Child Life Specialists at Sunrise Children's Hospital facilitates an initial visit for children between the ages of 5-12 with siblings in the NICU to prepare them for what they will see and what they should do.

Children will:

  • Learn about the equipment they might see
  • Learn how to wash their hands
  • Learn how to properly put on a mask and gown
  • Complete an activity

Parents, please remember to bring a copy of your visiting child's immunization record which is required to enter the NICU. These visits are not available during flu season.

To schedule a NICU visit please call the child life office at (702) 961-7782 at least 48 hours prior to the desired visit time.