Tag: South Miami Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

NicView Cameras Keep Parents Connected with NICU...

When Darlene Biltz’s baby, Vincent, was born at 25 weeks in Naples, FL, he weighed just 1 pound, 5 ounces....

December 6, 2018

Tampa Couple Delivers Baby at Keys Field...

A relaxing trip to the Keys was how a Tampa couple expecting their first child planned to spend the last...

April 6, 2018

Santa’s Special Visit With Newborns, Parents at...

Mr. and Mrs. Claus visited families at the bedside to spread holiday cheer and capture the moments in pictures.

December 23, 2016

South Miami Hospital NICU Babies in Costumes...

Some of the tiniest patients at South Miami Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) were dressed in costumes to celebrate...

November 1, 2016

Extreme Preemies: Survival of the Tiniest

Big advances in maternal and neonatal care over the last 20 years are helping the tiniest infants survive. In the...

November 17, 2015

Test Detects Birth Defects

For every pregnant woman who hears her obstetrician say, “Your baby is healthy”, it’s like hearing magic words. Anxiety changes...

April 25, 2014

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