Level 3 NICU
A level 3 NICU provides intensive care for babies born very premature babies born at 27 to 30 weeks and above. According to the classification system for NICU’s, a level 3 NICU is the highest level of neonatal care. The exact definition of a level 3 NICU may vary in different hospitals, but all level 3 NICUs can provide care for babies born at more than 28 weeks. They are able to provide respiratory support for babies who are having trouble breathing and can deliver intravenous nutrition to babies who cannot take milk feedings.