A Warm Welcome to our Newest Patients
At the Children's Hospital we extend a very warm welcome to our newborn patients at our state-of-the-art Newborn Nursery. Maimonides Medical Center is a NYS-designated Regional Perinatal Center (RPC), in recognition of excellence in the delivery of maternity and neonatal care. Our Newborn Nursery is staffed by outstanding board-certified physicians seven days a week, who collaborate with committed nurses and nurse practitioners, giving your baby the best care possible.
The Children's Hospital delivers more babies than any other hospital in the community. We are here for all little ones, from the healthiest to those with complex medical issues. In case of emergency, our newly renovated Neonatology Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and highly trained NICU staff are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our team of experts provides family-centered care. The dedicated physicians at the Children's Hospital educate families and answer any questions they may have. We work closely with your pediatrician to ensure continual care for the journey home. Our care is baby-friendly in an environment created just for newborns. We wish you and the newest member of your family good health and all the best.
We offer a number of services including:
- Comprehensive newborn care
- In-house coverage by a board-certified physician seven days a week
- Neonatologists available to consult on a case or on an emergency basis
- Education for the whole family on newborn care
- Breast feeding education