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Choosing a Kangaroo Care Device for the Quality Improvement Project in multiple NICUs.

Choosing a Kangaroo Care Device for the Quality Improvement Project in multiple NICUs.

Mary Coughlin is the author of the first publication using a kangaroo care device to reduce risks and errors, and improve consistency of practice for kangaroo care in the NICU.  We asked her why did she choose The Zaky ZAK, also known as Kangaroo ZAK.
The Zaky HUGs, after 12 years of nurturing babies in a NICU in Georgia

The Zaky HUGs, after 12 years of nurturing babies in a NICU in Georgia

A conversation with Debra Bolden, from Georgia  

NAS Admission Kits at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas

By Hannah Clark, Child Life, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Texas.  For several years, Child Life assembles a NAS Admission Kits and The Zaky...
[VIDEO] The Zaky transforms the neuroprotective care at the NICU at Parkland, Dallas

[VIDEO] The Zaky transforms the neuroprotective care at the NICU at Parkland, Dallas

A visit to Parkland and our conversation with Madeleine and Hannah at Parkland, Dallas.  The Zaky HUG (The Zaky) and The Zaky ZAK (Kangaroo ZAK) tr...
[VIDEO] The Zaky ZAK (aka Kangaroo ZAK) for early discharge of a NICU baby at Parkland, Dallas

[VIDEO] The Zaky ZAK (aka Kangaroo ZAK) for early discharge of a NICU baby at Parkland, Dallas

Listen how The Zaky ZAK/Kangaroo Zak made a difference for a NICU family. Baby was originally scheduled to be discharged in December and was actual...
Donation from Jersey Shore Mothers of Multiples and Nurtured by Design to Monmouth Medical center NICU and to Jersey Shore NICU

Donation from Jersey Shore Mothers of Multiples and Nurtured by Design to Monmouth Medical center NICU and to Jersey Shore NICU

I have been a member of Jersey Shore Mothers of Multiples for about 5 years now and I've been a part of many rewarding projects, but few have made ...
REX Healthcare implements The Zaky System and receives an award for "Transforming a team by improving the patient experience."

REX Healthcare implements The Zaky System and receives an award for "Transforming a team by improving the patient experience."

Lindsay Butrum

My baby is one month old now and he's a pretty big guy, though he still fits in the Kangaroo Zak. He, like a lot of newborns, tends to keep himsel...

Carissa CLare, Australia

Who knew something so simple could be such a saviour!! I no longer have to rock Arabella to sleep everytime i put her down for a nap. And i'm sure ...

Rebecca R., Bozeman, NICU Product Designer

Dear Dr. Jackson - I am a graduate of Clemson University (MS BioE, '85) & recently saw your profile. What a great idea! I used to manufacture...

Critical Nurse Specialist , NICU 3

The Zaky has been instrumental in comforting both the term and preterm baby when a human hand cannot remain with him/her. Placing the ‘hand’ so tha...