Conemaugh Physician Group - Neonatology offers a higher level of care for premature and ill newborns at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center's Level 3 Regional Intensive Care Nursery (RICN). The unit provides medical care to babies born in and around the surrounding Greater Johnstown Area.
Our dedicated team of board-certified neonatologists, certified neonatal nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, occupational and speech therapists, social workers, and clerical staff work together to provide a positive and supportive experience for each family.
Premature and ill newborns are admitted to the Regional Intensive Care Nursery following delivery if medical assistance is needed. The RICN staff is with mom in the labor and delivery room to provide immediate care for baby. After baby is admitted to the RICN, the staff provides mom and dad