The ICU is concerned with the provision of life support or organ support system in patient who critically ill and who usually require intensive monitoring in a highly vigilant environment. We are capable of providing dialysis service to critically ill neonatal or maternal patients inside ICU. Six channel bedside monitors, ultra sophisticated ventilators, defibrillators as well as 16 channel central monitoring system with continuous recording capabilities are in place for all patients. In addition the patients are being cared by team of highly efficient healthcare professionals. One dedicated nurse to one and three tiers of experienced ICU physicians (Intensivists) ensure round the clock adequate and continuous care of each and every patients.

PICU & NICU Services

BNH Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is the only one of its kind in Bangladesh. (PICU / NICU) cares for children and neonates in a family-oriented environment. We have five beds in PICU and seventeen beds in NICU designed for optimum infection control with soft lighting, noise reduction and state-of-the-art technology. These units staffed by specially trained nurses and physicians. We have child-sized medical equipment for our smallest patients and a support network for both parents and children to guide them through this emotionally difficult process. The Nursery where all healthy babies are housed is looked after by dedicated nurses from the nursery and one pediatrician. Fulltime consultants, Associate consultants and specialists are present round the clock to provide anytime emergency and routine services which are very often needed for good perinatal and maternal outcomes.

Neonatal ICU (NICU)

NICU provides the most comprehensive care for newborns in Bangladesh. It is the major neonatal referral centre.One of the major strengths of our NICU is family oriented approach to care. Parents are encouraged to partner with providers in decision making. The 17 bedded NICU designed with state of the art technology with delivery suite. Soft lighting and noise reduction system is used in NICU to improve development care.

  • Premature and new born babies
  • Neonate with respiratory distress/failure
  • Sepsis / Septic shock
  • Congenital birth defect
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Genetic and metabolic disorders
  • Major Neonatal bsurgical problems
  • Radiant warmer
  • Incubation
  • Cardio respiratory monitor
  • Pulse oximeter
  • Neonatal and infant ventilators
  • ‘HFOV’
  • Infusion pump
  • Phototherapy unit
  • NEONATAL “HIGH RISK FOLLOW-UP CLINIC – evaluates NICU graduates in outpatient settings

Related Consultants

Dr. Md Mozibur Rahman

MBBS, DCH, FCPS (Neonatology)

Associate Professor of Neonatology

Head of SCANU & NICU
Institute of Child and Mother Health (ICMH), Matuail, Dhaka

Dr. Firoz Ahmed

MD (Neonatology)

Assistant Professor of Neonatology

Comilla Medical College & Hospital

Dr. Mohammad Shaheen

BCS (Health)
MD (Neonatology)

Assistant Professor

Chattogram Medical College Hospital

Dr. Md. Fakhrul Amin Badal


RP (Pediatrics)

Tangail Medical College & Hospital