Women & Children
Phillips House 21
Phillips House 21 is an eighteen-bed unit dedicated to the care of women from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds with complex needs and problems associated with benign and malignant gynecologic conditions. Full Description..
Labor & Delivery
The obstetrical service is comprised of labor, delivery, recovery rooms, two operating rooms, and a triage area on Blake 14 and 21 private postpartum rooms and three nurseries on Blake 13. These areas admit obstetrical patients at any point throughout their perinatal course in addition to newborn who meet level I or level 11 criteria as determined by DPH regulation and medical evaluation. Full description..
Newborn Intensive Care Unit
The NICU provides in house emergency nursing service to both full term and premature infants born at the MGH Vincent Obstetrical Service as well as emergency transport in service for infants born at Partners Wide nurseries and the New England Region. The infant's medical needs are varied and include support for respiratory distress and persistent pulmonary hypertension requiring therapy that includes ventilation, Nitric Oxide, ECMO and CVVH. In addition, the NICU provides both preoperative and postoperative surgical care to infants with the diagnosis of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH), Tracheal Esophageal Fistula (TEF), and other congenital anomalies of the gastrointestinal, neurological and urinary systems. Premature infants requiring surgery at Mass Eye and Ear are also admitted and recovered in the MGH NICU. Full Description..
The all RN staff is dedicated to the practice of primary nursing, while embracing a Family Centered Care philosophy. Families are valued from the moment they enter the unit and the nursing staff is artful at assessing their needs and establishing an individualized plan to meet them. As the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of the Partners Network, this unit serves a culturally and clinically diverse, high acuity patient population from a wide catchement area. Full Description..