Special Delivery Unit
Expected to open in 2018, the Special Delivery Unit, for pre-screened healthy women who are anticipating a baby with special medical/surgical needs. The unit will feature the region’s leading medical teams in the care of children and newborns with specialized healthcare needs, in a state-of-the-art family-centered care environment.
This sophisticated and private unit for families of neonates with complex medical needs, will feature 9 private special delivery suites, ensuring neonates have immediate access to the hospital's renowned critical care units.
Access to our Team of Pediatric Specialists in:
Excellence in Pediatric Critical Care
Neonates will have ready access to the hospital’s critical care units, all recipients of Gold Beacon Awards for Excellence from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)
. The award is bestowed on care teams that demonstrate exceptional commitment to enhancing patient outcomes through evidence-based practice.
Ranked Among the Best Children's Hospitals
Nicklaus Children's Hospital is routinely ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report
for Neonatology, Pediatric Cardiology/Cardiovascular Surgery, and Neurology/Neurosurgery.