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Neonates  Intensive Care Unit has been serving to neonates in this hospital for nearly three decades .

Among its services we can talk about high risk pregnancies counseling and carrying out needed coordinations for delivery and designing the way of transferring neonates and its standards , family-centered protection , considering precautions and monitoring of drug therapies , benefiting psychological counseling , team working and inter-ward documentation .

Among educational activities of this ward we can mention to ; implementing  comprehensive  and precise educational  schedule  on a monthly basis in different levels of training , holding regular journal clubs , grand rounds and daily rounds with the patient problem  approach in presence of professors and other students , nurses training on patient bed and also regular theoretical-practical evaluating of trainees at each term final and benefiting modern assessment methods .

Besides paying attention to verified curriculums of specialized pediatric courses , sub-speciality of neonates , neonates intensive care master course , also presence of clinical pharmacy residents , emergency medicine and perinatology fellowship students must be noted . Active taking part of nurses in education , holding short-term nursing training courses , mothers milk supportive education ,performing regular neonates resuscitation workshops ,mothers milk propagation ,training families in neonates care during hospitalization and discharge plan are also among other main activities of this ward .

Of highly occurring disorders in this department we can point out to ; respiratory distress syndrome , metabolic disorders , pneumonia , pertussis , different types of hernia , neonates apnea , convulsion, cyanosis anemia and renal diseases

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