Intensive Care Units
Providence Hospital offers four distinct intensive care units, with highly-specialized nurses and support staff expert in the management of severe illness. These include:
- Surgical Intensive Care, for those patients recovering from surgical procedures. This unit is located on the West pod of Level Five, Rooms 501 to 511.
- Medical Intensive Care is located on Five North, Rooms 512 to 522, and treats patients with medical, non-surgical conditions.
- Neurological Intensive Care, located on Five East, Rooms 523 to 533, provides care to patients with stroke or other neurological diagnoses.
- Coronary Care, on Six West, Rooms 601-612, cares for patients with heart attack or other cardiac disease.
Visiting hours in the Intensive Care Units are limited to four one-hour periods:
- 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
- 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
- 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
- 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Providence also offers 64 beds with telemetry cardiac monitoring, on Six North, Six East, Ten North and Ten East. With telemetry monitoring, a radio transmitter sends information about the patient’s heart to a central monitoring station, allowing the patient to move about the room or nursing station while his or her cardiac status is tracked. Normal hospital visiting hours apply in the telemetry units.