Intensive Care Unit
ICU has a total of six beds which are utilized for our ICU and step down patients. (Step down means when a patient is stepped down from ICU, but not ready to go to the Medical-Surgical Unit).
The ICU staff monitor up to 15 remote telemetries through a central monitoring systems for patients on the medical surgical floor.
ICU Clinical staff encourages visits by family and friends to promote healing and family involvement in our patient care.
The ICU is staffed with experienced Registered Nurses (RNs), Respiratory Therapists and Telemetry Technicians/Certified Nurse Assistants (CNAs).
The ICU Medical Director is Marcella Abuid, MD who is trained as a specialist Pulmonogist/Intensivist.
The ICU offers a multi-disciplinary approach (RN, MD, Respiratory Therapy, Dieticians, Physical Therapy) to provide high quality medical care to ICU patients.
ICU has Board-Certified Internal Medicine physicians in-house 24/7.