Advanced Neonatal Care at Little Flower Hospital Angamaly
We are extremely glad to consecrate our renovated NICU with state of the facilities to the service of the people of this region.
The renovated centrally air- conditioned neonatal unit has adequate space, controlled access, uninterrupted power supply, efficient medical gas distribution system and modern medical infrastructure.
Facilitie exist in the unit for providing safe critical care to the sick new borns including ELBWs.(Extremely low birthweight babies weighing less than 1000g.)
- Advanced neonatal care consisting of
- Conventional mechanical ventilation including newer modes
- High Frequency Oscillator using SLE 5000 ventilator
- Non Invasive positive pressure ventilation(NIPPV)
- High Flow therapy (HHFNC)
- Surfactant Replacement Therapy
- Neonatal Parenteral nutrition
- Surgical correction of neonatal conditions
- Comprehensive management of all high riskor potentially complicated deliveries
- Attendance at all high risk or potentially complicated deliveries
- Prenatal consultation and counselling for parents
- Breast feeding support and counselling
Our department is well supported by
well equipped biochemistry and microbiology labs
blood bank with facility for component therapy
Ophthalmology department for ROP screening, facility for laser photocoagulation and other services
ENT department with facilities for OAE, screening and diagnostic ABR and BERA
Dr. Soly Manuel DCH, DNB, Fellowship in Neonatology
The unit is run under the leadeship of Dr. Soly Manuel, well supported by pediatric post graduate residents and efficient nurses trained in neonatal care. The unit has 1:1 nurse patient ratio in the level 3 section and comparable staff strength in the other sections.
Was previously working at Pariyaram Medical College, Kannur for 9 yrs. Did Fellowship in Neonatology at Jubilee Mission Medical College Thrissur.
Areas of speial interest- Neonatal nutrition
Non- invasive ventilation techniques
Developmentally supportive care in NICU
Email – [email protected]
Mob – 09447319610
*Every newborn deserves a good start in life and a safe place to grow