Infant Journal
for neonatal and paediatric healthcare professionals

Neonatal unit guide

Find units by type:
And/or by unit name, network, town or county:


On this page we list approximately 200 neonatal units throughout the U.K.

There are three types of unit with different capabilities:

  • Level 3 - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - NICU for complex care
  • Level 2 - Local Neonatal Unit - LNU for high dependency
  • Level 1 - Special Care Baby Unit - SCBU for initial and short-term care