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Acute Care

The success of the well-designed Acute Care department in the new Medical Tower can be attributed to input from patients, families, physicians and staff who worked together to create a unique environment for healing.

Regional_Medical_Center_Acute_Care_Photo1With 168 patient rooms, the Acute Care department is spread over Floors 6, 7, 8 and 10, which are organized into different specialty-care units, with staff trained for each specialty.

Five-star care in a five-star setting

  • One of four floors of patient care rooms
  • Organized into specialty care units
  • 216 rooms with space for expansion
  • Designed around patient and family-centered care

Patient Room

Designed around the needs of patients, families and caregivers

  • Significantly larger than typical patient rooms
  • Specific zones for patient, family and caregiver
  • Unrestricted visiting hours welcome families 24/7

Patient Lift Demonstration

Ensuring safety for patients and caregivers alike

  • Available in all patient care rooms
  • Two per floor accommodate patients up to 1,000 pounds

Orthopedic Rehabilitation Gym

On-site equipment supports improved recovery

  • Staffed by physical and occupational therapists
  • Conveniently located for orthopedic patients

Helipad

Providing life-saving transport throughout Northwest Washington

  • Over 80 patients a year transported via helicopter
  • Brings patients from Canada, Eastern Washington, the San Juans and Olympic Peninsula
  • Special elevator accommodates patient plus entire trauma team