Emergency Phone no. - 0532-2407337, 2407430, 2408288, 2408292
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Intensive Coronary Care Unit (ICCU)

The Intensive Coronary Care Unit (ICCU) is a specialized department within our hospital dedicated to the comprehensive care and management of patients with critical cardiac conditions.

The I.C.C.U ward is an 8-bedded unit, with state-of-the-art and life-saving instruments including a defibrillator, External Pacing, Ventilator, Multipara bedside monitors, infusion pumps, ECG machines, etc., and plays a pivotal role in providing immediate and specialized medical attention to individuals experiencing severe heart-related issues.

The department also caters to the facilities of:

  • Daily Cardiac OPD
  • Holter monitoring
  • Echocardiography & 2D Echo with Color Doppler
  • TMT

Key Features of the ICCU Ward:

  • Specialized Cardiac Care: The ICCU is equipped with advanced medical technology and staffed by a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, including cardiologists, nurses, and support staff, all trained in the management of acute cardiac conditions.
  • Emergency Response: The ICCU is designed to respond promptly to emergencies such as heart attacks, severe arrhythmias, and other life-threatening cardiac events. The team is well-prepared to initiate life-saving interventions and stabilize patients in critical conditions.
  • Continuous Monitoring: Patients in the ICCU receive continuous monitoring of vital signs, including heart rate, blood pressure, and oxygen levels. Advanced monitoring systems enable healthcare providers to closely track changes in a patient's condition and intervene as necessary.
  • Diagnostic Capabilities: The ICCU is equipped with advanced diagnostic tools such as electrocardiography (ECG), echocardiography, and cardiac catheterization to accurately assess the extent of cardiac damage and formulate appropriate treatment plans.
  • Pharmacological Interventions: The ICCU team is skilled in administering and adjusting medications to manage pain, control blood pressure, and address other cardiac-related issues. Medication regimens are personalized based on each patient's unique needs.
  • Postoperative Care: For patients who have undergone cardiac surgeries or interventions, the ICCU provides specialized postoperative care to ensure a smooth recovery process. This includes close monitoring of vital signs and managing potential complications.
  • Collaborative Approach: The ICCU emphasizes a collaborative approach, with healthcare professionals working closely to provide comprehensive care. This may involve consultations with specialists from other medical disciplines to address concurrent health issues.
  • Patient and Family Support: Recognizing cardiac emergencies' emotional and psychological impact, the ICCU provides support services for patients and their families. This may include counseling, lifestyle modification education, and post-discharge care guidance.