A baby who has been born on the NSW Central Coast has been left in a medically induced coma for three days after the birth.
Key points: The baby’s condition has been described as “critical”The mother and baby’s mother are in intensive careThe newborn is in a critical condition after being taken to the Royal Melbourne Infirmary and a paediatric unitThe baby’s father, who was at the hospital, has been discharged and is recoveringThe baby is in critical condition and has undergone a “procedure” to “take care of him”The newborn’s mother, who is also in the hospital and has a paediatrics unit, has had to be treated for an infection and is in intensive conditions after the incident.
“She’s in intensive support, she’s in a stable condition, she hasn’t had any further treatment and is still in hospital,” her sister, Sarah, told the ABC.
“I was worried she might not survive.”
“We’re hoping it’s the same as the other babies, they’re very lucky.”
The mother of the newborn, whose identity is not being released to protect her identity, was flown to the ICU at the Royal Women’s Hospital.
She was flown in a private helicopter with a baby carriage attached.
“There were people there in the helicopter that I can’t say exactly what they were doing but they were taking care of her in the carriages,” Sarah said.
“The baby was just so small.
It was just such a miracle. “
I don’t know what happened to her.
“It’s really been such a blessing for the family.””
The woman who brought the baby to the family’s doorstep on Tuesday morning has not yet been identified. “
It’s really been such a blessing for the family.”
The woman who brought the baby to the family’s doorstep on Tuesday morning has not yet been identified.
“I’m so happy and I can just see it in her eyes,” she said.
She said she was “very upset” by the incident and was devastated that her baby was “in such a bad state”.
“It’s just such an absolute shock and we’re really lucky,” she told the broadcaster.
“It was just one of those accidents that happens.”
We’ve got no idea what happened.
“The incident occurred just before midnight on Tuesday when the baby arrived at the home.
The mother had gone out shopping with her boyfriend, who had a baby and a new baby in the back seat.
They returned to the house about 4:00am and the woman was in the kitchen when she heard a loud thud and a baby crying.”
When she went back in the house, she found the baby’s head on the kitchen counter, she thought it was a baby in a bottle, but it was the baby, so she went straight to the bathroom and took a bath,” Sarah told the Nine Network.”
That’s when she realised the baby had been taken to hospital.
“Sarah said she had not seen her baby since the incident but was hopeful she would be OK.
It is understood the woman is now at a rehabilitation facility, which is not immediately known.
The baby, whose name is being withheld by the family, is in the ICUs at the ICUC and is being treated as a critical case.
An infant born on NSW Central coast, the baby is believed to have been transferred to the same ward as the newborn mother.
The ABC understands a newborn is usually transferred from the hospital to the NICU within the first 24 hours of birth.
The woman’s boyfriend was at a nearby house when she went to take the baby into her arms.
Her partner said she heard “two loud bangs” and then a scream.
He told the news channel he thought he had heard a “car crash”.”
“Then I hear a baby cry and I thought, ‘I’ve just seen the baby in my arms’.””
He went to get his phone to call the police, and he rang police. “
Then I hear a baby cry and I thought, ‘I’ve just seen the baby in my arms’.”
He went to get his phone to call the police, and he rang police.
Police were called about 2:30pm and are investigating.