Exclusive maternity and Children’s hospital at Banaswadi, Bangalore. Neonatal Intensive Care is provided in a 15 bed Unit with Ventilators (Including High Frequency Oscillators), CPAP, Incubators and LED Phototherapy units. This unit offers intensive care services for the surrounding 10-15 Km radius and other areas of Bangalore like Hoskote, Kolar and Kuppam. NCRI at Ovum has successfully managed newborns born at 23 weeks of gestation and with birth weight as low as 500gms. There are visiting Pediatric surgeons, Cardiologists and Ophthalmologists to aid in the care of newborn infants.
NCRI runs Neonatal Services for 3 Hospitals currently - Chinmaya Mission Hospital, Ovum Hospitals, Milann.
NCRI team handles over 500 babies needing intensive care every year
Neonatal Survival Rate
Survival rate of babies who are born at the hospitals where NCRI provides its services. We have successfully cared for many premature babies weighing just around 400 grams to 700 grams.
Neonatal Mortality refers to the number of infants (per 1000 live births) who are admitted under the intensive care but do not survive. In UK and US the rate is 3 and 4 per 1000 live births respectively. As per World Development Indicators, neonatal mortality in India stands at 29 per 1000 live births.