The surgical Intensive Care Unit is a 12-bed, state of the art facility located in the modern Critical Care Building. SJUMC has a busy open heart program and active programs in vascular, thoracic, bariatric, hepatobiliary, breast and general surgery. In addition, SJUMC has a robust neurosurgical and neurointerventional program, caring for a variety of neurologic diseases, both on an elective and emergency basis. SJUMC is a state designated, ACS verified Level II trauma center with approximately 1,300 trauma admissions per year.
St. Joseph’s University Medical Center has an ACGME approved general surgery residency program. There are 10 board- certified critical care surgeons who are responsible for patient care and partaking in teaching rounds in the SICU for both fellows and residents rotating through the SICU.