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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
  • Nurses
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Pharmacists
  • Dietitians
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physical Therapists

For more information about the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at St. Charles Hospital, please call (631) 474-6797.


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