Our Newborn Nursery is a 35-bed level one nursery located on the 4-East wing of Palmetto Health Richland. It is operational 24 hours pers day and seven days a week. The Newborn Nursery is a part of a 16 county Regional Referral Center and admits infants from birth to 30 days (infants may be transferred from the NICU at PHR). Personnel in the Newborn Nursery are Residents, a Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Nurse Technicians, under the direction of a Nurse Manager and three Assistant Nurse Managers, all providing excellant care to normal newborns.
In the Newborn Nursery at the Birthplace of Palmetto Health Richland we understand how important it is to receive experienced, compassionate care during this very special time. We know that the birth of a child is one of the most miraculous and joyour events in any family's history. In the Newborn Nursery we share that joy many times a day, every day of the year.
Our nursery and lactation staffs take great pride in providing extraordinary service to patients. We will do everything we can to ensure that you, your family and your precious newborn are well taken care of during your entire stay.