First Step offers a variety of high-quality, comprehensive services to infants and children of various ages. Our staff has the knowledge base and skills to provide care for infants and
children with the following diagnoses:

Respiratory Care

  • Infants requiring respiratory support
  • Oxygen via Nasal Cannula
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Ventilator Dependant


  • GER-gastroesophageal reflux
  • Short Bowel Syndrome
    • Ileostomy care
    • Colostomy care
  • NG-nasogastric tube feedings
  • GT-gastrostomy feedings
  • Haberman/Pidgeon bottle feedings for Cleft lip/palate

Intraveneous Infusions

  • PICC LINE-Peripheral inserted central catheter
  • Broviac – central venous catheter

TPN-Total Parenteral Nutrition

  • IV Medications
  • Antibiotic administration

Blood Drawing

  • Accessing Central Venous Lines

Neurologic Disorders

Care of infants/children with

  • Seizures
  • VP Shunts
  • Cerebral Palsy

HIGH TECH Monitoring

  • Apnea monitor
  • Pulse Oximeter
  • Feeding pumps
  • Intravenous infusion pumps
    • Peritoneal Dialysis

First Step Registered Nursing is proud of its longstanding reputation in providing high-quality care. First Step wants to work with you, offering pristine care to the following communities:


  • Manhattan
  • Brooklyn
  • Staten Island
  • Bronx
  • Queens
  • Westchester County