NICU Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
St. Charles Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, also called the NICU, provides state-of-art care for high-risk newborns, including babies with a low birth weight and premature babies born as early as 32 weeks.
Advanced care in the NICU is provided by an interdisciplinary team including:
- A neonatologist (a pediatrician with specialized training in premature or high-risk infants)
- Neonatal nurse practitioners present in the NICU 24 hours a day/7 days a week
- Respiratory therapists
- Occupational Therapists
- Physical Therapists
For more information about the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at St. Charles Hospital, please call (631) 474-6797.
When it came time for this Rocky Point Couple to choose where to deliver their triplets, their first choice was St. Charles Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).Learn Why
When an expectant mother learns that her pregnancy is high-risk, she seeks out safe, high-quality care for both herself and for her baby. For Lisa Hickey, a Northport resident, this search brought her to St. Charles Hospital. And it was her experience here that brought her back for her next delivery.Hear From Her