The Magee Adult Meg-Surg ICU moved into their newly-built 4th floor unit in June 2012. The 14 bed state-of-the-art unit admits critically ill patients from Internal Medicine and related sub-specialties, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Oncology services as well as General, Bariatric, Gynecologic/Oncology, Urology, Orthopedic, Breat and ENT surgical services. There is an additional 6 bed ICU specially equipped and staffed for critically ill obstetric patients with viable fetuses. The Magee ICU prides itself in providing multidisciplinary patient-centered care aided in large part by the deliberate state-of-the-art, patient-friendly architectural design of the unit.
The Magee ICU patient care team manages the Hospital Rapid Response System and by ensuring that critically ill patients receive the right care, in the right place, and at the right time, plays a critical role in keeping the Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC a national leader in tertiary women's health. All staff are committed to providing compassioante, patient-centered and evidence-based care driven by a commitment to lifelong learning.