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International Recognition of Baby Friendly Hospital

The designation comes from a subsidiary of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).  The global program is designed to encourage the implementation of the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding and the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes.

St. Elizabeth opens $2.5 million Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

CHRISTUS Health’s investment in state-of-art family-centered NICU pays dividends for Southeast Texas families with infants needing critical care. CHRISTUS Southeast Texas St. Elizabeth’s $2.5 million renovation of their Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) brings to the Southeast Texas community the highest level of critical care for infants born...

St. Elizabeth becomes region’s first and only hospital to offer Neonatal Transport Services

CHRISTUS Southeast Texas St. Elizabeth, now offers neonatal transport services available to all hospitals located in the Southeast and East Texas regions. The service allows an ambulance carrying specialized neonatal transport equipment, as well as a specially trained neonatal team consisting of a registered nurse and respiratory therapist, to travel...