Our mission is to support and educate Canadian families of premature babies every step of the way – before, during and after their NICU stays.
Our vision is to create a brighter future for all premature babies and those who care for them.
Health Care Professionals
Northwest Territories - Criteria for RSV Prophylaxis
Premature babies born less than 32 weeks gestation and are less than 6 months of age on December 1.
Premature babies born 33-35 weeks gestation born on or after October 31 should have RSV risk assessment done by a NICU staff or the baby's community doctor.
Premature babies born in isolated communities on or after October 31 should have RSV risk assessment done by a NICU staff or the baby's community doctor.
Other medical conditions, for example, severe chronic lung disease, congenital heart disease, down syndrome, please speak to your health care provider.
Season Starts: Depending on RSV activity in the community
Doses Allowed: 5
Health and Social Services
P.O. Box 1320
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2L9
Phone 867-767-9052, ext. 49034