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  • Emergency & Urgent Care

    Is this an Emergency?

    In an emergency, seconds count. If you are alarmed by unusually severe symptoms, seek immediate care. Please call 911 if you feel your condition is life threatening. If a poison is involved, please call Grand Rapids Poison Control Center at (800) 222-1222.

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  • Hospital ER
    NOW OPEN

    Current Wait Time: 01:25

    Emergency Room Hours:
    24 hours a day, 7 days a week

    • Directions to the ER

      5900 BYRON CENTER AVE SW

      WYOMING, MI

      (616) 252-7200

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  • Urgent Care

    Current Wait Time: 00:00

    Urgent Care Hours:
    Open 9 am - 9 pm, 7 days a week

    • Directions to Urgent Care

      4055 CASCADE RD SE

      GRAND RAPIDS, MI

      (616) 252-4010

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Child Life Services
Metro Health Hospital
Level 6
5900 Byron Center Ave. SW
Wyoming, MI 49519

P (616) 252-7946
F (616) 252-6228

Contact Us

For children of any age, a visit to the hospital, even a routine visit, can feel stressful. We understand. From pre-surgical tours, to emotional support, to toys and games at the bedside, our goal is to make your child’s visit to Metro Health easier and less scary.

Our Child Life Specialists are here to support patients from infant up to 18 years of age in a family-centered environment where patients, their siblings and caregivers can interact and find healing.

We encourage you to talk with a Child Life Specialist if you have questions about a patient, or his or her siblings. They also offer support to children of adult patients who are struggling with the impact of hospitalization within the family.

 Donor Funded IconThe Metro Health Hospital Child Life Program is completely funded through donations to the Metro Health Hospital Foundation.