Hamburger

Call: 1-202-476-5000

 
Nursing at Children's
Our Environment
Departments
Calendar of Events
Nurses Achievements
What Inspires Us
Our Current Research
Career Opportunities
Residency Program
Nursing Students
School Nurse Program
Our Publications
Community Service
Parish Nursing
 
 
Email 

this page Email This Page
Print this page Print This Page
 

  Join Us On:
  Follow Children's on Facebook  Facebook
  Follow Children's on Twitter  Twitter
  Watch Children's on YouTube  YouTube
 
 
     
 

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

The NICU is a 54 bed, regional Level IIIC referral center. Care is delivered to infants and families transported from National and International referral sources. The patient age ranges typically from extremely premature to full-term and beyond. Comprehensive services include medical-surgical care for infants with conditions including but not limited to: persistent pulmonary hypertension, prematurity including extremely low birth weight, surgical diagnoses, genetic disorders and cardiac disease. The NICU is a center for advanced lifesaving therapies for respiratory support including ECMO, therapeutic hypothermia, nitric oxide, high frequency and conventional ventilation for the term and preterm infant.
 


 
Quick Links
Visiting and Staying at Children's
Refer a Patient to Children's
Find A Doctor at Children's
Request an Appointment at Children's
Online Bill Pay
Give to Children's
Get Involved at Children's
Subscribe to Children's RSS Feed