St. David's HealthCare

St. David's HealthCare is one of the largest health systems in Texas and Austin's
third-largest private employer, with more than 60 sites throughout Central Texas,
including seven hospitals, four urgent care centers, four ambulatory surgery centers,
and two freestanding emergency departments, with a third set to open in Bastrop this summer.

St. David's HealthCare has a long history of serving the residents of Central Texas
with exceptional medical care. Our 7,500 employees touch over 858,000 lives each
year with a spirit of warmth, friendliness and personal pride.

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Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Services

NICU Services

Our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit specializes in critically ill and premature infants. Our nursing staff is highly skilled in neonatal care with NRP and S.T.A.B.L.E. certifications in place. We have 24 hour, seven days a week neonatology coverage with Neonatal Nurse Practitioners and Neonatologists on staff. We also have speech and physical therapists available to ensure proper developmental care. Lactation Services are available seven days a week.


St. David’s Women’s Center of Texas’
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit includes:

  • Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - These units provide the widest variety of advanced care available for newborns. Level III has the life-saving treatments and technologies to care for newborns of any severity.
  • Neonatal transport team with STAR Flight transport capability
  • 36 neonatal intensive care bassinets