Newborn Intensive Care Unit White Paper

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    SHB NICU White Paper.pdf

    "Hospital environments for the tiniest patients have been evolving since the field of neonatology was established as a specialty during the 20th century. Recently, the volume of admissions and the number of hospitals with newborn intensive care units (NICUs) have soared. Hospitals have many reasons to change the way that these growing facilities are designed. NICU infants are no longer considered very small patients who can be cared for in large, open hospital wards with minimal space. Distinct signs of a new era are reflected in the latest generation of NICU designs..."