NICU renders care to all newborn infants, regardless of size, diagnosis, race and ethnicity. At KFHU we believe that family-centered care is an essential part of each family’s experience. The NICU staff partner with families to provide the most appropriate daily care and decision-making for their infants.
The unit is staffed by highly qualified neonatologists, pediatric residents, nurses and also neonatal fellows (physicians who are specializing in treating children and treating sick newborns). In addition, surgical and medical specialists, including heart specialists, brain specialists, spinal cord specialists, kidney specialists, support staff, respiratory therapists, a pharmacist, a nutritionist many others are available to consult on any problem that arises for the baby.