Our Medical Unit offers care for senior patients with one or more chronic conditions who are experiencing an exacerbation of symptoms, and whose needs require specialized geriatric and outpatient geriatric care. Examples of conditions we treat include pneumonias, congestive heart failure, COPD exacerbation, urinary tract infections, kidney failure, hypotension due to dehydration, diabetes, difficult to heal wounds, infections and inflammatory processes. Our Medical Unit specializes in caring for patients who present with multiple complex conditions, and our interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, pharmacists, rehabilitation specialists, social workers, and dieticians round on every patient, every day.
Additionally, The Hospital at Hebrew Health Care provides 24-hour in-house physician coverage, comprehensive discharge planning, telemetry, EKG, in- and outpatient blood transfusions, ISTAT/point of care labs, laboratory services, x-ray, IV fluids and medications including Reclast infusions.
We do not provide urgent, emergency or intensive care services, and we do not perform surgery.