NICU/PICU

Neonatal and Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (NICU/PICU)

This ward is for young patients between the ages of 0-12 years. The unit has 17 bed and is situated on the 6th floor.

NICU/PICU has a highly trained staff coupled with a state of art isolation cubicles, these equipments ensures that the delicate lives receives the best care at all times.

This ward welcomes all patients except cardiac and neurological patients.

Visiting hours for parents are as follows:
07h45 – 09h00
10h45 – 12h00
13h45 – 15h00
16h45 – 18h00 (routine time)
Last visiting time is at 19h15 – 20h00 depending on the patient?s condition.
Only 2 visitors are allowed.

To prevent overcrowding in the unit, grandparents are allowed only once a week with the company of either one of the parents.

Neonatal:  0 – 6 weeks for post labour
Paeds: 6 weeks to 12 years

Unit Manager
Sr. J.K Makinta
Tel: 012 336 6000 ext. 6120 or ext 6465 or
E-mail: neonatal@louispasteur.co.za