Moms with babies in a NICU or have had babies in a NICU?

Answer I had two babies of mine in the NICU. One was born with a congenital defect...Spina Bifida. The other was born premature...only weighing 3 lbs when born.It was difficult with both. You can only see... Read More »

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What does nicu mean?

The acronym NICU refers to either the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit or Newborn Intensive Care Unit. This unit of a hospital takes care of ill or premature babies until they are discharged. Less com... Read More »

What does the inside of a NICU look like?

It is a room filled with incubators and associated medical devices that surround each incubator. The lights are usually soft and the room quiet, with a nurses' station in the middle or to one side.... Read More »

What is prenatal NICU?

18 months if you are already a registered nurse or 3 years direct entry.

NICU Nursing Schools?

NICU nursing schools train nurses to care for newborn infants in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Infants in a NICU are generally admitted within the first 28 days of life and cannot be treat... Read More »