Care of children in health and illness is an integral part of any health care delivery system. The advent of the small family norm, has raised parental expectations of the quality of child health care in India. The Pediatrics department at Cygnus Magnus Brahm Shakti Sanjivani Hospital is a well -equipped department training post graduates doctors in child health, which is capable of dealing with most neonatal and pediatric illnesses.
There is a qualified pediatrician on duty in the hospital 24 hours a day to cater to any emergency. The casualty is well equipped and all children brought to casualty are seen at the earliest by the duty casualty medical officer. If deemed necessary the duty Pediatrician is called to manage the child.
There is an advanced NICU of 6 beds. The advanced neonatal Intensive Care Unit is temperature regulated and well equipped to handle prematurely born newborns, very low birth weight babies, babies with jaundice requiring exchange transfusion as well as those with infection and respiratory distress.
There are adequate numbers of warmers, phototherapy units and incubators together with facilities for central oxygen and suction, to cater to any neonatal problems.