Neonatal Intensive Care Unit | Kauvery Hospital
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Kauvery hospital has a Level III NICU which caters to nearly 1000 newborn babies in the high-risk category every year. Our NICU is a 40-bed, highly equipped unit, which includes 4 isolation & 10 step down beds. The Neonatology division includes a team of dedicated neonatologists, paediatricians, neonatal fellows, neonatal nursing professional and trained supportive staff. All critically ill, term & preterm neonates are managed well with state-of-the-art equipment. We offer various neonatal intensive care services including ventilator and CPAP, Surfactant therapy, double volume exchange transfusion, total parenteral nutrition, central venous catheter, invasive and non-invasive monitoring, functional Echo, cranial USG, portable X-Ray and phototherapy. We also have a dedicated resuscitation and transport team which includes paediatricians, neonatal staff nurses with mobile incubator, CPAP & Transport Ventilator facilities. In addition, we also offer multi-disciplinary developmental follow up facilities, indirect ophthalmoscopy for Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), immunization, newborn outpatient services, lactational support and prenatal counseling. Our survival rate is >95% among all admitted sick neonates including newborn babies up to 600 grams. Our goal is to achieve world class excellence in providing the best outcome for the sickest newborn.

  • NNF accredited unit
  • 24*7 coverage by neonatologist & paediatrician
  • 24*7 resuscitation & transport team
  • 24*7 lactation counselling
  • Exclusive NICU unit
  • Grievance & feedback counselling
  • Preterm & very low birth weight baby care
  • Respiratory distress syndrome
  • Meconium aspiration syndrome
  • Hyperbilirubinemia
  • Apnea of prematurity
  • Neonatal seizure
  • Neonatal sepsis
  • Neonatal shock
  • Persistent & recurrent hypoglycemia
  • Inborn error of metabolism (IEM)
  • Meningitis
  • Acute kidney injury
  • Neonatal surgeries
  • Radiant warmer, infusion pump
  • LED phototherapy
  • Double volume exchange transfusion
  • Partial exchange transfusion
  • Neonatal mechanical ventilator
  • CPAP
  • Peritoneal dialysis
  • Bedside echo, cranial USG & x-ray
  • USG guided central venous & arterial access
  • Resuscitation & transport team with paediatrician
  • Transport incubator with CPAP & ventilator


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