​Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Day Ward/Recovery Unit  

 

Unit Profile 

Unit name

 Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Day Ward/Recovery Unit

Patient population

 Adult and Paediatrics - Mixed Gender

Hours of operation

  •  Interventional Lab:
    • 0730 To 1630hrs
    • 0830 To 1730hrs
  • Day Ward:
    • 0700 To 1600hrs
    • 1100 To 2000hrs
  • On-call team provide emergency coverage 7 days per week after hours

Number of beds

 4 Interventional Labs Including Electrophysiology Studies

8 Beds in Day Ward and Recovery (4 Beds Operational 24/7)

Occupancy Rate

 100%

Staff categories

 Registered Nurse

Unit Assistant

Patient Care Technician

Primary patient diagnoses

  •  Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial and Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Asystole Bradycardia
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Septostomy
  • Valvular Disease

Procedures

  •  AICD
  • ASD (Atrial Septal Defect)
  • Cardioversion
  • Coarctation
  • Co-Letreal Coiling
  • Diagnostic Coronary Angiograms
  • E.P. Studies( Electrophysiology Studies Plus Ablation) Ischaemic Heart Disease
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (Angioplasty And Stenting).
  • Pericardialcentesis
  • PFO (Patent Foramen Ovale)
  • Pulmonary Valvuloplasty
  • Permanent Pace Maker (Single Or Dual Chamber)
  • Right And Left Heart Studies
  • Unstable Angina
  • Valvuloplasty
  • VSD ( Ventricular Septal Defect)
  • Tilt Table Test

Nursing care Delivery system

 Total Patient Care in a Partnership Model 

Last Modified

02-Sep-2014 04:27 PM