The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NNICU) is a special unit for infants born preterm and other critically ill newborns. The unit is specially designed to care for infants with state of the art lifesaving equipment and a hospital staff who have special training in neonatal newborn care.
The NNICU medical team is made up of specially trained staff, who care for infants in the NNICU. We offer 24-hour telephone consultation by the Neonatal experts.
- Neonatal nurses
- Nurse practitioners
- Social workers
- Respiratory therapists
- Child Life Specialists
- Occupational & physical therapists
- Pastoral Care
- Lactation consultants
- Palliative Care & Support Groups
Other services include the Neonatal Transport Team which provides intensive care to infants while being transported in one of our specially designed ambulances equipped with state of the art technology. Our NNICU is one of 6 Regional Referral Centers for the Perinatal System in Georgia. For more information on referrals, call our transfer center at 478-633-4893.