Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Garfield Medical Center has a Level II, CSS-approved community Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Physicians, nurses, and respiratory care are available 24-hours a day. The NICU is able to support premature birth, infants with respiratory issues, or infants who need a higher level of care.
The goals of the NICU are:
To proide high-quality patient care with an aim to maximize the outcome of our neonates
To increase parent information and education
To provide a safe and secure environment for neonates
The NICU offers:
24-hour board certified neonatologists
Family-Centered care that allows for open visitation for parents and siblings
Lactation Consultants and breastfeeding advocates
24-hour social worker specializing in families with special needs
Occupational therapists who specialize in developmental interventions for premature infants
State certified skilled respiratory care practitioner specialists
Program to integrate family for smooth transition to home care
To learn more about the NICU, please call 626.307.2036 or use our contact form.
NICU Transport Services
Garfield Medical Center supports the needs of local Level I nurseries in the San Gabriel Valley and neighboring communities.
We provide quick-response, 24-hour transport services by a critical care ambulance specifically modified for transporting isolettes.
For transport service questions, contact the NICU at 626.307.2036 or use our contact form.