Neonatal care that’s right for your newborn
Neonatal specialists at Ascension sites of care, deliver 24/7 advanced care to premature babies and newborns with congenital disorders.
If your baby needs extra care, we’re ready to help. In neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) we provide advanced care to newborns with genetic, chronic or critical health conditions. At Ascension sites of care, our NICUs have specially trained care teams including board-certified neonatologists, neonatal nurses, pediatric surgeons, and pediatric respiratory therapists. When your baby transfers to a NICU, they have a neonatal care team available 24/7 to monitor their condition and keep you updated throughout their care, including:
NICUs have four levels of designated care for your baby’s specific needs:
Neonatal doctors and care teams are prepared to support you and your baby. Our NICUs provides care for many newborn health conditions, including:
Having a newborn in NICU affects the whole family. Neonatal care teams listen to understand you and answer all your questions. We can also help connect you and your loved ones with emotional and mental health support, including family and peer counseling.
We can connect you with resources and programs that may be able to help you and your family with options for financial assistance. Our team is here to listen to your concerns and work with you to help find options that meet your needs. Talk with our financial assistant as a first step, if you have questions.