Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) set up is equipped with all the gadgets required for monitoring and management of sick newborns. Babies with respiratory distress in early stages are managed with nasal CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) and in advanced stages with positive pressure ventilation. Patients of HMD (Hyaline Membrane Disease) are administered surfactant. Facilities for exchange blood transfusion and total parentral nutrition are available in the department.
Eastcoast Hospital gives specialized care for ill or premature newborn infants.