The Day is Young

Photographer Rick Nahmias spent 24 hours capturing the lifesaving work of NICU nurses, the nimble response of surgeons and transport teams, the joy of families bringing home a healthy newborn, and, occasionally, the heartbreaking delivery of bad news.

This photo essay, featured in the summer 2012 issue of Catalyst, provides just a glimpse of a day in the life of the busy pediatrics program at Cedars-Sinai's Maxine Dunitz Children's Health Center.

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