neonates delivered by spontaneous vaginal delivery weighing 2500 g. and above
without maternal risk factors and with good APGAR scores (7 and above on the 1st
and 5th minute will be roomed-in.)
endorsement to ward nurse shall be done by the DR staff before the baby is
given to the mother. The parents shall asked to sign acknowledgement form upon
receiving the baby.
and giving of medications will be done by the ward nurse.
of the baby shall be done by the NICU/LR staff at NOC shift, and the midwife/
staff nurse in the ward at AM shift.