Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
The Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at St. Francis Hospital specializes in providing high-level care to premature babies and babies with severe medical problems. The NICU at St. Francis Hospital consists of 48 private rooms that foster a family-centered approach to care during one of your life’s most precious occasions.
NICU Couplet Rooms
Additionally, St. Francis Hospital is proud to be first in Colorado to offer two couplet rooms within the NICU, where qualifying moms and late-preterm babies can be admitted together for their care. Specially trained nurses maintain round-the-clock care and observation of your baby's condition.
Beyond the Waiting Room
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at St. Francis Hospital in Colorado Springs specializes in providing high-level care to premature babies and babies born with severe medical problems. In this video, we will take you Beyond the Waiting Room to meet the doctors, nurses and technicians who care for these babies and see the work that they do.
NICU Programs & Support
Maternal / Child Transport
A dedicated NICU transport vehicle is available to transport high-risk pregnant women and the most fragile newborns should they need specialized care. Our Maternal/Child Transport team serves communities in southern Colorado.
Newborn Hope Resource Room
The Newborn Hope Resource Room is conveniently located next to the NICU. The room provides a computer with Internet access, books and medical journals to help you and other family members find the resources you need regarding your child's medical condition.