Park Plaza Hospital has a 12-bed surgical intensive care unit (SICU) and a 14-bed medical intensive care unit (MICU).
General surgery and open-heart surgery patients are managed postoperatively in the SICU. Common types of surgical patients are those who have undergone thoracotomies, craniotomies, abdominal surgery, gastroplasties, stereotactic biopsies, carotid endarterectomies, aortic valve repairs, and femoral-popliteal bypasses. This unit is staffed with ACLS-trained critical care nurses.
The MICU sees the wide range of medical patients, common being congestive heart failure, stroke, acute myocardial infarction, pneumonia, respiratory distress, gastrointestinal bleeding, etc. and anti-arrhythmic infusions, transcutaneous pacing, continuous venous-venous hemofiltration, antibiotic therapy and advanced cardiac life support are among the services provided in both ICUs.
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