​Adult Intermediate Care Unit  

 

Unit Profile 

Unit name

 IMCU Adult Intermediate Care Unit

Patient population

 Adult

Mixed gender

Hours of operation

 24 hours/ 7 days per week

Number of beds

 14

Occupancy Rate

 100%

Staff categories

 Registered Nurse

Unit Assistant

Patient Care Technician

Primary patient diagnoses

 •Multiple Traumas

•Sepsis

•Spinal Injuries

•Respiratory Failure & ARDS

•Head Injuries & Post Craniotomies

•Acute Renal Failure (HD/PD)

•Hepatic Failure / Hepatic Encephalopathy

•Vascular (Fem Pops, Thrombolytic)

•Thoracotomies

•Diabetes – including DKA

•Cardiac (In association with other processes)

•Liver Donor Transplants

•Obstetric cases (in association with other processes)

Procedures

 •Invasive Hemodynamic & Cardiac Monitoring

•Radiological Diagnostic Testing

•Airway Management including ventilatory support

•Chest Tube Insertions

•Cardiac / Abdominal Taps

•Vasopressors and Inotropic Administration

•Enteral and Parenteral Feeding

•Central Line & Peripheral Line  Insertions

•Wound care

•Percutaneous Tracheostomy

Nursing care Delivery system

 Total Patient Care in a Partnership Model 

Last Modified

03-Sep-2014 09:23 AM