Why should I choose to work with Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny over another company?
Not all newborn care agencies are created equal. With over 10 years of experience, Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny has worked hard to become voted Boston’s most sought after and trusted child care resource.
Because this industry is unregulated anyone (regardless of qualifications) can set up shop as a newborn care agency. Parents have no need to worry when they choose to work with the team at Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny. Our newborn team has been fully trained under the supervision of Boston’s top pediatric specialists. We take pride in representing only the most qualified and experienced newborn care experts.
What makes the team at Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny so special?
The newborn care experts at Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny must successfully complete a vigorous training program before they are approved to join our team. The training programs are developed by a team of baby experts including a board-certified pediatrician, registered maternity/ postpartum nurses and lactation consultants. This ensures that the newborn care team is kept up-to-date on the latest sleep safety guidelines, soothing techniques and baby care recommendations all based the guidelines established by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).
What is the difference between a Newborn Care Expert (NCE) and a Newborn Care Specialist?
A newborn care expert, newborn care specialist, night nurse, night nanny and baby nurse are different terminologies used to describe an infant care provider. It is important to note that these individuals are not licensed professionals and that skill levels will vary depending on the agency they represent. When is comes to caring for babies experience does not equal skill or knowledge.
Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny takes pride in ensuring that all caregivers are experienced, skilled and knowledgeable in all aspects of newborn care and postpartum support. Each newborn care expert has successfully completed a comprehensive training program second to none. We also provide ongoing support and education based on the guidelines established by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Trust the experts at Boston Baby & Nanny and get the peace of mind and reassurance that comes from knowing your baby is in the very best of hands.
Can I choose to work with an RN?
Yes, Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny can send a registered nurse to your home to help you care for your baby. Our team of registered nurses have experience in maternity, newborn and family care. This is a valuable option if either mom or baby are medically compromised and need the specialized services that an RN can offer.
How does Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny screen caregivers?
We are very particular about the qualifications and backgrounds of our newborn care experts. Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny understands that parents need the peace of mind that comes from having trusting child care. That’s why our newborn care team undergoes an extensive background, criminal and CORI check. Our entire staff has either been referred by a local hospital or by another Boston Baby Nurse employee. If you desire additional information, we will be happy to provide you with the contact information of past families our nurses have worked with.
When should I schedule my Newborn Care Expert?
In general, due to the high demand of our services, we recommend scheduling your newborn care expert approximately two months in advance of your anticipated due date. However, if you have an immediate need, do not hesitate to call our team and we will do our best to accommodate your request for service.
Can I request a predictable schedule with consistent overnight care?
Yes, our goal is to provide peace of mind for families by providing regular schedules with consistent caregivers. We also have a team in place who is able to provide support in the event of a sick call or other emergency.
Is there a minimum or maximum number of nights or hours that I need to schedule for overnight care?
No, we create a schedule that is customized to meet the needs of each family. We try our best to provide a flexible service. Overnight visits can be scheduled from 1-7 nights per week for a minimum time of 8 hours/shift .