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Neonatal unit

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Colchester

The Neonatal Unit is accessible from the main hospital entrance.

How to get here

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Staying in hospital

Ward contact information

01206 746 177

01206 746 178

Ipswich Hospital

The Neonatal Unit is on Framlingham Ward,  entrance 7.

Caring for your baby at home

The Ipswich neonatal outreach team support babies who are able to be discharged from the Neonatal Unit, but still need some ongoing support, for example babies who are on oxygen or supported feeding.

 

How to get here

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Staying in hospital

Ward contact information

01473 703 070

We can provide care for babies born from 27 weeks at Ipswich Hospital and from 28 weeks at Colchester Hospital.

We can provide care for your baby if they need:

  • urgent care before moving to a specialist unit
  • care when they are returning from a specialist unit
  • short term intensive care
  • short term support called special care (for example, support with breathing or feeding)

 

 

 

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