The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NNICU) at Beverly Knight Olson Children’s Hospital at Navicent Health 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 medial team is made up of specially trained staff to care for infants in the NNICU. We offer 24-hour telephone consultation by the Neonatal experts.

  • Neonatal nurses
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Registered Dietitians
  • Social workers
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Child Life Specialists
  • Pharmacists
  • Occupational & physical therapists
  • Pastoral Care
  • Lactation consultants
  • Audiologists
  • 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.

NNICU – 478-633-1299

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