Nephrology practice includes the care of patients with impairment of renal function associated with complex diseases and disabilities. Treatments are provided in the following settings: a) seven station special care Hemodialysis Unit, b) Transplant Unit, c) Intensive Care Unit (s) (medical, surgical, neuro, pediatric, and d) in the patient's room if deemed medically necessary.
The Endoscopy Unit provides total gastrointesintal care. Ninety-percent of the patients are outpatients and the remaining ten percent are inpatients or transfers from another facility. There are approximately 20,000 cases performed in the unit annually. Full description..
Clinical Research Center
White 13, the Clinical Research Center (CRC), is a six-bed inpatient and six-chair outpatient unit. Patients on this unit include both adults and children who volunteer to participate in research protocols. Full Description..
Blake 7 is an eighteen bed Adult Medical Intensive Care Unit. This is a multidisciplinary unit with a variety of complex respiratory and medical patients. Critically ill surgical and neuro patients are also admitted to Blake 7.We care for many patients that require CVVH and we are also the study unit for patients on an experimental Liver Assist Device... Full Description..