The NICU at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital is one of 3 tertiary neonatal units in the East of England Network. It has a cot capacity of 37 divided into 3 areas of care, 11 Intensive Care Cots, 8 High Dependency Cots, 18 Special Care Cots.
Ground Floor, Women’s Health Unit
Parents have unrestricted 24/7 access to the unit. No other visitors currently allowed including siblings.
At Bedfordshire Hospitals all COVID infection prevention control measures currently in place remain the same.
Everyone attending our sites is still be required to wear a facemask (unless medically exempt), adhere to social distancing and attend your appointments alone especially in our Emergency Departments and Outpatients (exclusions apply to our paediatric patients and those requiring carer support)
As of Monday 8 November, we have had to increase restrictions on visiting to our adult inpatient wards (excl maternity). Full information on this can be found here.
Changes were made to the times of visiting on our postnatal wards from Monday 29 November 2021. Please see full information here