Beth Israsel Deaconess Hospital - Plymouth


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Continuing Care Nursery - Staff

BirthPlace Pediatrics Continuing Care Nursery Lactation Center Family Education


Your baby’s doctors are all attending Neonatologists on site all day Monday through Friday, as well as, for rounds on weekends. The Neonatologists are available on call 24 hours a day.

Arthur Blasberg, III

Lisa R Capra, MD

Lelia Ann Bodie

Patricia Casey, NNP

Marietta Calisto-Cooney

Cheryl A Dowd, NNP 

Virnaliza Cassidy

Ivan Frantz, MD

Arthur Blasberg, III

Marybeth A Goslin, NNP

Lelia Ann Bodie

Dawn McBride, NNP

Marietta Calisto-Cooney

Heber C Nielsen, MD

Virnaliza Cassidy

Lisa Valente, NNP 

Neonatal Nurse Practitioners

Vastly trained Neonatal Nurse Practitioners will also be caring for your baby while in the Continuing Care Nursery. They also are affiliated with Tufts Floating Hospital for Children.

Newborn Nurses

The nursery is staffed 24 hours a day by highly skilled newborn nurses, specially trained to provide quality nursing care to your baby.

Early Intervention Program link

Newborn Screening

Social Services

Jordan Call



Respiratory Distress Syndrome


Bradycardia is an episode in which the baby’s heart rate drops below 100 beats per minute.

Desaturation is a term used to describe oxygen saturation that decreases below 90%.

275 Sandwich Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
(508) 746-2000

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