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Northwestern Medicine offers two conveniently located NICUs. The Level III NICU at Central DuPage Hospital is located in the western suburbs and the Renée Schine Crown Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is located in downtown Chicago. No matter which NICU your child is admitted to, you can rest assured that your baby will receive care from a skilled team of physicians, nurses and other health professionals with advanced expertise in the intensive care of newborn infants.
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Western Suburbs NICU

In the Level III NICU at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago at Central DuPage Hospital, your infant will receive the highest possible level of care.

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Downtown NICU

The Renée Schine Crown Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a secured level III care unit that provides state-of-the-art care for premature and seriously ill newborns.

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    Interacting With Your Premature Baby In The NICU

    Premature babies are cared for in the NICU (neonatal intensive care unit). Only you can give your baby a parent’s love and care. You may find the NICU scary and confusing at first. But despite the wires, tubes, and machines, you can still begin to form a lifelong bond with your baby.

    Ronald McDonald House® near Central DuPage Hospital

    Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana (RMHC®-CNI) formed a relationship with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital to open our fifth Ronald McDonald House®, expanding hospitality and support to families of hospitalized children.