ICU & Critical Care

ICU and Critical Care

Suasth Multi-speciality Hospital is a leading healthcare provider in Navi Mumbai. The ICU & Critical care department is at the core of many life saving treatments. Patients are monitored round the clock in sterile, infection safe environments by highly trained physicians, specialist nurses, respiratory therapists, counsellors and a number of specialists that are on call to assist with emergency situations.

The ICU & critical care units at Suasth Multi-speciality Hospital are staffed with multidisciplinary team doctors that are capable of administering life saving treatment across a number of different branches of medicine. The ICU facilities are routinely sterilised to prevent patients from contracting infections. The monitoring systems are state-of-the-art and provide the first level of diagnostic screening for patients in an emergency. In a time of critical situation, the doctors at the ICU & critical care unit do a preliminary diagnosis that puts each case in the hands of a specialist who will take the treatment forward.

The nursing team of the intensive care unit is specially trained to respond to an intensive care atmosphere to support patients with immediate response times. Suasth Multi-speciality Hospital’s intensive care units are equipped for round the clock care for a number of different scenarios where a patient needs to be continuously monitored. Patients are usually moved to the ICU from emergency wards or from the general ward if their condition is no longer considered stable. Here are some conditions that commonly require critical care:

. Heart ailments
. Lung ailments
. Drug-resistant infections
. Organ failure
. Blood infections
. Brain trauma

Principles followed by the department:

. Every life matters to us.
. To provide high quality compassionate care to patients at risk for or with critical illness.
. To educate healthcare providers in care of critically ill patients and their safety.
. 24/7 coverage of the ICU. Care for patients as if they are your own family.
. Work as a joint venture with the whole team.
. Provide high end patient management as per latest clinical guidelines and evidence based medicine guidelines.
. Proper coordination amongst each other and other speciality consultants and super speciality consultants and residents.
. Respect every patient, relatives, ICU teams and nursing staff.
. Follow rules and regulations set by the hospital management.
. Development of protocol and follow them in every situation.
. Regular relatives counselling and proper documentation as per medico-legal regulations.
. Development of code blue team, stroke team and so on.
. Our remit from education is local, regional, national and worldwide
. We are committed to the community we serve.

ICU & Critical Care - Facilities & Services

Critical care facilities available at Suasth Multi-speciality Hospital are:

. Severe injury (burns, road accidents etc.) Specialist intensive care units
. Coronary care unit
. Surgical intensive care unit
. Neonatal intensive care unit
. Paediatric intensive care unit
. Neurological Intensive Care Unit
. Post-anaesthesia care unit
. High dependency unit
. Psychiatric intensive care unit ICU facilities
. Respirators/ventilator
. Cardiac monitors (heart rate, BP)
. IV drips
. Sedatives & Anaesthetics (for severe pain)
. Defibrillator (to restart the heart)
. Emergency tracheostomy (for respiratory emergencies)