Jump to content

thank you nicu/scn nures


  • Please log in to reply
25 replies to this topic

#1 elmo_mum

Posted 13 November 2012 - 06:43 AM

hi

today, through miracle babies, is thankyou nicu scn day

just think - that without theses dedicated people no one would be there for us and bubbas

thats why i say thanks!!!

lets give a shoult for our hospitals

ill start

we spent 4 months at rch melb and 5 days at mercy - thankyou

#2 ozbilby

Posted 13 November 2012 - 08:56 AM

Two months and three days at Flinders medical Center, Thank you NICU.

#3 Mamabug

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:00 AM

My experience has been nowhere near that of majority of posters in this forum, but my oldest two both spent their first three days in scn.

I will always be grateful that the facility was there and for the support of the lovely nurses.

#4 ECsMum

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:05 AM

3 weeks in NICU, 2 in High Care at RNSH then 4 weeks in SC at Gosford Private - thanks to all those dedicated wondeful people that looked after my DD (and I) bbighug.gif



#5 Queen Bey

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:10 AM

5 weeks in NICU at Westmead - a big heart felt thankyou to all the amazing nurses who looked after our dd.

You will always be in our thoughts.

#6 His Boy Elroy

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:12 AM

Thank you to the girls in the SCN at the Wesley Hospital in Brisbane!  We spent weeks and weeks in there after both DS and DD.

They taught me how to look after my first baby, as I had barely held a baby before.

You girls ROCK!!!

#7 _Alana_

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:13 AM

Thank you Liverpool NICU , campbelltown scn and ofcourse NETS who were amazing!

#8 JoMarch

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:22 AM

I haven't had a baby in SCN/NICU but I have 2 good friends who are NICU nurses & they are amazing at what they do!  I'm proud to have them as my friends and think what they do is fantastic (such a challanging area to nurse in) biggrin.gif keep up the good work NICU/SCN nurses!

#9 fick

Posted 13 November 2012 - 10:51 AM

Thank you, RPA SCN. And thank you, SCH NICU (especially Carly and Sue). You made an overwhelming time in our lives as calm and collected as could possibly be.

I cannot leave out the nurses of the HDU at C1 South, SCH. You ladies have become extended family and we are so incredibly thankful for you all. I have no idea where we would be without you. We love you all!

#10 Frogga78

Posted 13 November 2012 - 11:37 AM

Thank you Nepean NICU (1.5 weeks) and Blacktown SCN (3 weeks)!

And the NETS transport team.

Amazing people who do fantastic and hard hard work.

Eternally grateful.

#11 Ducky*Fuzz

Posted 13 November 2012 - 11:44 AM

Nepean NICU for 12 days. Such a short stay compared to some babes, but appreciated the care and the chats. You all kept me sane!


#12 elmo_mum

Posted 13 November 2012 - 01:00 PM

yes - lets not forget about the NETS who transport our precious cargo!!!

all of them trained drs and nurses and who deal with such raw emotions as well!
biggrin.gif

#13 Protea

Posted 13 November 2012 - 07:42 PM

Thank you to the staff at South Eastern Private SCN (which unfortunately has now been shut down). Compared to others 17 days is nothing but to us it was an eternity. I hope that your amazing talents are being used somewhere else.

#14 puuky

Posted 13 November 2012 - 08:05 PM

The nurses at RHW at Randwick cared for my son for 13.5 weeks. After almost 4yrs I still remember many of their names, and there are a few that will always hold a special place in my heart for their care and concern for my little family- in particular one nurse who cried when we finally took our son home and remembered us when we brought him in to visit a year later.

#15 B.feral3

Posted 13 November 2012 - 08:34 PM

We are very thankful for the SCN, NICU and PICU doctors and nurses at the Mater Mothers Hospital, Mater Children's Hospital and our local regional SCN and children's ward. All 3 of my kids have been in NICU/PICU/SCN and words are not enough to express our gratitude.

We are also eternally grateful to the Royal Flying Doctor Service and the onboard nurses and doctors who have escorted my kids as well. We've used them 3 times and owe them a debt we can't repay.


#16 Lainskii

Posted 13 November 2012 - 08:45 PM

Thank you to SCN at the SAN who looked after my dd for 5 weeks and are currently looking after ds.

All of the same nurses/midwives are still there after 2.5 years and they all do the most wonderful job.


#17 bailee

Posted 13 November 2012 - 08:48 PM

We spent 3 months at the Mercy in NICU/SCN with my DS. very grateful for all they did. DD also spent 2 days in SCN. Thank you to all the wonderful staff there.

#18 TheSmithFamily

Posted 13 November 2012 - 08:54 PM

Neither of my two were prem but they needed nicu xx

Thank-you to nicu at Mercy for helping Cooper survive and supporting us for a month.

Thankyou nets for transporting him to safety.

Thankyou Royal Women's for having Woody stay with you for a week xx

I think about nicu most days even seven years on xx

#19 sne

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:02 PM

My girl wasn't prem but needed SCBU when she was born in Tauranga, New Zealand.  Thank you to the doctors and nurses who looked after her so well.

#20 MuminMtEliza

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:04 PM

Thank you NICU at Monash for a week, then SCN Frankston for 3 weeks for DS and SCN at Jessie Mc for a week for our DD. We will never forgot you - especially the NICU team who resuscitated our DS at birth. We can never thank you enough.

#21 Feralmummacat

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:08 PM

Thank you to the Nurses at the Ashford SCN for looking after DS2 for 50 days.

I second the thank you for the chats and the laughs. They always knew when you needed a little bit of a cheering up.

I would also like to thank the student nurses that worked in SCN, they were all lovely and treated the babies with such care and respect. They were also always good for a laugh (sometimes that was not their intention though smile1.gif )

#22 mumz3

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:09 PM

104 days Liverpool NICU. Words can not express how grateful i am to the nurses and doctors at liverpool. You guys truly are the reason why miracles do happen
Thankyou to all the NICU/SCN staff you guys are amazing

#23 twin2

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:09 PM

Thank you to the SCN staff at Knox who looked after our DS and DD for a month. I will never forget the care, kindness and support we received whilst they were there--

Edited by twin2, 13 November 2012 - 09:11 PM.


#24 CherrySunday

Posted 13 November 2012 - 09:13 PM

Thank you to the Sydney hospital that turned helped bring my nephew from 12-week-early prem to the incredible 13 year old he is today.

Edited by *Browncoat*, 13 November 2012 - 09:13 PM.


#25 Winging it Mum

Posted 14 November 2012 - 12:01 PM

Our DS - just under 24weeks, just over 4mths in NICU,1 in SCBU & 1 month Rose Ward at the Womens & Childrens Hospital in Adelaide. Now 6 & loving his first year at school! So thank you to the staff.. they are amazing!

Edited by Winging it Mum, 14 November 2012 - 12:01 PM.





1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Win a Mountain Buggy Swift

To celebrate Essential Baby reaching half a million Facebook fans, we have a Mountain Buggy Swift to giveaway to a lucky fan.

Shopping with kids: breaking the pester-power cycle

You're out shopping with your little one and they're incessantly whining that they want a treat. It's easy to say no ... the first time, at least.

eBay jacket may hold clue to murdered girl's identity

A jacket similar to the one found with the remains of a brutally murdered little girl in South Australia has been identified on eBay.

New mum forced back to work early due to paid parental leave 'technicality'

Shelley Parker had to keep driving buses until the date her baby was due and will have to rush back to work at the end of this week after being denied paid parental leave on a "technicality".

Pregnant Amanda Palmer poses naked for book drive

It has to be the most original way ever of promoting a children's book donation day.

The conception dilemma facing many parents today

Some parents who conceived through a sperm donor will be wary of telling the child, while others prefer to deal with it early on. But recent research suggests it makes little difference either way.

The wedding photo the bridesmaid would rather forget

We've probably all seen a passed-out bridesmaid at one wedding or another, but it usually happens towards the end of the night.

Pregnant TV meteorologist takes on haters

Pregnant TV meteorologist Katie Fehlinger has hit back at haters who called her a "sausage in casing".

Honest words from first-time mums

I didn't want to say anything negative to my pregnant friend, but I wish I'd been more honest.

Adorable baby experiences rain for the first time, couldn't be happier

Harper had seen rain from the comfort of indoors before, but had never had the pleasure of being outside and experiencing it first hand.

What it's really like to start a family in your fifties

Many people suppose that it must be much more tiring to have a baby in middle age, but all the mothers in the playground look exhausted, whatever their age.

'Biggest hypocrite ever': Josh Duggar admits to Ashley Madison account

An American reality TV star has been busted with a cheating website account, according to US media.

Long recovery ahead for girl hit by car weeks after baby brother's death

A little girl is more alert and starting to talk after being hit by a car a week ago, but still faces a long recovery.

How to react when a toddler lies

Q: My almost-3-year-old is starting to figure out that he can lie when asked if he ripped the book, threw the food, hit his brother, etc. Totally normal, I know. How do we respond?

The circular experience of a Centrelink client

A mum-to-be experiences the frustration of dealing with Centrelink, myGov and everything in between.

Kelly Clarkson announces live on stage: 'I'm pregnant!'

Singer Kelly Clarkson has announced she is pregnant with her second child during a concert in Los Angeles.

Hack

How to search the leaked Ashley Madison data

At least three sites are republishing Ashley Madison's user data on the public-facing internet.

Mum dances her way through labour

There are a fair few ways to distract yourself and beat pains while in labour, but it's probably a rare woman who chooses her dance her way through it.

'Rest in peace, my little lion': premmie baby Jacob passes away

Baby Jacob, whose photo of him born at just 27 weeks was deemed 'too graphic' for a fundraising site, has died.

Mum killed three young sons 'to help her daughter', prosecutor says

Niall Pilkington's death last summer apparently raised little alarm in Bellefontaine, Ohio. Tragic accidents happen, after all.

Shorter women have shorter pregnancies: study

When a group of researchers studied nearly 3500 mothers and their babies, they noticed a curious pattern.

Get your FREE Baby & Toddler Show ticket!

Get your free ticket to the Sydney Essential Baby & Toddler Show for September 25-27 - register online now.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

The worst 20 minutes of my life

Thirty seconds was all it took to turn a shopping trip into my worst nightmare.

Top baby names for England and Wales in 2014

George has overtaken William in the official rankings of most popular British baby names - and Game of Thrones is still having an impact on parents.

Baseball or baby? Dad's tough choice

What's more important, a baby or a baseball? That's a question this dad seems to struggle with.

Childbirth choices: five star or free?

It's not often you hear the words labour and luxury in the same sentence but for some, a 5-star start to parenthood is exactly what they seek. And with a number of private hospitals now offering packages which include a post-birth stay at a sumptuous first class resort, many mums are choosing to recover in style.

'Where did your boobies go, Mummy?' and other soul-destroying comments from kids

Most women carry a smidge of baby weight after giving birth. If you're lucky enough to have an older child in the house, they can keep you on track with your weight loss goals.

Do you read me, baby?

Is it too soon to be reading to my two-month-old son? If not, what should I read?

Minimising sibling rivalry when you've got a baby

Sibling rivalry is an act of competition, but if your children feel involved and special, this type of jealousy will be minimised.

Will studying on maternity leave take you away from your most important job?

I remember when I was trying to decide if I could combine motherhood and furthering my university education.

Win a Pacapod this Father's Day

To celebrate dads and families, we are giving away a Picos Pack from Pacapod Australia filled with a few extra goodies ENTER NOW

Preschooler hit by car shortly after baby brother's death

A mother has had a frantic race to the hospital after her daughter was hit by a car, just four weeks after her infant son died.

Gay couple and Thai surrogate in custody tug-of-war

A six-month-old baby girl is trapped in the Thai capital in a bitter custody wrangle between her Thai surrogate mother and her biological father.

Couple denied IVF over parenting concerns

A mother of six has been denied access to IVF treatment in order to have another child over concerns about her parenting skills.

The book that promises to put your children to sleep

Exhausted parents from around the world are singing the praises of a "miracle" book which promises to put even the most restless child to sleep in just minutes.

5 things every parent who feels guilty needs to know

Parenthood can make you feel bad, but you're not alone.

Royals criticise 'dangerous' attempts to photograph Prince George

The British royal family criticized paparazzi on Friday for what it called their increasingly dangerous attempts to photograph young Prince George.

'No jab, no play' rule to cover Victorian kindergartens and childcare centres

"Anti-vaxxers" face not being able to send their children to childcare centres or kindergarten if they refuse to have them immunised.

15,000 birthing kits on their way to developing countries

Giving birth in a hospital surrounded by medical experts is tough enough, but some women deliver babies without a clean sheet to lie on.

Photo of premmie 'too graphic', fundraising site says

When their son Jacob was born at just 27 weeks, Christina and Jeff Hinks were thrown into an uncertain world.

The latest Bugaboo collections: cool chevron and runner prams

Bugaboo sure likes to keep things fresh, and with the Australian spring/summer season coming up, there are two new Bugaboo pram releases.

Making room for two in the bed

Mum's room or their own room? Cot or bassinets? Deciding where twins will sleep can be tricky.

 

FREE TICKET

See Hi-5 LIVE in Sydney!

Get your free ticket to The Essential Baby & Toddler Show and save $20 - register online now!

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.