If your baby has special needs that require a stay in the Wasie Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, we hope you find comfort in knowing your newborn is being cared for by a world-class team of specialized professionals.
Our NICU staff is made up of caring, compassionate and experienced individuals who are fully committed to providing your special newborn with the best care possible. Our team has been routinely recognized for outstanding service and our commitment to providing excellent medical care. Here are a few of our accomplishments:
- Our NICU has been recognized annually as a "Model of Excellence" by the State of Florida Department of Health, Children's Medical Services Division
- The NICU is ranked in the best quartile for Mortality and Severe Retinopathy of Prematurity when benchmarked against the Vermont Oxford Network database for NICU's in the world