Serving as a state-wide referral center for premature and sick newborns, the OU Children's Physicians Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine helps families from across Oklahoma. It averages 1,200 admissions each year.
The Neonatal Intensive Care Center at The Children’s Hospital has earned a Level IV designation, the highest rating for a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Its team is available 24/7 to respond to newborn infants in need of highly-skilled care.
Comprehensive coverage for Oklahoma's premature and full-term infants includes:
Comprehensive coverage for Oklahoma's premature and full-term infants also includes:
The Neonatal Intensive Care Center at Children’s Hospital is the largest in the state with an 88- bed unit that includes 2 ECMO beds.
Reba McEntire Chair