Neonatal care

Delivery Network, the Jessop Wing provides care for Sheffield babies as well as babies from other units. We provide specialist care for babies born prematurely or who become unwell. All categories of intensive care are provided with the exception of some heart problems. If a baby requires surgery the preoperative and postoperative care takes place here on the Neonatal Unit and the surgery is performed at the Sheffield Children's Hospital.
The unit comprises of:

  • 15 intensive care cots
  • 6 high dependency cots
  • Up to 18 special care cots
  • Up to 6 transitional care cots

Visiting on the Neonatal Unit

The Jessop Wing Neonatal Unit has its own visiting guidelines for families and friends.
Parents, grandparents and brothers and sisters of babies can visit at any time. Other family members can visit between 8.00am and 8.00pm. However, please remember that you may be asked to leave the unit during ward rounds, treatments or to respect the privacy and dignity of other parents.
For more information please call 0114 226 1034.