Critical Care Medicine

About the Department
In a field that advances at dizzying speed, the SRMC Department of  Critical Care Medicine has been in the forefront of cutting edge advances in critical care for the past one  and a half decades. The state of the art multidisciplinary intensive care unit manned by a team of highly skilled doctors provide round the clock care to critically ill patients requiring various forms of organ support. The unit is equipped to handle  any form of  medical need.  The department handles approximately 2500 patients, every year out of which nearly 40% are ventilated patients.

 In addition to patient care , the unit has been actively involved in research in the field of critical care and has numerous  national and international paper presentations and publications to its credit.
The department also provides specialized training in Critical Care Medicine in its multidisciplinary ICU.  The DM Critical Care program is designed for trainees to develop advanced Proficiency in the management of all aspects of the care of adult critically ill patients and to develop the skills necessary to excel as leaders in critical care.

The unit is accredited by the Prestigious Joint Commission International and National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers since 2009.