Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Individual holding the feet of a premature infant in the NICUThe Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is part of The Children’s Hospital at London Health Sciences Center. The NICU is a designated Level III Unit providing the highest level of medical care for your baby. Each year the NICU cares for 800- 1000 newborns. Our experienced medical team have special training in the care of newborns. At London Health Science Center we believe the best results occur when families and our medical team work together. Your baby has been admitted to the NICU for close observation and specialized care. In the NICU our team of newborn specialists and registered nurses are dedicated to provide care for your baby 24 hours a day.

Welcome to the NICU

Watch the 'Welcome to the NICU' video on YouTube to learn what you can expect at our NICU, here at Children's Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre.  (Welcome to the NICU  video series is a project of the Canadian Premature Babies Foundation in collaboration with the Family Integrated Care committee (FICare), with funding from presenting sponsor Medela and support from General Mills Foundation Hometown Grantmaking Program and McArthur Medical Sales.)

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