Lurie Children’s is actively responding to a cybersecurity matter. For support, please call our dedicated call center at 1.800.543.7362 (M-F: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sun: Closed). During the hours the Call Center is closed, please call the main operator at 312.227.4000.
Lurie Children’s acknowledges that lead poisoning continues to be a common environmental disease of young children and has developed a lead evaluation program designed to detect and care for children with lead exposure.
Services provided in this program include comprehensive care for children with elevated blood lead levels include:
Identification of lead sources
Education on lead poisoning prevention
Environmental case management coordination with public health departments
Use of medications to reduce the levels of lead in the body (when indicated)