Children’s – St. Paul 5th Floor Neuroscience Unit

This 26-bed unit provides care to infants, children, and young adults as inpatients in the following specialties:

  • Epilepsy
  • Neurosurgical
  • Medical/surgical
  • Suspected child abuse and neglect
  • Transitional acute behavioral health

This unit is home to Children's Epilepsy program, specializing in the care of children and their families affected by seizures and epilepsy. We use a multidisciplinary approach that includes the pain management team, integrative therapy, and child life. The nursing staff works closely with the pediatricians and specialists to provide the needed cares, education, and support that go along with each of these diagnoses.