It’s More Than Just a Meal

  Born at just 26 weeks, she was tiny and fragile in appearance. Her skin loose and somewhat translucent with toothpick-like ribs that shuddered with each struggling breath she took. Her small round head covered with thin fuzzy hair was no bigger than the palm of my hand. The purple spider-like veins tracked across her […]

A Glimpse into the Life and Love of Neonatal Nursing

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  Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a NICU nurse?

Celebrating your NICU Journey

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  How our NICU bedside program is different from all the rest

Welcome to my NICU World

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Dear Family and friends, I am so glad that you want to meet me. I know you are excited that I have arrived, and I am excited to meet you too, but please understand that because I was born early or that I need to stay in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, I have special […]

This is the NICU

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  Tiny babies with shiny, translucent skin lay dependent on a wired world while a musical rhythm of monitors and machines fills the air. Here, dim dark corners are lined with incubators in a perfect pattern all adorned with nametags in an attempt to bring some normalcy and personality to the stark hospital world.