The Epworth Richmond ICU is an accredited level 3, 26-bed unit equipped to provide care for critically ill patients in all adult specialties. We continue to provide care for over 2500 patients every year.
This state of the art facility is the largest not-for profit Private Hospital ICU in the Southern Hemisphere providing care for the following specialties;
- Cardiac Surgery
- Complex Respiratory Cases
- Multi-Organ Dysfunction
- Renal Failure
- Infectious Diseases
- Thoracic and General Medicine
The department also provides a 24hr ICU Liaison Outreach Service catering for the hospitals deteriorating patients as well as transitioning patients from ICU to the wards. In 2018 we responded to over 4500 Medical Emergency Team calls.
The Epworth Richmond ICU has a large focus on research and has been involved in a number of multi-centered studies, and quality presentations. The unit is supported by a full time research coordinator.
The Unit is supported by full-time ICU Registrars, Consultant cover, ICU Director and Nurse Unit Manager. It offers a successful training program for Intensive Care Medical Staff under the College of Intensive Care Medicine (CICM), as well as Post-Graduate Training for Nursing Staff through Deakin University.
Phone: 03 9506 3100 or 9506 3130
*If the above numbers are not available, please call the main switchboard on 03 9426 6666