Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Guide in Northeast Florida
Learn the different levels of the NICU
Level 1: Basic Newborn Care
Typically for healthy, full-term infants who need some assistance stabilizing.
Level II: Advanced Newborn Care
Typically for babies born greater than 32 weeks gestation or who are recovering from a serious medical condition.
Level III: Subspecialty Newborn Care
Typically for babies born less than 32 weeks gestation as well as babies who are born with a critical illness at any gestational age.
Level IV: Highest Level of Neonatal Care
For most acute care. These nurseries are located in a hospital that can provide surgical repairs of complex congenital or acquired illnesses.
Level I NICUs in Northeast Florida
Baptist Medical Center Beaches
Baptist Medical Center Nassau
Ascension St. Vincents Southside
Ascension St. Vincents Clay County
Naval Hospital Jacksonville
Level II NICUs in Northeast Florida
Baptist Medical Center South
Orange Park Medical Center
Ascension St. Vincents Riverside
Level IV NICUs in Northeast Florida
Wolfson Children’s Hospital at Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville- Downtown