Care of Newborn Babies with Illnesses
Physicians specializing in Neonatology - care of sick newborns - are joined by specially-trained nurses, dietitians, respiratory therapists, social workers and pediatric specialists who work as a team to provide the best care possible for our babies and their families. Located inside of the Niswonger's Children's Hospital, the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) treats more than 400 babies a year. The NICU is a component of the only state-designated perinatal center within a 100-mile radius.
Services provided include
- Air/ground transport
- Pediatric subspecialties
- 24-hour perinatology/neonatology availability
- Genetic ultrasound/lab
- Multi-disciplinary follow-up clinic
Niswongers Children's Hospital
400 N. State of Franklin
Johnson City, TN 37604
Why ETSU Health?
This program became a formal affiliate of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in 2000 in order to provide St. Jude’s cutting edge research therapies for children with cancer and blood diseases.
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