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CHOC Children's NICU

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital provides expert pediatric services for south Orange County. A 24-hour, in-house board-certified neonatologist and intensivist staff our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). The NICU cares for high-risk cases including prematurity, respiratory distress, severe hemorrhage, shock, metabolic/chromosomal disorders, cardiac defects or congenital hearts, acute neurological events, organ/GI failure, renal disease, fetal distress, trauma, birth defects and low birth weight.

Unique Features

  • Transport services from other facilities to the NICU
  • Overnight accommodations for parents (limited availability)
  • Access to the comprehensive CHOC Early Development Assessment Center
  • Newborn hearing screenings performed on all NICU patients