The Critical Care Unit cares for adult, geriatric, and adolescent patients needing acute, critical, or intensive care. Contracted services provide hemodialysis treatment for patients throughout the facility that require this service.
Critical Care Unit: The CCU consists of 16 beds. Services provided and procedures performed consist of the following:
- Cardiac monitoring
- Titration of vasoactive medications
- Mechanical ventilation
- Intracranial pressure monitoring (ICP)
- External pacing
- Ttemporary pacing
- 12 Lead EKG
- Arterial lines
- Hemodynamic monitoring
- SPO2 monitoring
- IABP monitoring
- ACT monitoring
The dialysis unit consists of two hardwired beds for inpatient acute and chronic hemodialysis. Dialysis services are contracted. Hemodialysis can be performed in any of the 16 CCU beds by the contracted nurse.