Eastland Memorial Acute Care
Acute Care Unit
The Acute Care Unit is a general medical/surgical unit that is structured to provide care to patients who are physiologically stable but have general medical/surgical and cardiac care needs. It consists of 36 beds, including twelve telemetry beds. Thirty-four beds are semi-private and two monitor beds are private. The average census is 12 and nursing hours of care range from 5.5 - 8 depending on census.
The unit is staffed with professional nurses 24 hours a day and seven days a week, who are complemented by licensed vocational nurses, nursing assistants and unit secretaries.