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St. Vincent NICU Graduates Reconnect With Nurses, Doctors at Reunion

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It was a special reunion for St. Vincent Hospital nurses and graduates of their Neo-natal Intensive Care Unit.

In conjunction with the Children's Miracle Network, St. Vincent Hospital held its annual NICU Reunion at Asbury Woods Nature Center. Moms, dads, and their children, who were once tiny babies under special care, had fun exploring the nature center. They had their faces painted, and reconnected with the nurses who helped nurtured them in those early days of life.

"You build a connection with these doctors and nurses, and you learn how incredible they are, and you build a relationship," said Director of the Children's Miracle Network, Christine Bowen. "So the NICU Reunion is an opportunity to spend some time with them. And for them to see how your kiddos are doing, and for you to share that time with them as well."
 
About 100 families attended the reunion.
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