Covenant Health is an innovative, Catholic regional delivery network and a leader in values based, not-for-profit health and elder care. We sponsor hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living residences and other health and elder care organizations throughout New England.
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Critical Care Unit

St. Joseph Hospital’s 7-bed Critical Care Unit provides a full range of services for the critically ill adult patient. The department integrates patient care and education with consultative, diagnostic and therapeutic critical care services.

The care of the critically ill patient begins in Critical Care and progresses to the Medical, Surgical/Orthopedic, or Cardiopulmonary Care units. Each room within the Critical Care Unit is equipped to monitor heart rate, blood pressures, blood oxygen levels, temperature and respiration in special critical care beds. 

The nursing station is equipped with an arrhythmia monitoring and trending system and all patients are easily seen from the nursing station

Services include:

  • Intensivist Coverage
  • ACLS Credentialed Nursing Staff
  • Critical Care Trained Nursing Staff
  • Critical Care Certified Nursing Staff
  • Unit Secretary/Monitor Techs
  • Social Services and Pastoral Care Services
  • Full Respiratory Care Services
  • Full Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • Private Family Waiting Room

Our compassionate team in the critical care unit provides personal care to make our patients and their families as comfortable as possible throughout their stay.

Telephone: (207) 907-1512