Participating Organisations

PICANet has a number of contributors and includes all PICUs in England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland and Northern Ireland.
PICANet also receives data from several Central Transport Services.

Please view the participating organisations below. These have been grouped into the Hospital based organisations or units, and the Specialist Transport services.

Unit Hospital


Alder Hey Children’s Hospital (PICU) Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust  
Royal London Hospital, The (PICU) Barts Health NHS Trust  
Belfast Royal Hospital for Sick Children (PICU) Belfast Health and Social Care Trust (HSC)  
Birmingham Children’s Hospital (PICU) Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust  
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children (PICU) University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust  
Cambridge Addenbrooke’s Hospital (PICU) Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  
Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Dublin (PICU) Children’s Health Ireland (CHI)
Temple Street University Hospital (PICU) Children’s Health Ireland (CHI)
Royal Hospital for sick children, Edinburgh (PICU) NHS Lothian  
Evelina Children’s Hospital, London (PICU) Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust  
Royal Hospital for  Children, Glasgow (PICU) NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde  
Leicester Glenfield Hospital (PICU) University Hospital s of Leicester NHS Trust  
Great North Childrens Hospital, Newcastle (PICU) The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London (PICU) Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust  
The Harley Street Clinic London (PICU) HCA Healthcare UK  
James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough (PICU) South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  
Leeds General Infirmary (PICU) The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust  
Leicester Royal Infirmary (PICU) University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust  
Royal Brompton Hospital, London (PICU) Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust  
St. George’s Hospital, London (PICU) St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  
St. Mary’s Hospital, London (PICU) Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust  
Manchester Royal Children’s Hospital (PICU) Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust  
Newcastle Freeman Hospital (PICU) The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  
Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham  (QMC) (PICU) Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust  
John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford (PICU) Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust  
Sheffield Children’s Hospital (PICU) Sheffield Children’s Foundation Trust  
Southampton General Hospital (PICU) University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust  
The Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales, Cardiff (PICU) Cardiff and Vale University Health Board  
Kings College Hospital, Thomas Cook London (PICU) Kings’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust  
The Portland Hospital for Women and Children, London, (PICU) HCA Healthcare UK  
Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stoke-on-Trent (PICU) University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust  
Transport Organisation
CATS- Children’s Acute Transport Services (CTS)
EMBRACE The Yorkshire & Humber Children’s Transport Service (CTS)
KIDS Intensive Care & Decision Support (CTS)
NWTS – North West and North Wales Paediatric Transport Service (CTS)
SCOTSTAR- Scottish Specialist Transport and Retrieval (CTS)
STRS- South Thames Retrieval Service (CTS)
SORT Southampton and Oxford Retrieval Service (CTS)
IPATS- Irish Paediatric Acute Transport Service (CTS)
NISTAR- Northern Irish Specialist Transport Team (CTS)  
WATCh- Wales and West Acute Transport for Children (CTS)
NECTAR- North East Children’s Transport and Retrieval (CTS)
COMET- formerly East Midlands Paediatric Transport Service (CTS)