新生儿重症监护 Unit Provides Highly Specialized Newborn Care

Our tiniest and most fragile patients are cared for in Traverse City by highly skilled board-certified 新生儿学专家s, 新生儿执业护士, 专业的护理人员, and a clinical nurse specialist fellow who assists with care planning as necessary.  

皇冠足彩app下载中心 has the only 新生儿重症监护 Unit north of Grand Rapids, Mich.是该州17个新生儿重症监护室之一. Its rating as a Level 3 Regional Center means it is capable of caring for infants with significant respiratory and critical care needs. The 22-bed NICU is equipped with the latest technology to monitor and protect newborns with complex medical conditions and high-risk situations.

专门的新生儿重症监护病房运输小组

出生在社区医院需要专科治疗的婴儿, intensive care are transported to 皇冠足彩app下载中心 by air or ground ambulance in the care of 皇冠集团app下载’s highly skilled neonatal transport team. The infant is accompanied on the trip by a neonatal nurse practitioner, 注册新生儿护士, 呼吸治疗师. The transport team safely transports more than 100 infants each year to the NICU at 皇冠足彩app下载中心.  

每日以家庭为中心的护理

A multidisciplinary team of medical professionals is involved in each baby’s care. The team meets daily with the baby’s parents to talk about the child’s progress and care plan for the day. 父母参与讨论和决策.

安全:保证婴儿信息的安全

安全码是发给父母的. This code allows the staff to share medical information about an infant’s status with parents. This is especially important for mothers who remain in the hospital to recover from the delivery of their infant, or for parents who are unable to travel to 皇冠足彩app下载中心 to be with their infant. 只有父母可以要求提供信息.

Specialized Care for Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) happens when a baby is exposed to drugs in the womb. A chemically-dependent baby can go through drug withdrawal after birth. NAS has been on the rise and is caused when a woman takes prescription or recreational drugs during pregnancy.

The 新生儿重症监护 Unit at 皇冠足彩app下载中心 and the Family Birth Center at 皇冠集团app下载 卡迪拉克医院 specialize in care for babies with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.

Detailed protocols and evidence-based best practices are in place to care for the special needs of infants experiencing drug withdrawal. Family-centered care includes education and support for parents, as well as extensive discharge planning with support from 社会工作者, 辅导员, 母亲的后续治疗, and follow-up care for the baby through the Developmental Assessment Clinic.

住宿:曼森庄园为家长提供了一个地方

Parents who want to stay overnight may use the comfortable accommodations next to the hospital at 曼森庄园酒店. 曼森庄园提供价格合理,方便的客房, 四个厨房准备饭菜, 免费洗衣设施, 还有乐于助人的志愿者. Special room payment arrangements are available for those in financial need. 预订,价格和住宿信息,请致电 231-935-2300 or 5-2300 皇冠足彩app下载中心的免费电话.

新生儿重症监护室访问指南

We encourage parents, siblings, and family members to visit the NICU. Out of courtesy for all families in the NICU and to maintain a calm environment for these fragile infants, 皇冠足彩app下载要求所有访客遵守以下准则:

  • 所有访客必须有家长陪同.

  • 一次只能有两个人在床边探视.

  • 鼓励兄弟姐妹来访. Since young children have short attention spans, plan for a short visit.

  • In order to maintain patient confidentiality during shift report, 请不要在早上7点至8点和晚上7点至8点到访新生儿重症监护室. There may be times when you will be asked to leave the unit, such as during an admission or when a special procedure is occurring.

  • People with colds, flu, sore throats, or any contagious disease should not visit your infant. 每一天, all visitors are required to read and sign a document confirming they are free of the symptoms listed and that they are in good health.

  • 游客 are asked to help maintain a calm environment and avoid all unnecessary noise at the bedside. Please place all electronics on silent mode and avoid phone conversations at the bedside.

  • To protect patient privacy, video cameras are not allowed in the NICU.

  • 请注意:不要涂抹任何香水, 包括香味香皂, 香水, 科隆, 或在去新生儿重症监护室时须后剃须.

等候区

A designated lounge area for visitors is located just inside the 孕妇 entrance off the Main Lobby.  All family/friends who want to visit the NICU may be asked to wait there if the parents are not available.

手机

看望宝宝时请限制使用手机. Disinfectant wipes for your cell phone are available at the front desk.

发展诊所

The Developmental Assessment Clinic is sponsored by 皇冠足彩app下载中心 Specialty Clinics with support from Traverse Bay Area School District. The clinic provides follow-up screenings for infants who have been patients in the NICU, or others who have had serious medical problems at birth.

The clinic provides a multidisciplinary team consisting of nurses, 社会工作者, 新生儿学专家, 物理治疗师, 职业治疗师, 发展专家.

诊所的目的是:

  • 评估特殊需求并作出具体的转介

  • 评估孩子的发展

  • Provide you with information about your child’s progress

  • Provide or assist you with community classes, specialized school programs, and financial information

If your child meets certain criteria when being discharged from the NICU, an appointment will automatically be scheduled six months after your child’s date of birth. You will receive a letter about four weeks prior to that appointment.