The Importance of an On Site NICU

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Saddleback Medical Center
Ronald A. Naglie, MD
Featured speaker:

Ronald A. Naglie, MD

Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Saddleback Medical Center
  • Neonatology, Pediatrics

Dr. Ronald Naglie attended McGill University medical school. He completed his Pediatric residency and Neonatology Fellowship at University of Michigan. He is board certified in Pediatrics and Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine. In 1994, Dr. Naglie became the Medical Director for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Saddleback Medical Center.

Podcast Summary

While Saddleback Medical Center plans for perfect deliveries and healthy babies, it has an on-site level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and an expert team dedicated to caring for medically fragile infants who require special attention.

This special unit provides piece of mind knowing that should the need arise, Saddleback Medical Center can provide immediate, advanced care for your newborn.

Dr. Ronald Naglie, M.D. come on the show to discuss how a NICU differs from other types of ""ICU's"" and to describe the importance of the multidisciplinary approach to pregnancy, delivery and baby's post-delivery care.