Coastal Carolina Neonatology Coastal Carolina Neonatology (CCN) in Wilmington, North Carolina, provides neonatal medical services at the Betty H. Cameron Women’s & Children’s Hospital.
CCN consists of 6 Neonatologists, 10 Neonatal Nurse Practitioners (NNP), a Developmental Psychologist and a Research Nurse. The medical team is trained and skilled in the care of critically ill newborns, and provides neonatal intensive care services for the region.
Our Mission Our mission is to provide excellent, quality-driven, family-centered care that is research-based and developmentally supportive with a focus on improving outcomes in our region.
We aim to support our families and referral centers and the growth of regional subspecialty services through education, standardized communication and a vision of innovative care models.
Our Facilities The neonatal unit (NICU) is a modern, 45-bed, all private room facility. Complimenting our units progressive design is CCN’s progressive, research-based approach to treatment.
In addition to offering the latest evidence-based approach to treatments and therapies, we regularly participate in clinical research with other neonatal centers across the country, the results of which directly benefit premature or critically ill newborns.
Our neonatologists enjoy academic appointment at the UNC School of Medicine, and each has academic or administrative interests, including: quality improvement, neuroprotection, neonatal ethics, clinical research, and developmental follow-up.
Newborn Patient Transfers
For critical care patients in outlying areas,
we offer round-the-clock transport services to our neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the
Betty H. Cameron Women's and Children's Hospital
with our skilled neonatal transport team.