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- by Queen Tiye, CNA Feb 21, '11hello,
what are the "acute care" departments in a hospital? so far, i've uncovered:
icu ( coronary/ cardiac, neuro[neuropathy or neurology?], pediarics, neonatal, and burn)
med/ surg (is this medical/ surgical icu?)
are there more?
- Feb 21, '11 by RN2B73MICU= medical ICU, SICU= surgical ICU, Neuro= neurological ICU...some ICU's such as mine are general ICU's where we see everything
- Feb 23, '11 by detroitdanoAny inpatient floor falls under the acute care umbrella. It's care, and it's acute. L&D, nephro, transplant, so on.