Register. Raise. Reunite.
On Saturday, Sept. 30th, hundreds of graduates from the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Orlando Health Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies, along with their families, friends, supporters, doctors and nurses will gather at SeaWorldŽ Orlando for the 3rd Annual Walk for Winnie presented by Panera BreadŽ.
Every day, our skilled physicians, nurses and respiratory therapists provide the highest level of lifesaving care for critically ill newborns, with one ultimate goal in mind to help the babies beat the odds and thrive in life.
- More than 40,000 babies have received care in the NICU since it was founded in 1975 at Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center.
- The NICU at Winnie Palmer Hospital is the largest single-site NICU in the world and one of the busiest in the country. It consistently provides the best outcomes in Florida for low birth-weight babies.
- The facility is equipped to provide the highest-level of care for high-risk newborns, including babies born prematurely, with congenital heart disease, infections, or various other conditions.
- Because of Walk for Winnie, the NICU at Winnie Palmer Hospital is able to provide care for more than 1,800 premature and critically-ill babies each year.