Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Technically Advanced Care for Those in the Palm of Our Hand
Though most babies are born healthy, some babies - those born premature or critically ill - require advanced medical care immediately after delivery. For these times, there's no substituting the comfort of knowing that New Hanover Regional Medical Center's Neonatal Intesive Care Unit is ready to provide care of the highest quality.
Southesatern North Carolina's Firsl Level III NICU
New Hanover's Betty H. Cameron Women's and Children's Hospital is home to our Level III, 45-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), the first of its kind in southeastern North Carolina. Here, premature or critically ill babies - some the size of the palm of your hand - receive technically advanced, lifesaving care aimed at optimizing infant wellness. Our NICU team also encourages developmentally supportive care, where human touch is used to promote a baby's emotional wellness.
NICU Features and Amenities
Just minutes from Labor and Delivery, our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit continues the hospital's commitment to family-centered care by providing generous family space for loved-ones to gather during this time. Highlights include:
• Technologically advanced neonatal monitors
• 5 nationally recognized neonatologists
• 45 all-private rooms
• Family kitchen and lounge
Learn more abot Neonatal Intensive Care at NHRMC
Explore this site for more information, including our Neonatal Family Advisory Council, or call us at 910.667.7000