Neonatal Intensive Care

  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Medical Center Campus
  • McClure Building, Level 7
  • 111 Colchester Avenue
    Burlington, VT, 05401
  • Phone: 802-847-2370
  • Fax: 802-847-8590
  • Open 24 hours, 7 days
  • Directions

At the Burlington, Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen, our littlest patients need our most advanced technology. Our 20-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) provides family-centered care for critically ill or premature infants. 

Neonatal Intensive Care in Burlington, Vermont

Our NICU is the only facility of its type in Burlington, Vermont. At Burlington, Vermont Children’s Hospital, we combine state-of-the-art technology with a dedicated staff specially trained to administer one of the most delicate forms of care one human can provide for another. Meet doctors who specialize in the care of the newborn infant: our neonatologists.

Premature Infants: The Fletcher Allen Approach

Our NICU environment supports developmental care with an emphasis on human touch. Our skilled caregivers work closely with the infant’s family to help you understand and participate in your baby’s health care needs.

Special-Needs Infants: Continuing Care

Our Neonatal Medical Follow-up Program provides a support system for families who are facing the challenges of caring for an infant with continuing medical needs. A program coordinator serves as a hospital liaison, helping you by:

  • Answering any questions
  • Coordinating visits to specialists at the hospital
  • Guiding your transition from the NICU to home

NICU Family News

The NICU at Vermont Children’s Hospital, in conjunction with the NICU Family Advisory Committee, which is comprised of staff and NICU graduate parents, create quarterly the NICU Family News which offers family resources, patient stories, events, news and information on children's health and more. 

Contact Us

You can reach us 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Call 802-847-2370 for an appointment or more information.

For Physicians

We are dedicated to working with you and your patients through their care and treatment. You can obtain a consultation with an attending neonatologist 24 hours a day. Call the Provider Access Service at 800-639-2480 or 802-847-2700. Learn more about referral information for the NICU.

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