Intensive care services in Charleston, SC
Our intensive care units (ICUs) are available for seriously ill or injured patients who need close monitoring. Often, people who have major surgery usually go into intensive care to help them recover.
Our critical care team combines compassion, knowledge, skill, judgment and advanced technology to support our patients and their families.
If you have any intensive care questions, you can reach a nurse 24/7 by calling (843) 797-3463.
About our ICUs
Trident Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center's ICUs manage about 5,800 critical care patients a year.
Our ICU services include:
- Close observation
- Coronary care
- Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
- Medical/surgical intensive care
- Open heart recovery
- Pediatric intensive care
More than half of the staff members in our intensive care units are nationally certified.
Involving families in the care of the critical care patient, holding multidisciplinary family conferences, open visitation policies and open communication is an essential part of caring for our patients.