Montefiore Hosts 6th Annual NICU Reunion

Seven-month-old Jeremiah Mercado (c), who spent four months in Wakefield campus’ NICU, celebrated with his parents, Jessica and Miguel.
Photo courtesy of Montefiore Health System

Dozens of early-birth babies who spent several weeks and months battling for their lives at Montefiore Hospital Wakefield Campus Neonatal Intensive Care Unit attended a reunion with their families on Wednesday, September 7. Held during Neonatal Intensive Care Awareness Month, the sixth annual celebration allowed NICU providers to see how the children have developed and thrived since receiving life saving care at the hospital.

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