In addition to expertise as pulmonary disease specialists, our physician have broad experience and expertise in the treatment and management of critically ill adult patients. As board certified critical care specialists, our physicians monitor critical care patients during their hospital stay and after they've left the hospital, organize and manage the critical care unit and work as members of a multidisiplinary team. We staff Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center critical care areas round the clock, 365 days a year. Our physicians observe Leapfrog ICU Safety Standards to ensure the best in patient safety and new treatment innovations.
Our physicians act as universal consultants treating critical care patients throughout the hospital. Equally important we understand the ethical, economic, legal, psychosocial and emotional aspects of critical illness and critical care. Providing optimum critical care helps us deliver to our patients the best possible outcomes in life-threatening situations.