Parents/guardians may be with their baby 24 hours a day. However, while we provide certain types of care, you may be asked to step out of the NICU.
Nursing report and medical rounds generally occur at the following times:
Adult Family & Friends
Protecting Your Baby
Please follow these guidelines and share this information with others who may wish to visit your baby in the NICU.
To help prevent the spread of germs, each time you enter the NICU, please follow these steps:
Clothes and Toys
You may bring in a small toy or an outfit for your baby. Label all items with your baby's last name using a laundry marker. We ask that you please limit the number of items that you bring since space is limited and your baby may be overstimulated by too many items.
Calling the NICU
Parents or a designated significant other may call for information 24 hours a day by calling 312-472-1000.