Adult over 12 years old; mixed gender
Hours of operation
24 hours/ 7 days per week
Number of beds
Patient Care Technician
Primary patient diagnoses
Medical and Nephrology Patients such as Acute and Chronic Renal failure,
Systemic Lupus Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome, UTI, Hemodialysi Catheter Sepsis.
Renal transplant work-up, Cadaveric and Living Related Kidney Transplant
Post operative case with or without Patient Controlled Anesthesia, Care of patient on rejection, care of Arterio-venous fistula and graft and perm catheters, Care of pre and post hemodialysis and Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis patient with complications.
Administration of Medications and blood and blood products
Close monitoring of post kidney transplants direct from Recovery room
Manual Central Venous pressure monitoring
Assisting bedside procedures such as Insertion of Intrajugular and Femoral Quinton Catheters, abdominal and pleural taps, bone marrow biopsies
Preparation of patient for procedures in Angio Department such as Kidney biopsies and insertion of Perm catheter, Bronchospy and endoscopy procedures and other diagnostic procedures.
Nursing care Delivery system
Total Patient Care in a Partnership Model