Scott & White Intensive Care Units

Care Units

Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU)  Caring for critically ill heart patients who do not require surgical intervention - heart attack, severe high blood pressure, irregular heart rhythm.

Location: South Tower, 2nd Floor
Phone: Rooms 239-246  254-724-2221

Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit (CTICU)  Caring for patients with cardiac and pulmonary diseases that require surgical treatments.

Location: North Tower, 2nd Floor
Phone: Rooms 223-234, 241 & 242  254-724-2373

Surgical Trauma Intensive Care Unit (STICU) Caring for surgical patients and accident victims with severe illness requiring life support.

Location: North Tower, 2nd Floor
Phone: Rooms 220-210  254-724-4553
  Rooms 211-222  254-724-4548

Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) Caring for patients with severe medical illnesses ranging from diabetic crisis to seizures to pneumonias. Patients in the MICU may need various forms of advanced life support that can only be provided under close monitoring.

Location:
South Tower, 2nd Floor
Phone:
Rooms 235-246  254-724-2221

Rooms 247-258  254-724-2929
  Rooms 259-269  254-724-4564

Designated Family Member

We request that one family member be designated to contact and receive patient information. The designated family member will be provided a pass code which is required to receive information on the patient. The designated family member then can pass on information to other family members and ensure consistency of information received.

If there is a change in the patient's condition, we'll notify the designated family member, regardless of the time of day.

Please ask other family members and friends not to call the unit. They may call the patient when the patient has progressed to a less intensive level of care. Your cooperation is appreciated and will allow our critical care nurses and medical providers to spend more time with your loved one.

Visits

  • Visiting is allowed daily, 24 hours.
  • Please call prior to entering the units.  An intercom is located at each unit's entrance. Please know that you may be asked to leave the unit based on procedures, events, changes in the environment or a patient's need to rest. We ask that you call prior to returning to the unit to visit if you have been asked to step out.
  • Children under the age of 14 are not permitted to minimize the transmission of infection to both patients and children.
  • If a patient is at risk of an infectious disease, they will be in patient isolation. Please follow all physician recommendations and wash your hands when entering and exiting the room.
  • To decrease the risk of infection, flowers and live plants are not allowed.
  • We ask that you respect all of our patients' privacy and remain in the patient's room while visiting.
  • We ask that visitors be limited to two at a time to decrease stimulation of the patients and allow more workspace for our healthcare team to tend to your family member's needs. We ask that requests for linen be limited due to the needs of our patients.

Visitor Comforts

Each patient's care is carefully planned to meet the individual medical and nursing needs. Our guidelines are designed to help our patients receive rest and care during their stay. The family plays an important role to a patient's adjustment and progress. Because of this, we encourage you to rest and eat adequately.

McLane Dining Room Hours

Breakfast 6:30am  - 10am
Lunch 11am - 2pm
Dinner 4:30pm - 8pm
Midnight 1:30am  - 3:30am
Salad Bar and Pizzas 11:30am - 8pm

Hilton Garden Inn Guest rooms, dining room, room service, pool, club room, boutique and free shuttle. Located west of the hospital, across 31st Street at 1749 Scott Boulevard, Temple, 254-773-0200.

Map of hospital and parking

Hospital Visitor Guide


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