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Programs & Services


Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

This level ll unit provides specialized care to critically ill newborns.

Provides care to critically ill newborn babies and service includes:

  • short-term ventilation
  • continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)
  • nutrition by intravenous, which is called total parenteral nutrition (TPN)

Contact Details

Grande Prairie Regional Hospital

Address
11205 110 Street
Grande Prairie, Alberta
T8V 4B1
Telephone
825-412-4100
Fax
825-412-4971
Accessibility

Elevators, designated disabled parking, washrooms.

Hours of Operation
Note

As of December 4, 2021 at 6:00 AM, this service is available at the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital.

Access
Service Providers May Include
dietitians, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), neonatologists, pediatricians, physical therapists (PTs), registered nurses (RNs), respiratory therapists (RTs), social workers
Eligibility

Babies 28 days and younger.

Service Access

The attending doctor admits babies to the unit.

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Also Known As
Acronym
NICU