neonates every day and our aim is to move all the babies on June 10. Safety will be the number 1 priority.”
Ms McDonald said ahead of the move they would liaise with obstetrics staff at major hospitals and ramp down admissions for booked surgeries. NETS WA is a division of the Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICU) of PMH and KEMH that specialises in the transport of sick or pre-term babies. Currently based in NICU at PMH, the service will move to the new Perth Children’s Hospital when it opens next month. It has operated in WA since the 1970s.