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Neonatal intensive care unit

Location

Level 1, maternity and gynaecology, Royal Derby Hospital (The nearest entrance is 21)

About

The neonatal intensive care unit looks after premature and sick newborn babies, providing care in a purpose built specialist medical unit which opened in the Autumn of 2007.

On average the unit looks after 360 babies per year.

The majority of nursing staff hold a specialist post registration qualification.

A family care sister offers support and advice to parents/carers.