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Highly specialized, Level III care for babies born prematurely or with complications.
In the event your baby is born prematurely or develops complications after birth, Overlake has a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) standing by.
In partnership with Pediatrix Medical Group of Washington
Overlake and Pediatrix Medical Group have partnered to make sure your new baby receives the very best care available on the Eastside. Our NICU is staffed around the clock by specially trained, expert neonatal physicians.
While sophisticated technology is put to work in the care of these special infants, our family-centered approach encourages collaboration between parents and staff throughout baby’s hospital stay. Family support is an integral part of baby’s recovery. A daybed and recliner are available at baby’s bedside to keep you close.
Request for elective (non-medically indicated) delivery by cesarean section, as opposed to natural labor, can increase risk of complication for both the mother and baby. Elective C-section risks may include: