Neonatal Transport Services

Newborns being transferred from other hospitals to the Nicklaus Children's NICU are transported by the hospital's LifeFlight® Critical Care Transport Services. Nicklaus Children's Hospital LifeFlight® neonatal transport team provides transport of critically ill children from referring hospitals to Nicklaus Children's Hospital pediatric care units. In addition to ground ambulance transports, the LifeFlight program offers neonatal transport via helicopters operated by PHI, Inc., one of the world’s most experienced aircraft operators, and through contracted fixed-wing aircraft charters.