The Department of Neonatology at Burjeel Hospital is a Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care facility which offers intensive care for preterm infants (> 25 weeks gestation) as well as term infants who are unwell. With state-of-the-art equipment and timely clinical assistance, we offer exemplary levels of care inclusive of neonatal diagnosis, surgery as well as rehabilitation. We are fully equipped to care for newborns with difficult medical issues. Additionally, this is the largest level 3 NICU facility in Abu Dhabi.
Burjeel NICU is located on the 1st floor in `B` block next to the Labor Ward and Operating Theatres. This location makes it easy to transfer any sick newborn to the NICU quickly either from the Labor ward or the Operating Theatres. The `Baby Clinic` which caters exclusively to newborn infants up to 28 days of age is also located on the same floor in front of the NICU.
Burjeel NICU is a 25 bed unit with 13 Intensive care cots and 12 Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) cots. It is equipped with the state of the art technology to care for sick premature and term newborns with complex medical problems.