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NICU facilities expansion at Children's National Hospital
In May 2009 Children's National opened a state-of-the-art 54 bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that is designed to provide comfort for our families and world-class care for our patients.
Faced with an APGAR score of one, which indicated Avery was struggling, the team quickly recognized the infant had hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE), one of the most severe complications that can affect full-term infants.
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