Cares for healthy newborn babies.
Provides care to newborn babies, which includes:
- checking how much urine and stool your baby passes
- body temperature checks
- blood sugar checks
- newborn metabolic screening
- hearing screening
- teaching parents about care of baby including bathing, feeding, diapering, signs of illness, etc.
- monitoring and screening for signs of illness including jaundice, low blood sugar, and breathing problems
Grande Prairie Regional Hospital
11205 110 Street
Grande Prairie, Alberta
Elevators, designated disabled parking, washrooms.
Hours of Operation
24 hour service
Service Providers May Include
doctors, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), midwives, pediatricians, registered nurses (RNs)
Healthy newborn baby.
Your family doctor, obstetrician, or pediatrician will admit your baby to the unit.
If circumcision is requested by parents, fees apply.
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