Gardens Medical Center adds Neuro Intensive Care Unit
Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center now has a dedicated Neuro Intensive Care Unit (NICU) providing advanced, multidisciplinary, patient centered care for the most critically ill patients with neurosurgical and neurological life threatening illnesses, including stroke, brain hemorrhage and tumors.
As a primary stroke center, Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center is part of the Advanced Neuroscience Network, a broad team of hospitals and doctors in Florida who are focused on offering a full continuum of care throughout South Florida.
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“The Neuro Intensive Care Unit is designed to address the clinical needs of our neurological and neurosurgical patients to improve their outcomes,” Dianne Goldenberg, chief executive officer of Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, said in a statement. “Our Neuro ICU is equipped with advanced minimally invasive monitoring and treatment techniques-both mechanical and pharmacological therapies to give our patients some of the most advanced care.”
The Neuro Intensive Care Unit team is comprised of healthcare professionals who are trained and experienced in both the neurological and medical management of the patients.
Together, the Palm Beach Gardens medical team will provide continuous bedside care.
For more information, call 561-625- 5070 or visit www.pbgmc.com.