Providence St. Mary Medical Center Intensive Care Unit is a significant advancement in care for people who are seriously ill, injured or have had major surgery. The new ICU incorporates the latest in technology and architectural design, and is a strong departure from the look and function of older ICU's that are common in this area.
Providence St. Mary Foundation is committed to sustaining this standard of excellence in critical care in our community. In 2013, the Foundation invested $330,000 to purchase the latest nurse call system for the ICU—a vital system that alerts nursing staff to issues; many which are extremely time sensitive and life-threatening. The Foundation also recently invested $20,000 to purchase a GlideScope intubation device specific to the ICU, allowing for faster and safer intubation for our most critically-ill patients.