Print    Email
Decrease (-) Restore Default Increase (+)
Bookmark and Share

Coronary Intensive Care Unit (CICU)

 
The CICU provides prompt and efficient execution of medical therapy to meet the needs of the critically ill cardiac/medical patient population. Services provided include, but are not limited to: ECG with ST segment monitoring, implementation of the AMI/ACS/ADULT arrhythmia protocol, thrombolytic therapy administration, invasive and non- invasive hemodynamic monitoring, intra aortic balloon pump management, mechanical ventilation with airway management, vasoactive medication administration, transvenous and external pacemaker, Svo2 monitoring, and therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest.
Specialty: The coronary intensive care unit is designed to provide acute medical care, treatment and monitoring of the critically ill adult cardiac patient population.
Capacity: 12 beds
Staff: Registered nurses, nurse externs, licensed practical nurses, health unit coordinators
Care focus: Primary care
Patient type: Cardiac/medical ICU patients
Phone: (304) 388-9444

Visiting hours:

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
9 p.m. - 11 p.m.

 

Click here for directions to the department | Information about our cardiac services and procedures

 

Our Mission: Striving to provide the best health care to every patient, every day.       © 2014 CAMC Health System, Inc.