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#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 Sparklemax

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!
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#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.Nasty

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 smithsholidayroad

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.





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