Caring for newborn infants untilthey are ready to go home.
Providing prenatalcare for high-risk infants.
Assisting inpremature or problematic deliveries, and helping if complicationsarise or if medical attention is necessary immediately afterbirth.
Caring for infants' nutritionto ensure optimal growth and development, and finding alternativeways to feed infants who struggle to suckle.
Assisting with medications and treating infants born withinfections or who contract infections after birth.
Performing heart-lung bypass procedures for infants withbreathing difficulties due to underdeveloped or damaged hearts andlungs.
Providing support to parents andhelping them to understand and make decisions regarding theirinfant's condition and treatment.
Ensuring parents have sufficient opportunities to bondwith their infants.
Conducting research andclinical trials.