Early detection and intervention are crucial in the care of patients receiving long-term acute care. why the Specialty Hospital is equipped with state-of-the-art electronic intensive care unit monitoring from Penn Medicine’s Penn E-Lert eICU®
The Penn E-lert eICU provides an additional layer of expert medical and nursing support for critically ill Specialty Hospital patients. Penn Medicine physicians specializing in the treatment of critically ill patients staff E-lert eICU in partnership with the Specialty Hospital clinical staff. E-lert eICU staff continuously evaluates critically ill patients so impending problems can be proactively identified and managed.
Six beds in the Specialty Hospital are equipped with E-lert eICU technology. A mobile device can also be used for consults throughout the facility. Click here for more information on E-lert elCU from Penn Medicine.