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Things to help make your NICU stay less stressful.

  • Allow others to help you.
  • Let the nurses help you limit visitors.
  • Be assertive when you need a break or quiet time with baby.
  • Ask visitors to call before they come up and let them know they probably won't be able to see the baby.
  • Make use of volunteers to help hold your baby when you are not there or if you need a break.
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