Mystery Baby - page 3

Hello All! I am writing to see if anyone has any idea or has seen a baby like the one we have now. She is 48 days IDM born 32 weeks gestation aga. She was all the norm initially and transferred... Read More

  1. by   NicuGal
    We are level 3 and don't use speech, we use OT and PT for stuff like this. Speech is usually not used in NICU's, unless you have an old chronic. Our PT and OT specialize in NICU kids. So there is no injustice here per say.
    Last edit by NicuGal on Mar 14, '13
  2. by   prmenrs
    No disrespect, but some areas of the country use Speech Therapists for oral-motor issues, and some use OTs. And, imho, an experienced neonatal RN can teach a newbie OT/whatever a LOT! We are colleagues, here, not competitors.