The Care For Babies neonatal transport vehicle - a gift from the Alabama Forestry Association and the Loggers Council through their Log A Load For Kids program - is a mobile, mini-NICU, providing life support to fragile babies during emergency ambulance transport to USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital.
The Children’s & Women’s NICU Transport Team is a highly specialized, multi-disciplinary team including a nurse and a respiratory therapist under the supervision of a neonatologist.
Some 900 babies are admitted to the hospital’s Hollis J. Wiseman NICU every year. A Level III NICU, it offers the most advanced care for premature and critically ill newborns.
The Hollis J. Wiseman Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is located on the second floor of USA Children’s & Women’s Hospital. Our telephone number is (251) 415-1270.