Travel Medicine and Immunization Services Provided
Travel counseling Includes updated health and medical information for your current destination
Immunization Includes necessary documentation of immunizations received
Pediatric travel and infectious disease care Includes travel counseling, immunization and necessary documentation of immunizations
Returning care for travelers
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For all hospital-related billing questions, please call (312) 942-5693 or visit Rush's online bill pay site.
We accept many managed care and private health insurance plans, as well as government-sponsored programs.
Travel Medicine Care is in many instances not covered by third party insurance plans. We highly recommend that you seek advice from your health insurance provider for any questions about travel medicine prior to scheduling your appointment.
For a list of current plans accepted, please visit the Rush Health website.
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