At Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital - Riyadh, the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is staffed with a team of pulmonologists and nephrologists subspecialized in critical care medicine in addition to respiratory therapists, critical care nurses, clinical dietetics, and physical therapists committed to achieving superior results for you. It is a 10-bed closed-unit with daily multidisciplinary rounds and 24-hour intensivist coverage in-house providing the safest environment for the most critical of patients. In addition to excellent and comprehensive staffing, it is equipped with the latest monitoring and therapeutic apparatus including pulse index continuous cardiac output (PiCCO) for advanced cardiac output monitoring, Continuous EEG for brain monitoring in addition to other standard critical care monitoring devices. With this our ICU is designed to care for a diverse patient population from post-surgical care to subspecialized care such as cardiac, neurological, and routine medical cases.
The Critical Care Department is an inpatient treatment unit caring for patients with a broad range of life-threatening illnesses through Concentrated Nursing Care with a ratio of nursing service to patient care that requires 1:1 or 1:2 to assure safety, security, and monitoring to assure stability of physiological and psychological measures. These services include for example:
Patients are usually moved to the regular ward/floor when they no longer need such constant attention or support.
The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) meets the special medical, emotional and social needs of the sickest children and their families with great compassion and skills. The unit provides continuous monitoring and/or intervention.
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) NICU is equipped to meet the needs of newborns born too early or too small, or who require special care or surgery.