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Neonatal Intensive Care


If your baby arrives too early, or if you have any problems with your delivery, take comfort in knowing that the highly skilled doctors and nurses in St. Joseph’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) will take excellent care of your baby.

Advanced Care for Infants

St. Joseph’s Medical Center has a 30-bed Community Level III NICU. This means we can care for the tiniest and sickest of infants. For newborns who need intensive medical attention, St. Joseph's offers a caring environment combined with advanced technology and highly skilled doctors, nurses, and therapists to provide specialized care. We aim to get your baby strong enough to go home.

Our team of health care professionals includes:

  • Board-certified Neonatologist
  • State Certified Respiratory Care Practitioners
  • Specially trained and certified NICU nurses
  • A transport team, with all necessary emergency room equipment to bring infants to the NICU from other hospitals.

Find a Doctor

To find out more about our NICU call 209.943.2000. You can also use our online Find a Doctor feature, or call 800.677.4491 to get connected to a doctor that's right for you.