Recently renovated 08 beds SICU on first floor is a specialized facility dedicated to providing exceptional care for patients recovering from surgical procedures. Our SICU is designed to meet the unique needs of surgical patients, ensuring a comprehensive and supportive environment for optimal recovery. The team is headed by Chief Intensivist and provides availability of qualified and experienced critical care specialist, dedicated and qualified nurses, efficient nursing aid and attendant staff round the clock having sympathetic approach to patient care. Efficient and readily available paramedic staff i.e. X-ray technicians, Phlebotomist, etc. Efficient team serving various organ transplant patients like Kidney transplant recipient, liver transplant recipient, etc.The design of SICU incorporates various infection control practices minimizing risk of hospital acquired infections.SICU provides backbone to conduct highest of high risk surgeries in city of  Thodupuzha.


State-of-the-Art Facility:

Our SICU boasts state-of-the-art infrastructure and cutting-edge technology to deliver the highest standard of postoperative care. The facility is equipped with advanced monitoring systems and life-support equipment to cater to the critical needs of surgical patients.


Expert Surgical Care Team:

At the heart of our SICU is a team of highly skilled and experienced healthcare professionals, including surgeons, intensivists, nurses, and support staff. This specialized team is dedicated to providing round-the-clock care, ensuring the well-being and comfort of patients recovering from surgical interventions.


Immediate Postoperative Care:

The SICU plays a crucial role in the immediate postoperative period, providing intensive care and close monitoring to patients recovering from various surgical procedures. Our team is trained to manage the complexities of postoperative recovery, addressing pain management, infection prevention, and other critical aspects of surgical care.


Comprehensive Monitoring and Support:

Patients in the SICU benefit from continuous monitoring of vital signs, oxygen levels, and other essential parameters. This enables our healthcare providers to detect any postoperative complications promptly and implement appropriate interventions to ensure a smooth recovery process.


Services Offered in SICU:

  • Postoperative Recovery: Specialized care for patients recovering from a wide range of surgical procedures, including major surgeries and minimally invasive interventions.
  • Pain Management: Our team focuses on effective pain management strategies tailored to each patient, promoting comfort and facilitating a quicker recovery.
  • Wound Care: Comprehensive wound care to prevent infections and promote optimal healing of surgical incisions.
  • Nutritional Support: Customized nutritional support plans to meet the unique dietary needs of postoperative patients, enhancing the recovery process.
  • Round-the-Clock Care: The SICU operates 24/7, providing continuous care and vigilance for surgical patients during the critical postoperative phase. Our dedicated healthcare professionals ensure that patients receive timely interventions and support, contributing to a successful recovery.

Patient-Centered Approach:

We prioritize a patient-centered approach in the SICU, focusing on clear communication with patients and their families. We understand the concerns and anxieties associated with surgical procedures, and our team is committed to providing compassionate and supportive care throughout the recovery journey.


Collaborative Care with Surgical Teams:

The SICU collaborates closely with surgical teams to ensure a seamless transition from the operating room to the intensive care setting. This collaborative approach enhances the continuity of care and contributes to the overall success of surgical interventions.

At Smita Memorial Hospital, our Surgical Intensive Care Unit exemplifies our commitment to excellence in surgical care. We strive to create a healing environment that promotes recovery and well-being for every patient under our care.