The Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services is a fully equipped 2-bed department dedicated to providing comprehensive and continuous care for the critically ill adult patient with complex multi-system health problems. Staffed 24 hours a day by specially trained Registered Nurses certified in advanced cardiac life support, low patient to nurse ratios enable staff to provide exceptional personalized care for patients requiring cardio respiratory monitoring, ventilatory assistance, and post-surgical management. The specialized nursing care required for our patients helps create the autonomy, professionalism and collaboration that exist within our multidisciplinary team. Staff members utilize a supportive and collaborative approach to interactions with patients and their families. Visiting hours are flexible to meet the needs of patients and family.