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Visiting the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Levine Children’s Hospital
We want you to spend as much time as you can with your baby while they stay in our neonatal intensive care unit nursery. We're committed to providing a safe and comforting environment when you visit your little one.
Information for all Visitors to the Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery
Parents are welcome in the nursery at any time (except during shift changes, which are noted below). Other visitors are encouraged to visit during the hours of noon and 9 p.m. (except during shift changes, which are noted below). Visitors who are sick cannot enter the neonatal nurseries. Our staff reserves the right to limit visitation in the best interest of infants, families, visitors and staff.
The nursery is closed during shift changes (6:30 to 7:30, a.m. and p.m.) or during any emergency, stressful activity, critical admission or surgical procedure.
For the health and protection of the nursery's babies, all visitors must: