Cardiac Telemetry Care - Unit 4200
This is a 19-bed unit that provides nursing care for adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients for the medicine and cardiology service. The nurses provide care by functioning in a total care nursing system. Nurses are competent and skilled in caring for patients with a wide variety of illnesses, i.e. congestive heart failure, electrophysiology studies, stable atrial fibrillation, and peritoneal dialysis. Nurses are highly trained in interpreting cardiac dysrhythmias and modes of pharmacological treatment.