Sanford Medical Center - NICU
Type: Level 3B NICU
Past 12 month ADC: 8.7
Peak census: 15
Features: >22 week GA care, conventional and oscillator vents, total body cooling and non-cardiac surgeries. Peds cardiology, neurology, surgery and gastroenterology sub specialties accessible for referral or consult from Fargo. Opthamology for exams, injections, and/or surgery exists locally. Neonatal transport is on a limited basis with plans to expand that service to the referral area.
Our first Maternal-Fetal Medicine provider started at Sanford Bismarck - July 2017. Unit remodel and expansion; design will utilize 18 single patient rooms. This project will begin March 2018.
The PICU is a separate unit but does ocassionally care for neonates - this may require consult with neonatology.