Welcome to NICU
Giving birth is usually a time for celebration and joy. But if complications arise, it's comforting to know that this area's highest level of neonatal life-saving technology is available just down the hall from you. If you have your baby at St. Francis, you have that assurance.
St. Francis offers this area's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit team consists of nurses, neonatal nurse practitioners, neonatologists, respiratory therapists, case managers, lactation consultants along with physical and occupational therapist. During your baby's stay, our staff will work closely with one another in planning appropriate care for development based upon the needs of your baby and family as well as assisting you in preparation for discharge home.
Before you decide where to have your baby, know the difference a Level III NICU can make.